Advisors and Sponsors
Chang Wang, Advisor and Sponsor
Wang is a licensed attorney in New York, the District of Columbia, Minnesota, and federal courts. He specializes in immigration law, art law and foreign direct investment.
Wang is the second Chinese ever elected to the prestigious American Law Institute (ALI), Vice Chair of International Legal Education and Specialist Certification Committee and Vice Chair of Art and Cultural Property Law Committee at the American Bar Association (ABA); and a member of the ABA Human Rights Advisory Council. He also serves on the ABA Steering Groups for Chinese Law, and Immigration and Naturalization Law. He is a member of Civil Engagement Committee of Minnesota Governor Dayton’s Diversity & Inclusion Council, and a board member of Immigration Law Council, Minnesota State Bar Association. He was also appointed as a member of Minnesota Zoological Board by Governor Mark Dayton.
He holds associate and adjunct professorships at ten law schools and business schools in the US, China, Austria, Switzerland, and Italy. Wang has published six books and numerous essays and academic papers on law, art, and US-China relations.
Rob Hafiz, Advisor and Sponsor
A native of St. Paul, MN, Rob has a BA from the University of St. Thomas.
Martin Hyndman, Advisor and Sponsor
Martin holds a bachelor’s degree in applied chemistry and a teaching certificate of education from Nottingham Trent University UK; a masters degree in education from the Open University UK.
He is an active member of St Paul Boat Club and coaches rowing to new novice members. He is passionate about travel and taking time to appreciate local cultures.