Alice Cheng joined COPE Health Solutions in October 2013 as the Alumni Coordinator. Currently, she is the Manager of Alumni & External Affairs. As Manager, Ms. Cheng organizes internal and external corporate events. Ms. Cheng was recently involved with event planning for COPE Health Solution’s inaugural conference in September 2017, Population Health 360 – New Orleans. Ms. Cheng’s duties in event planning involved arranging site visitations, managing contract negotiations, developing budgets, overseeing event registration, conducting event marketing and branding and assisting with rooms for speakers and attendees. Ms. Cheng is currently preparing for the upcoming regional Population Health 360 Conferences in New York and California, respectively.
Ms. Cheng also manages COPE Connect, a network designed to enhance the student experience from scholars in the COPE Health Scholars programs. Ms. Cheng’s responsibilities include developing COPE Connect messages and monthly newsletters, organizing valuable workshops and events for members and the community and maintaining and building relationships with vendors for COPE Connect. Additionally, Ms. Cheng assists with website management and branding and handles external marketing communications.
Prior to joining COPE Health Solutions, Ms. Cheng taught courses in management and organizational behavior to more than 400 undergraduate students as a Teaching Assistant at the University of California, Riverside. Her professionalism and abilities in teaching were recognized in May 2013 when she received the Distinguished Teaching Assistant Award in Business Administration.
Ms. Cheng currently holds an M.B.A. in Management and Marketing from the A. Gary Anderson School of Management in the University of California, Riverside. She also graduated Magna Cum Laude at the University of California, Riverside, with a B.A. in Global Studies and a minor in Asian Studies. She is a member of the historical liberal arts honors society, Phi Beta Kappa, and is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin. She is currently in the process of obtaining the Certificate for Meeting Professionals (CMP).