Tong is originally from China, where she studied civil engineering during her bachelor's degree. In 2011 she came to Germany and in 2017 she completed her studies in Hanover with an M.Sc. in architecture and urban planning. After graduating, she worked as an architect assistant in an architecture office in Shanghai. There, she has gained a lot of experience in the fields of residential, office, and commercial buildings.
Tong has been working at Cityförster since 2019, specializing in architecture. She focuses mainly on competitions and execution plans.