Officers

Kevin Dang

President

The role of the President is to act as a representative and spokesperson of the Vietnamese Student Association as a whole, authorize and approve things for the best interest of the organization, delegate tasks and responsibilities for all officers, oversee all organizational activity, and maintain a relationship with AASU and MAUVSA.

Major: Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise
Year: Senior
"Life is your professor know that b**** is gon test ya" - J. Cole

Nick Lord

Internal Vice President

The Vice President of the Vietnamese Student Association implements and is in charge of the Big and Little System along with the House system. The VP also oversees service oppportunities, connects with other communities both domestically and internationally, and provides additional support for the other officer positions.

Major: Crop Genetics & Breeding
Year: Senior

Christine Le

External Vice President

The External Vice President is the representative of Virgina Tech at monthly MAUVSA meetings with the VSA organizations from other schools and maintains good relations with the other schools. He/she attends other schools' VSA events and also is in charge of arranging housing/transportation between schools.

Major: Packaging Systems & Design
Year: Junior

Michelle Vu

Secretary

The VSA Secretary is in charge of taking attendance for officers during officer meetings, events and general meetings. He or she also sends out listserv emails to those on the mailing list (automatically added once a member) about upcoming events and club information, take down minutes during the officer meetings, and update the master calender for the officers and for the general members.

Major: Industrial and Systems Engineering
Year: Junior
"I don't know what I'm doing but I know i'm doing it really really well." - Andy Dwyer

Mike Huynh

Treasurer

The treasurer keeps track of cash and debit accounts, maintains a relationship with budget board in order to request funding for all cultural events, keeps an ongoing list of all paid VSA members, and reimburses officers for any extraneous VSA-related purchases.

Major: Hospitality and Tourism Management
Year: Senior

Charlene Lertlumprasert

Public Relations

The public relations officer has the responsibilities of creating (most) facebook events in a timely manner, designing VSA@VT promotional media, and designing culture show promotions (such as the display case, squires' banner, pamphlets,poster, etc). He or she must also be able to use photo editing software.

Major: Industrial Design
Year: Junior

Giang Dieple

Event Coordinator

Event Coordinators plan events that promote bonding experiences in VSA, book and coordinate with venues around the community, create necessary Facebook events and spreadsheets to organize rides, purchase supplies needed for events (with treasurer).

Major: International Studies
Year: Junior
"When one door closes, another door opens" - Harambe

Nick Phandinh

Event Coordinator

Event Coordinators plan events that promote bonding experiences in VSA, book and coordinate with venues around the community, create necessary Facebook events and spreadsheets to organize rides, purchase supplies needed for events (with treasurer).

Major: Mechanical Engineering
Year: Senior

Stephanie Vuong

Fundraising Chair

The fundraising chairs raise money for the organization and philanthropy (One Body Village), obtain sponsorships and fundraising locations, and are in charge of the t-shirt and crewneck design. Major fundraisers are: Summer Car Washes, Pho Night (Fall and Spring), Gift Wrapping (Winter), Chipotle, Buffalo Wild Wings, and Benny's Pizza.

Major: Business Information Technology
Year: Sophomore

Cathy Hoang

Fundraising Chair

The fundraising chairs raise money for the organization and philanthropy (One Body Village), obtain sponsorships and fundraising locations, and are in charge of the t-shirt and crewneck design. Major fundraisers are: Summer Car Washes, Pho Night (Fall and Spring), Gift Wrapping (Winter), Chipotle, Buffalo Wild Wings, and Benny's Pizza.

Major: Biological Sciences
Year: Sophomore

Nicole Tien

Culture Show Chair

The Culture Show Chairs organize the annual culture show, appoint committees deemed necessary (costume, stage design, backstage crew, etc.), meet up with event planning to set up technical aspects for the show, set up room reservations for practices, work with treasurer to budget show funds, and oranize a performance for the AASU Fall Culture Show.

Major: Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience
Year: Sophomore

Mary Duong

Culture Show Chair

The Culture Show Chairs organize the annual culture show, appoint committees deemed necessary (costume, stage design, backstage crew, etc.), meet up with event planning to set up technical aspects for the show, set up room reservations for practices, work with treasurer to budget show funds, and oranize a performance for the AASU Fall Culture Show.

Major: Applied Computational Mathematics
Year: Sophomore

Yusuf Ahmed

Sports Coordinator

The Sports Coordinators are in charge of the Sports program within VSA. They organize teams and practices,sign up for intramural sports and tournaments, order jerseys and lax pinnies, organize field days, and most importantly, bring home CHAMPIONSHIPS.

Major: Chemical Engineering
Year: Junior

Jennifer Yang

Sports Coordinator

The Sports Coordinators are in charge of the Sports program within VSA. They organize teams and practices,sign up for intramural sports and tournaments, order jerseys and lax pinnies, organize field days, and most importantly, bring home CHAMPIONSHIPS.

Major: Animal and Poultry Science
Year: Sophomore
"Dogs are cool"

Tommy Le

Historian

The role of a historian is to make videos, such as short videos (videos for certain meetings that relate to the theme of the general meeting), promotional videos (optional, create short videos to advertise VSA events and to get the word out), update the VSA page on Facebook with photos, videos, and updates on VSA events. The historians also make a tri-fold for Gobblerfest, and create an end-of-the-year scrapbook to summarize the events of the year.

Major: Packaging Systems & Design
Year: Junior

Anthony Tran

Historian

The role of a historian is to make videos, such as short videos (videos for certain meetings that relate to the theme of the general meeting), promotional videos (optional, create short videos to advertise VSA events and to get the word out), update the VSA page on Facebook with photos, videos, and updates on VSA events. The historians also make a tri-fold for Gobblerfest, and create an end-of-the-year scrapbook to summarize the events of the year.

Major: Packaging Systems & Design
Year: Junior

Jennifer Le

Service Chair

The role of the service chair is to plan and execute VSA's community service events as well as inform members about other volunteer opportunities in the Blacksburg area. She also raises awareness and holds fundraisers for VSA's philanthropy, The Catalyst Foundation.

Major: Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise
Year: Junior

Timothy Dang

Webmaster

The webmaster is in charge of maintaining and promoting the VSA website.

Major: Computer Science
Year: Sophomore