Lily Yan came to the United States to pursue her music studies at La Sierra University, studying piano and organ with Dr. Kimo Smith. She pursues flute as a secondary instrument and studies under the direction of Dr. Martin Glicklich. She received her Bachelor of Art in Music with the honor of Outstanding Senior of Music in 2019. She is currently studying in the Performer’s Certificate program in piano under Dr. Elvin Rodriguez at La Sierra University.
This year marks the fifth year of Lily's service as piano instructor at La Sierra University’s Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA), the fourth year as accompanist for the AVPA Youth Chorus, and the second year as accompanist and organist for the Church on the Hill in Riverside. She is still on the path to glorify the Lord.