Anny Chen

Director of Education

Nanjing Normal University

B.S. International Trade


Nicholas Chung

Director of Academic and Technology Operations

Director of College Counseling

University of California, Los Angeles

B.S. Computational and Systems Biology, Concentration in Bioinformatics

As the Director of Operations, Nicholas combines his unique perspective as a former student, instructor, and now director at Masterprep Academy to guide and lead staff to delivering the highest-quality service possible.

Prior to his current role, Nicholas served as a STEM instructor for Masterprep Academy and various other after-school enrichment centers. Outside of Masterprep Academy, Nicholas committed his time as DevOps Project Analyst contractor for Rivian Automotive in Irvine, CA to develop their Business Timing Release Scheduling program. In his undergraduate years, Nicholas has worked as a 911 Emergency Medical Technician at UCLA's Police Department and at Fountain Valley Regional Hospital. 

Nicholas received his bachelors degree in Computational and Systems Biology with a concentration in Bioinformatics at the University of California, Los Angeles in 2021. 


Nikka Batisla-ong

Director of Campus Management and Human Resources

Executive Assistant

University of California, Irvine

B.A. Public Health Policy

B.A. Education, Specialization in Early Childhood & Childhood Development

Nikka received her bachelor’s degree in public health policy with a double in Education, specializing in Early Childhood and Childhood Development at the University of California, Irvine. 

During her undergrad years, she was involved in her club’s High School Outreach program and was later the Director of High School Outreach where she and her team would visit a local Orange County high school to educate high school students about educational opportunities after high school. After graduating college, she began her journey as a healthcare recruiter where she dedicated her time to staffing medical facilities through the pandemic. She then branched out to recruiting, account managing, and business development in the tech, construction, and HR industries.