Ms. Stephanie Tao (Grade 11/12)


 Stephanie is from Orange County, California and Chicago, USA. She earned her BA in Anthropology at DePaul University  and her M.Ed in International Higher Education at Loyola University Chicago. In between her BA and M.Ed, she taught English in Wuhan, China and completed a graduate program in U.S.-Sino relations at The Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Nanjing. Before arriving at ISM, she was an assistant director of international admissions at Loyola University Chicago and a college counselor at I-Shou International School in southern Taiwan. Stephanie loves to travel, eat delicious food, and learn about cultures. She is excited to be joining the ISM community and looking forward to exploring the Philippines! She can be reached at