Note: Previously known as just the Juniors program (grades 1-5), Juniors/Sprouts are now two sub-programs — Sprouts for campers who have just finished grades 1-3, and Juniors for campers grades 4-5.⠀
Erica Yu, Sprouts PD⠀
Erica is currently working as an architectural associate at a firm that specializes in retail, restaurant, and hospitality design. She was born and raised in Naperville, Illinois and is currently living in Chicago. She graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign with a bachelor’s degree in Architecture. In her spare time, Erica enjoys painting and sketching, watching YouTube cooking videos, playing Beat Saber, and hanging out with her older siblings.⠀
Bradley Lai, Juniors PD⠀
Bradley current lives in Cleveland, OH, after growing up in St. Louis, MO. Since graduating from Case Western Reserve University in biomedical engineering, he has been working at Deloitte in Consulting. This will be Bradley’s 10th year at TAF, and the first as a Juniors PD! He’s extremely excited to see the program grow and thrive alongside the Sprouts program.⠀
Shannon Sung, Sprouts/Juniors PD⠀
Shannon grew up in Seymour, Tennessee and graduated with 37 students in her class. She was raised by two of the most loving and caring Taiwanese parents who are constantly reminding her the importance of gratitude, humility, and compassion. Shannon graduated from DePaul University in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in International Business/Accounting and started her career at Ernst & Young as a fraud consultant in Chicago. After living for many years in the Windy City, she relocated to sunny Los Angeles in 2018 and continues working towards her entrepreneurial dream. In her spare time, Shannon enjoys testing and perfecting baking recipes, reading cookbooks, singing and guitar playing, and catching up on shows!