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A Look into the Life and Career of Dr. Sarah Sun Liew

Dr. Sarah Sun Liew

In the pantheon of contemporary leaders who have seamlessly melded business acumen with educational excellence and political foresight, Dr. Sarah Sun Liew’s name shines prominently. Born in An-dong, South Korea, Dr. Liew has charted a course that transcends borders, disciplines, and industries, embodying the spirit of innovation and unwavering dedication to societal betterment.

Rooted in a legacy that cherishes scholarly pursuit and community engagement, Dr. Liew’s early experiences were profoundly shaped by her family’s prominent roles in education, governance, the armed forces, and the medical field. This rich heritage laid the groundwork for her ambitious educational journey, leading to a plethora of scholarly qualifications. Dr. Liew attained her doctoral degrees in Business Administration, covering a wide array of specializations from international commerce to financial studies, conferred by Pacific State University. Beyond these accomplishments, she pursued further scholarly depth with post-doctoral studies in areas of biblical exposition and Christian philosophies in sales, marketing, and nonprofit leadership. Dr. Liew’s dedication to lifelong learning is further demonstrated through her active participation in advanced education courses at several of the world’s elite institutions, including but not limited to Harvard Business School, MIT Sloan School of Management, and Wharton Business School. Additionally, her academic repertoire is enhanced by her attendance at prestigious programs offered by the Harvard Graduate School of Education, the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and the University of Chicago. This eclectic mix of educational experiences has been a cornerstone in her ability to excel across multiple professional landscapes.

As the CEO of MPS Merchant Services Group and an owner of an ISO office collaborating with Worldpay by FIS, Dr. Liew stands at the forefront of the merchant services industry. Her 28-year tenure has been marked by innovative strategies to support entrepreneurs across scales—from nascent startups to established franchise businesses—thereby fostering a vibrant ecosystem conducive to job creation and economic growth.

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Her leadership extends into real estate as CEO of Meridian Beverly Hills Realty and Management Inc., where she combines her legal expertise (from running Meridian Beverly Hills Investment and Legal Group LLC & Global Investment Immigration) with her deep understanding of market dynamics to offer unparalleled service in real estate brokerage and management.

Beyond her entrepreneurial endeavors lies Dr. Liew’s profound commitment to community service as a senior pastor at Global Jesus Mission Church for over three decades. Through her work with the 501(c)(3) workforce nonprofit Meridian Business Legal Investment Wish Foundation Inc., she has championed IT, business, and education alongside providing critical support for small businesses through various stages of their lifecycle.

Recognizing the imperative role politics plays in shaping societal outcomes, Dr. Liew ventured into the political arena with candidacies for the U.S Congress in 2020, followed by runs for the U.S Senate in 2022 and 2024 underpinned by her studies at Harvard Kennedy School of Government in Public Policy. Her political platform prioritizes economic resilience through job creation while advocating for justice and law enforcement reforms to ensure America remains competitive on the global stage well into the 21st century.

Dr. Liew’s contributions have not gone unnoticed; accolades have consistently recognized her efforts across fields—underscored by features in publications including Yahoo Finance and Politico, among others. Moreover, she has embraced media channels such as Roku TV alongside launching the “Dr. Sarah Liew Shows for Today’s America” podcast, which serves as a beacon for discussions on law and politics, among other pertinent topics.

An avid writer herself, Dr. Liew is engaged in crafting a series of 20 books covering a broad spectrum from entrepreneurship tips shared through titles like “Succeeding in Business in Any Market” co-authored with Brian Tracy—to insightful guides on franchising across sectors including tech startups and real estate ventures aimed at empowering aspiring entrepreneurs with practical knowledge drawn from years of experience.

At heart, though, is Dr. Liew’s unwavering dedication to leveraging every available platform—from academia to business development tools—to foster environments where individuals are empowered to pursue prosperity through hard work underpinned by ethical principles.

Her narrative is one that encapsulates more than just personal success; it embodies a resolute commitment toward leveraging one’s talents for communal upliftment—an inspiring testament that resonates deeply within an ever-evolving socio-economic landscape seeking beacons like Dr. Sarah Sun Liew.

Dr. Sarah Sun Liew ( is a vocal advocate for the fortification of election integrity, leveraging her platform across social media (Facebook: | Instagram: | LinkedIn: | Twitter: She calls for a blend of legal reforms and technological advancements. Dr. Sarah Sun Liew’s campaign underscores the critical importance of a multi-pronged approach in ensuring the democratic process remains secure. She has published more than 50 articles in various media outlets, highlighting her diverse political background and policies. You can view her diverse political views and articles through her website.

Published by: Nelly Chavez

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