The Government today (June 28) announced the re-appointment of three serving members and the appointment of two new members to the Education Commission (EC).


The three re-appointed serving members are Ms Nancy Ho Lan-sang, Mr Joseph Luc Ngai and Mr Wong Kam-leung. The newly appointed members are Dr Winnie Tang Shuk-ming and Mr Herbert Chia Pun-kok. Both of them have strong expertise in technology and entrepreneurship.


The five members have been appointed in their personal capacity. Their terms of membership will be effective from July 1, 2021, except that of Mr Chia, which will be effective from September 1, 2021. Their terms will all end on December 31, 2022.


A spokesman for the Education Bureau said, “Given their rich experience in education and other relevant sectors, we are confident that the five members will provide valuable advice and contribute to the work of the EC.”



The EC membership list with effect from July 1, 2021, is as follows:




Mr Tim Lui Tim-leung



Ex-officio members


Permanent Secretary for Education, Ms Michelle Li Mei-sheung

Chairman, Committee on Professional Development of Teachers and Principals, Professor Alvin Leung Seung-ming

Chairman, Committee on Self-financing Post-secondary Education, Professor Anthony Cheung Bing-leung

Chairman, Curriculum Development Council, Professor Tam Kar-yan

Chairman, Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority Council, Dr Samuel Yung Wing-ki

Chairman, Quality Education Fund Steering Committee, Dr Gordon Tsui Luen-on

Chairman, Standing Committee on Language Education and Research, Dr Anissa Chan Wong Lai-kuen

Chairman, University Grants Committee, Mr Carlson Tong

Chairman, Vocational Training Council, Mr Tony Tai Chark-tong



Non-official members


Ms Kelly Chan Yuen-sau

Mr Eugene Fong Yick-jin

Dr Fung Wai-wah

Ms Nancy Ho Lan-sang

Mr Lau Chun-hung

Dr Leung Wing-hung

Mr Joseph Luc Ngai

Dr Winnie Tang Shuk-ming

Ms Vu Im-fan

Mr Wong Kam-leung

Mr Dieter Yih Lai-tak


Ends/Monday, June 28, 2021

Issued at HKT 12:45