Horton Li completed his DDS from the College of Dentistry at the University of Kentucky where he also graduated with a BS degree. Haotian Li (his Chinese name) came to the United States from China in 2006. As a former student in China, Hoatian enjoyed being an amateur actor for Xi’an Television Broadcasting Company. Since coming to America, Hoatian has experienced many rewarding opportunities.
From 2006-2009, he was a student at Saint Edward’s School in Vero Beach, Florida, where we was fondly known as “Horton.” He served as Assistant to the World Language Department and president of the Chinese Club.
Horton truly enjoys helping others learn Chinese. He was elected Secretary/Treasurer for Saint Edward’s Chapter of the National Honors Society, Historian for the Choir and received the Junior Class Character Award. He is a member of the International Thespian Honors Society, Mu Alpha Theta Math Club and Model United Nations.
In 2008, Horton was bestowed the honor of being selected as a mentor for the Miracle Corners of the World Youth Leadership Retreat, hosted by New York University and held at Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont.