Founder of Laotu
Yi Luo is raised in Shenzhen of China, a metropolis while parents are from rural China. Yi holds a MA from the University of Chicago on Social Sciences and a BA from Claremont McKenna College in US on Environmental Analysis and History. Yi is passionate on researching topics of community development and environment, ecotourism, organic agriculture, nature preserve and national park policy, and traditional medicine. Yi has experiences on documentary filmmaking and policy advocacy before starting social enterprise Laotu that helps rural China’s sustainable development through storytelling.