Cecilia Shang Benting (USA) - Deputy Principal
Cecilia Shang Benting was born into a family of educators, growing up on a college campus in China. She followed her parents when she entered the field of education in 1990. From there, her career spanned the Pacific Ocean from Beijing to New York, including teaching positions with Tsinghua University, the International School of Beijing, Beaverton School District (a public school system in Oregon), EF International Academy (an international boarding school in New York), and Oregon Episcopal School (a prestigious private school in Portland, Oregon). All three of her children graduated from excellent liberal arts colleges in the United States. She studied and earned degrees from universities in both China and the US. She also holds New York State Attorney License. Cecilia embodies a truly multicultural background that allows her to help NCPA’s students successfully navigate Chinese and American cultures and philosophies.
Bachelor of Law (International Law), Fudan University
Master of Law (International Business Law), Temple University