Weishan Xia is a software engineer working with Intel Corp for more than 20 years. He is currently living in Portland, Oregon with his wife and 2 sons. He attended a 10-Day meditation course and served a 3-day course at Northwest Vipassana Center in 2021. His editor, Justin Xia, is a freshman at Catlin Gabel Upper School. He won MathCounts Oregon State Championship in 2020.