Lillian Okoye is the Founder of Fluent In Five, and is also the Creator of its signature program, Zero To Fluent™.  If there's one thing she loves, it's helping people go from zero to fluent in a language. Lillian started learning Mandarin in 2005 while in college in New York City. 

Zero To Fluent™ provides visionary language learners with a custom made curriculum with specific strategies and techniques to help students get fluent in a foreign language in lightning speed.

With a passion for language education, Lillian hopes to empower and inspire the next generation of men and women who dream of getting fluent in a foreign language. Fluent In Five's Zero To Fluent transformational programs help them do just that. Her work has inspired several hundreds of individuals achieve their dreams of getting fluent in a foreign language.

In 2008, she was the winner of a Chinese language competition aired live to millions of viewers in mainland China - one of the highest honors a non-native Chinese speaker can earn in the People's Republic of China. Lillian is a also a professional Chinese/English interpreter and eliminate the linguistic barrier in all types of situations (banking, finance, insurance, medical, and emergencies).

Over the course of her career, Lillian has helped hundreds of students go from zero to fluent in a foreign language.  She received her bachelor's degree in East Asian Studies with a concentration in Chinese modern history from Columbia University in New York City.