Zen Appetit

Stella Shieh

Stella is a choreographer and teacher of modern and Chinese folk dance. Her passion for the artists of her native Taiwan prompted her to become an artistic facilitator, helping to bring an array of Taiwanese performers to the tri-state area for concerts, lectures and demonstrations. She is also the president of Zen Appetit, an Asian event planning service for private parties and businesses. Stella is one of the founders and currently the artistic director of the Asian American Cultural Festival of Long Island (www.aacfli.com) and chairs the events. Presently she is co-chair of the Suffolk County Minority Business Development Council and an active board member of the Suffolk County Asian-American Advisory Board.