Maria Nguyen Cong, Board Member
Maria is a first generation Vietnamese American, having been born and raised here in the United States. Retaining the best of both cultures is her lifelong goal, culminating in her fluency in both languages and customs. She is an engineer at a biomedical device company in Minnesota, and is involved in the Vietnamese Eucharistic Youth Group at both the regional and local levels in her spare time.
Maria is passionate about sharing her talents for the betterment of the lives of the youth around her through youth ministry, teaching, music, and dance. This passion has led her to involvement in One Body Village, serving as Secretary, as well as an advocate for the rights of the youth overseas.