A native of Shanghai China, Tina immigrated to Calgary Alberta in December 1993. She attended John G Diefenbaker High School from September 1996 to June 1999. Tina studied business administration at the University of Calgary from September 1999 graduating in August 2004 with a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in entrepreneurship and a minor in economics.
In April 1997, Tina began working at Hansen & Company as a receptionist, bookkeeper and legal assistant until January 2005.
In January 2005 Tina returned to Shanghai. From June 2005 until February 2011, she worked as an assistant sales and marking manager in the Third Party Logistics Division of Crown Worldwide Shanghai Branch, an American company with headquarters in Hong Kong. In March 2011, Tina joined Wine Castle Co., Ltd in Weifang Shandong where she worked until October 2014 as a sales and marketing manager.
In May 2015 Tina returned to Calgary. She worked at Loblaws Inc. (Superstore) as a natural value clerk from March 2016 to February 2017. In February 2017, she joined Hansen & Company as a bookkeeper and paralegal. She works in immigration and corporate law. She speaks English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Shanghainese.