Name: Tim Nguyen
Title: SVO Foundation Board Member; Director of Career Services
Company: East Side Union High School District
Tim Nguyen has a great deal of educational experience on which to build his vision. After earning a BS in Business Administration at San Jose State University, he continued on to an MA in Education Administration.
From there, he devoted four years in the private sector, honing his management skills.
In 1989, he began his career in education as a School and Community Liaison. Then he continued on as an English Language Development Instructor, a Bilingual Education Coordinator, a Site Summer School Coordinator, a Compensatory Education and Education Technology Coordinator, a Coordinator of Supplementary Education, and now as Director of Career Services.
The SVO Foundation is The SVO's line of business, specifically focused on making a local impact in the areas of education, workforce development, civic entrepreneurship, leadership, volunteerism and philanthropy. It accomplishes this through its Strive San Jose initiative and Leadership San Jose program.