Meet PISE 2020 Board of Trustees
Founder & Executive Advisor
Hung is a final year student at NYU Abu Dhabi. Over the past six years, Hung has been studying and working in five different countries. While in New Zealand, the first country that he settled abroad, Hung was a Youth Ambassador for UNICEF NZ in 2015. Hung started PISE in May 2018 as an opportunity to give back to his home country Vietnam.
Home: Tien Giang & Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Home: Tien Giang & HCMC, VN
Current Location, Abu Dhabi, UAE
After working for HP in Malaysia as a technical specialist, Dong returned to Vietnam to pursue his professional growth in a multi-national tech company. He joined PISE after his extensive involvement with YSEALI and multiple social projects in Central Vietnam. Dong is particularly skilled in fundraising for social projects, and has a great interest in social entrepreneurship.
Home: Da Nang, VN
Current Location: HCMC, VN
Media Campaign Advisor
Though she will be working in Japan upon graduation, Kayla has a passion for Vietnam and its development. Kayla joined PISE during its inception as a mentor in 2018 and has been a fervent supporter ever since. From 2018 to 2019, she was the pillar of foundation of PISE's social media front. Also, as a blogger, Xe has written beautiful opinion pieces that garner millions of views on Facebook.
Home: Lang Son & Ha Noi, VN
Current Location: Beppu, Japan
Passionate about education for socially disadvantaged students, Le decided to become a fellow for "Teach for Vietnam" over her promising full-time offers. Le is also the founder of the World Beyond Classroom Project, an NPO that won the International Exchange Alumni Grant Competition of The U.S. Mission in Vietnam for the grant of $5000. Le joined PISE in March 2019 as a Director of the Training Program, designing PISE's very first comprehensive training program that enabled mentees' success in project management.
Home: Thanh Hoa, VN
Current Location: Quang Nam, VN
Legal & Strategic Advisor
Ngoc has a passion for Vietnam's development and has an immense belief in the prospect of the country. He is working for a growing NGO in New York City after graduating from the University of Notre Dame with a Master's degree in Global Affairs. Ngoc is determined to return to Vietnam in a few years time. He graduated from Hanoi Law University in 2016 with a degree in Economic Laws. He joined PISE in 2018 as one of PISE's first mentor and its first Executive Advisor.
Home: Ha Noi, VN
Current Location: New York, U.S