Michael Schroeder, BTh, developed an interest in Asian languages and culture from an early age. He followed his passion to Taiwan, where he spent two years living and studying. Later, he was awarded a full scholarship to pursue Cantonese studies at Zhongshan University in Guangzhou, China.
For the past 10 years, Michael has freelanced as an interpreter and translator. He currently works as a medical interpreter for the Provincial Health Services Authority, and serves as a translator and interpreter at his church. Michael holds a Mandarin-English Interpretation and Translation Diploma from Simon Fraser University.