Huimin started her music journey at the tender age of 6 in her church children’s choir and professional classical voice training at age 13. By the time she was 15, Huimin had started conducting choirs as a student conductor in CHIJ Toa Payoh Secondary School and later Catholic Junior College. In 2001, she represented Singapore in the Takasaki International Arts and Music Competition (Vocal Component) and won a merit award. An avid songwriter, she has also won various awards in song writing competitions.
In 2007, Huimin was awarded a scholarship from Lasalle College of the Arts and the National Arts Council (NAC) Local Bursary Award in recognition of her artistic potential.
Huimin has also been singing and doing musical arrangements for backing vocals and choirs for various local TV shows on channel 5, channel 8 and Suria as well as for various artists across Asia including Jacky Chung. As an active performer, she was featured in the Mosaic Festival, one of Singapore’s most recognised music festivals. She was also a lead in the musical “Soundwaves 2013” , which ran at the Esplanade Theater. In 2014, she was one of the soloists for the Chingay Opening Theme Song “Hua Tong Xin”.
In 2014, Huimin received the special jury award, Outstanding Conductor Award at the VII Orientale Concentus. Schools under her baton have received “Certificate of Distinction” and Gold awards in competitions, both locally and internationally.
Huimin holds a Bachelor, Hons, in Arts (Music) majoring in Voice, Level 3 Kodaly Seminar Asia (Kodaly Institute of the Liszt Ference Academy of Music, Kecskemet, Hungary), ATCL Diploma Singing from Trinity College of the Arts, Grade 8 Piano and Theory from Associate Board of the Royal School of Music and a Specialist Diploma in Arts Education from NIE/NTU.