Mr. Shi has been an independent director since 2020. Since September 2019, Mr. Shi has been the Vice President of Dongguan Newspaper Culture Communication Co., Ltd. From May 2018 through August 2019, he was Executive Dean of Duowei Training Institute. From April 2017 through April 2018, Mr. Shi was Vice Principal of Guangdong School of Science and Technology. From September 2016 through March 2017, he was Vice Principal of Dongguan Yuehua School. From May 2014 through August 2016, Mr. Shi was the Chief Counselor of the Dongguan Communist Youth League. Mr. Shi earned his B.A. from Yantai Normal University and is studying for a master’s degree in cultural industry management from Peking University. We have chosen Mr. Shi to serve as a member of our Board of Directors due to his media experience and corporate training experience, which we are hopeful will benefit Dogness’ efforts to promote its products and brand and enhance the corporate culture.