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Nguyễn Sơn; Board Member, Director of Administration

Having experienced the detriment of social injustice first hand, Mr. Son Nguyen is a fervent believer that everyone deserves a just and dignified life.  Born in Saigon, Son left Vietnam in 1981 to seek asylum in Thailand as a refugee. Shortly after, he was adopted by an American military family and emigrated to Frankfurt, West Germany. In 1985, Son reunited with his biological family in Seattle, Washington.  

A character true to his name, Son has been dubbed as the "mover of mountains".  With his ability to stand firm in wavering environments, a goal driven personality, harmonious appeal and fierce temperament, Son gets the job done.  At present, Son serves as the Director of Software Applications Architecture for LeasePlan, Atlanta, GA.   His prior professional experiences include leadership positions with Boeing, IBM, Ryder, CSX, and Bax.  Son has a degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Washington.

Over the years, Son utilizes his leadership talents not only in career advancement but also in community development. He currently serves as the Director of Administration for One Body Village.  In this capacity, Son is committed to combat the injustice of child sexual exploitation.  In addition, Son also chairs the Finance Council (a multimillion dollar renovation project) for the Holy Martyrs of Vietnam Catholic Church in Atlanta. Previously, Son managed the Worship Commission, Discipleship and Hospitality Ministries.