Executive Board

The Executive Board manages UVSA’s day-to-day internal and external affairs by approving the organization’s annual planning schedules and operating budgets and serving as official representatives of the organization in the community. Each officer oversees different aspects of the organization including administration, public relations, internal development, and all program and projects. Officers are elected by the General Staff and the Inter-Collegiate Council Representatives. Officers, like all other positions in UVSA, are non-paid volunteers. For a description of each position and duties, please refer to the UVSA Bylaws.

Officers

Cathy Vu

Thinh Nguyen

External Vice President
evp@uvsa.org

Bryan Dang

Sabrina Nguyen

Internal Vice President Elect

Huyen Tran Vu Ho

External Vice President Elect

Angela Pham

Treasurer Elect

Julie Huynh

Secretary Elect

General Staff

The General Staff consist of project directors, event coordinators and administrative volunteers of the organization. The General Staff is responsible for the planning and development of projects, programs, and non-inter-collegiate events for the organization. General Staff Coordinators are appointed by the Executive Board and typically lead a specific department or committee. The General Staff is the largest branch of UVSA consisting of over 250 annual and seasonal volunteers.

Coordinators

Peter Ho

Internal Relations
irc@uvsa.org

Andrew Nguyen

Internal Relations
irc@uvsa.org

Emmerick Doan

Public Relations
emmerick.doan@uvsa.org

David Nguyen

Public Relations
david.nguyen@uvsa.org

Thao Vy Le

High School Outreach
hsoutreach@uvsa.org

Intercollegiate Council

The Inter-Collegiate Council, or ICC, consists of representatives from each member school of UVSA who are responsible for the planning of inter-collegiate activities and providing their respective member schools the opportunity to network with students at other campuses. Member schools consist of officially recognized Vietnamese student organizations from colleges across Southern California who are admitted or removed by simple majority vote of the council. The ICC select a Chair and Vice Chair who will be responsible for the council’s coordination for the year. For a description of each position and duties, please refer to the UVSA Bylaws.

Representatives

Kristen Pham

ICC Chair
UC Riverside

Angela Pham

ICC Vice Chair
Chapman

Vina Pham

Cal Poly Pomona

Roseline Duong

Cal Poly Pomona

Ryan Lieng

San Diego State

Alvin Pham

San Diego State

Khiet Phan

CSU Long Beach

Jennifer Lam

CSU Fullerton

Johnny Lam

CSU Northridge

Jefferson Nguyen

USC

Cindy Lam

USC

Ryan Vu

UC San Diego

Eric Bui

UC Santa Barbara

Anthony Vo

UC Santa Barbara

Khoi Nguyen

UC Irvine

Tet Festival

Making up the largest portion of the General Staff, the Tet Festival event coordinators bring together over 200 volunteer staff and 500 weekend-of volunteers to celebrate the Vietnamese Lunar New Year. For more information about the event, please visit our Tet Festival website.

2020 Directors

Louis Bru

Vice Chair

Cuong Pham

Vice Chair

Christine Vo

Admissions

Huyen Tran Vu Ho

Contest

Julie Huynh

Contest

Thao Vy Le

Decorations

Skylr Phan

Entertainment

Aria Wang

Entertainment

Alan Tran

Media

Linda Nguyen

Pageant

Trinh Nguyen

Opening Ceremony

Ngoc Tu

Opening Ceremony

Jeymz Hipolito

Vendors

Jenny Vo

Volunteers

Debbie Le

Volunteers