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NGOC TRUONG
Event & Education VISTA

Ngoc originally came from the most visited countries in Asia – Viet Nam, where architectural masterpiece, Golden Bridge lifted by two massive “hands of Buddha” was designed and inaugurated. Born and raised in the beautiful and natural country, Ngoc see plants as her buddies and make a true friendship with the Earth. She was inspired by Lauren Singer (owner of Simply Co.) for Zero Waste lifestyle to create a simple and fulfilling life. Yoga is also her soul food, she has been practicing for almost 3 years and planning to enroll Yoga Teacher Training 2019. One of her favorite quote written by Meditation Master Thich Nhat Hanh, “Everyone is a lotus of the Earth. We have to walk in a way that we only print peace and serenity on the Earth. Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet.” She found Urban Harvest STL and admire the great mission of building gorgeous eco farms in the city and strengthen community by donating food and educational service.

Ngoc earned a BA in Accounting at Hoa Sen University in Viet Nam and a MS in Finance at Webster University in Missouri. She was employed by Webster University as a Graduate Assistant and Wells Fargo Advisor as a Sales Product Specialist. In her spare time, she loves to involve in the volunteer events and development programs. She was a council of Diversity and Conclusion, a mentee of Regional Business Council, an intern at Ameren, a member of Walker Edge Career program. She is also passionate in yoga, dancing, sewing, and craft. She is a member of Joy of Yoga, an administrative assistant at Consumer Kinetics Dance Company, and part-time education trainer at Joann fabric and craft.

email: ngoc@urbanharveststl.org