Brian Leung is the board chair of Hong Kong Democracy Council (HKDC). He testified on Hong Kong’s political development before the House Foreign Affairs Committee in 2020. As a Hong Kong democracy activist, he published a bestselling edited volume on Hong Kong identity in 2015 and became an icon of Hong Kong’s anti-extradition movement in 2019, after unmasking himself and reading a statement on behalf of protesters at the Legislative Council. He completed his L.L.B. and B.Soc.Sc. at the University of Hong Kong, and a M.A. in Political Science at the University of Washington.