name : tjia meddelin susanto
nickname : tjia, cia, meddy
pob : singapore
dob : february 3, 1999
occupation : student slash writer
nationality : indonesian
blood type : ab
languages : bahasa and english
a long story of immigration—all four of her grandparents came from china to indonesia between 1930 to 1940. and when they arrived in indonesia , they changed their chinese name with indonesian to avoid xenophobia.
lang became susanto, ho became wijaya. her parents grew up speaking bahasa as their main language, mandarin as their second language and english as their third language.
her grandparents sent her parents to singapore to avoid the nineties riots. early year of 1999, tjia meddelin susanto was born, she quickly adopt english as her first language. whenever her grandparents came to visited, they struggled to communicate to each other.
2005—with careful thought, a big decision was made. her parents chose to went back to indonesia. tjia was seven years old back then, her family chosen a local academy to fulfilled tjia's education. furthermore, they want their granddaughter—their daughter learned indonesia viably.
2017—tjia got an acceptance letter to singapore management university (smu). she took social science as her major. occasionally, her parents will visit her and vice versa.
newest, she look forward to rest of her life— probably running business family.
name : yeri kim
dob : march 5, 1999
nationality : korean
occupation : idol (member of red velvet)