Hongmei immigrated to the United States and settled down in Seattle in 2001. She has a long history of empowering local communities having worked at numerous nonprofit organizations that support underserved populations in the greater Seattle area. Since graduating from the University of Washington with her Master of Accounting degree, she has pursued leadership roles to further improve equity and accessibility in the city she loves. Her accounting work has supported numerous and diverse projects ranging from providing financial assistance for low-income housing to improving sports accessibility for persons with disabilities. At Washington Filmworks, Hongmei is proud to play a role in promoting the artistic endeavors and creativity of the beautiful state she calls home.