Sunny Chen (they/she) was born in Nanjing, China, with ancestors from Sichuan and Hubei. She moved to Burnaby, Canada, at the age of six, and completed school in Langley, BC. Sunny began writing at eight years old, and hasn't stopped since. Sunny obtained a student loan and moved to MST lands AKA Vancouver at 17 to earn their BA in psychology, with a minor in English literature. They're the creator and showrunner of Open Ethnicity series. They write, direct, and/or produce music videos. They currently reside on unceded lands belonging to Katzie, Kwantlen, and Semiahmoo First Nations.
"You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it." - Maya Angelou
To quote the classic film High School Musical, "we're all in this together".