Mikaela Williams is a senior at American University. She is majoring in Interdisciplinary CLEG (Communications, Legal Studies, Economics, and Government) with a concentration in Economics, and has a minor in the Chinese language. In 2017, Mikaela studied abroad at Peking University in the China Studies Institute. And also volunteered with the Dew Drops Little Flower orphanage at the Jingdu Children’s Hospital. At US-China Strong, she hopes to help reshape the narrative of China. Through her research, she wants to educate young people about all the benefits of understanding US-China relations.