Ivy Bridge Academy Instructors

Yong Jong Shawn Yen – Debate Coach

Yong Jong Shawn Yen – IBA Debate Coach

Master of Business Administration, OWEN GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

Bachelor of Science, and in Intellectual Property Rights

Coach Yong Jong Shawn Yen has many years of debate teaching experience at middle school to collegiate levels.

  • Credentialized in building debate talent and teams, developing competencies against measurable goals, improving consistency in performance.
  • Experienced in regulated industries, inspiring and mentoring and coaching talent to become future leaders.
  • Traveled and worked in 12 countries, bi-lingual
  • Enjoy sports, art, food, and US supreme court oral arguments

Some fun facts about Coach Yong Jong Shawn Yen:

  • Traveled/Worked in 12 countries
  • Favorite super hero: BATMAN
  • Favorite villain: Darth Vader
  • Favorite food: Southern fried chicken (strawberry cream/waffles)
  • Favorite drink: Green Tea
  • Favorite sweets: Twix, Snickers, Butterfinger
  • Favorite ice cream flavor: cookies ’n’ cream
  • Favorite movies: 12 angry men, Recount, The Negotiator, Money ball
  • Favorite songs: hero, the greatest love of all, listen, stronger
  • Favorite books: The Big Short, Money Ball, The Blind Side, The Healing of America
  • Favorite sports to watch: Baseball, Football