Larissa Li was born in Lanzhou City, Gan Su Province. She received her Bachelor Degree in English Language and Literature at Lanzhou University in 2012, and her Master Degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) at the University of York in the UK in 2014.
While at Lanzhou University, Larissa worked as a part-time teacher in the Oxbridge Education Organization, teaching the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) Test course of high school students and adults.
After receiving her Master Degree, she worked at Education First in Shanghai, teaching English, gaining experience with students from many backgrounds, education levels, and ages.
Larissa has played the piano for 10 years, earning the Certificate of Piano Level 9. She greatly enjoys sharing her knowledge of music and Chinese Culture with students and friends.
Larissa joined Mandarin King in May 2014 and looks forward to applying her teaching expertise gained in advanced education and experience teaching English to now teaching Mandarin as well as English.