Mrs May Li attended St. Stephen’s Girls’ College from Kindergarten to Form 7 (1960-1974) and graduated from Washington State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration in 1977.  She earned the CMA Canada professional accounting designation in 1985, as well as the AICPA and the HKICPA designations in 2002. Over the years, May has gained extensive experience as senior accounting and financial executives in the Life Insurance Industry in both Canada and Hong Kong. 
Her last role was Regional Financial Controller of the Zurich Assurance Company. May retired from her financial career in 2009 and formed an accounting and secretarial services company called My Professional Limited with her partner.  Her favourite hobby is Chinese Operatic Singing and also devotes herself to community services.  Last year, May became a volunteer and assistant Treasurer of the Foundation.  In May 2014, she formally became a trustee and the Treasurer of the Foundation.