Shunan Teng is the founder and CEO of Tea Drunk, a New York City based tea house that has become a destination for those seeking exceptional tea and tea knowledge. Shunan is known for her relentlessness in-the-field pursuit of tea knowledge and her work in preserving Chinese tea traditions. She travels to historic tea mountains in China every year to harvest and make tea alongside the heritage farmers. She is an avid educator on tea and has spoken on the subject matter at many companies and institutions including Yale University, Christie’s, Van Cleef & Arpels, World Tea Expo, and Stony Brook University.
Teng collaborated with the Metropolitan Museum of Art to execute a temporary Chinese tea house in the museum and is the educator for TED Ed lesson – The History of Tea.