Ming Tsai

National Advisory Board President

Ming Tsai is the owner of the restaurants Blue Ginger and Blue Dragon in Wellesley and Boston, MA. Ming has also hosted several shows on the Food Network, including Emmy Award-Winning East Meets West with Ming Tsai. He is currently the executive producer and host of the public television show, Simply Ming. In addition to television, Ming has authored 5 cookbooks.

After meeting Carla Tardif, CEO of Family Reach, in 2010, Ming knew he wanted to be closely involved with Family Reach. Ming has been a tremendous advocate of the Family Reach mission and provides support on a number of fronts. He hosts Family Reach families at his restaurants, offering them a rare night out to enjoy delicious food and a heavy dose of positive energy and encouragement. Ming has traveled to various Family Reach partner hospitals across the country, providing cooking demonstrations for cancer patients and their families, teaching them the importance of wholesome meals. Through his many efforts on behalf of Family Reach, including the widely known Cooking Live! event series he created in 2012, he has raised millions of dollars.