Hong Nguyen Profile

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Hong Nguyen

Founding Board Member, Treasurer, Secretary & Executive Director

Hong Nguyen was the first person in her immediate family to graduate from college so she has always appreciated education’s importance as a disruptor of intergenerational poverty and is a strong advocate of education for all. She has participated in non-profit work in both an educational and practical context all her life. Hong graduated from UC Berkeley with a minor in Global Poverty and Practice, did research work at the Suitcase Clinic, the first and only student run homeless clinic in Berkeley, participated in the Clinton Global Initiative University, and previously acted as a mentor for students from ages 10-18.