Thi Truong joined the CFHI team as a Program Assistant in 2019. In this role, she serves as the primary point of contact for prospective and enrolled students and ensures a successful and rewarding experience for participants and global program partners. Prior to joining CFHI, she supported operations and the implementation USAID-funded programs on family planning and maternal health in the Sahel region at the Bixby Center for Population, Health, and Sustainability. She also served as Project Coordinator/Digital Engagement Manager at Age Wave, a research and consultancy company focused on issues around aging and retirement.
Thi earned her B.A. in Social Welfare with a double minor in Demography and Geographic Information Systems from the University of California, Berkeley. She is currently pursuing a Master’s in Global Studies at the Universidad de Salamanca, where she investigates trends in global development and humanitarian affairs. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, exploring new different languages and cultures, and photographing the people and places she visits.