Lillian Okoye is the Founder of Fluent In Five and is the Creator of 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 also an English/Chinese interpreter and has helped hundreds of people in all types of situations, ranging from banking, finance, insurance, and medical/health.
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.