Ashley (Wan-Ting) Li

Graduate Research Assistant


While completing her Master’s study in Public Affairs at the LBJ School, Ashley joined the RGK Center in fall 2012 as a Graduate Assistant to assist with the Graduate Portfolio Program in Nonprofit Studies. She will start to work as a Graduate Research Assistant from fall 2013, while continuing to help with the nonprofit portfolio program. 

Prior to graduate school, Ashley worked for NonProfit Incubator in Shanghai, a leading organization in China’s civil society movement. Now blending herself into the States’ nonprofit community, she is interested in sector-wide research, program evaluation and capacity building for nonprofits. Ashley has just served as an Emerging Scholar at The Urban Institute’s Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy in summer 2013. 

Ashley has a B.A in Sociology and is now also taking two portfolio programs in Nonprofit Studies and Arts and Cultural Management and Entrepreneurship.