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ChuPheng Lee


I graduated from Metro State University of Minnesota in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science degree. In my non-profit career.....Read Full Bio

Chuxeng Hang


I was born in Laos. However, due to the war my parents immigrated to Thailand like many Hmong families during the Vietnam War.......Read Full Bio

Joe Vang


I was born in a military camp in Northeastern Laos, Xiengkhouang Province, during the Vietnam conflict....Read Full Bio

Mee Vang


Attending a private liberal arts college provided me with my first sense of independence, but also found myself struggling to define who I was and where I came from as a young Hmong American woman.........Read Full Bio

Nao Pheng Xiomg


I have been actively in leadership roles since 2007 in the Hmong community. I presently am serving as President for the Lao Movement for Democracy.........Read Full Bio

Neng Lee


I was born in Xieng Khouang, Laos, but I actually grew up in Banvinai Refugee Camp, Thailand. I had lived in Thailand for two decades. Then, my family and I finally moved to the United States in September 2004...........Read Full Bio

Chue Chou Tchang


: In 1968 I graduated from high school in Laos. 1979-1984 I studied in France and earned a BA degree in Commercial and Advertisement. I have owned and run a private business sewing company for over 25 years......Read Full Bio

Tswv Paul Kong


I was born in Laos and personally experienced the struggles with the Vietnam War conflict. My memories of this time includes treacherous times running through the jungles of Laos and having lived in a refugee camp.....Read Full Bio

Xiong Pao Moua


I was born in Laos on May 5th, 1961. Due to the Vietnam War conflict, my family came to the United States in 1987 to the state of Minnesota. I earned my bachelor degree in 1995 from the University of Wisconsin-Stout with a social work major.....Read Full Bio

Xoua Pha


Xoua Pha left Ban Vinai Refugee Camp in Thailand for the United States at the age of 10. He arrived in Minneapolis, Minnesota in April 1980. He lived in Minneapolis for over 20 years before moving to Coon Rapids with his wife and four children.....Read Full Bio

Peter Pha

Vice Chair

My name is Peter Pha. I was born in the spring time in 1974. In 1980, my family took a long dark journey through the jungle of Laos into Thailand as refugees of war......Read Full Bio