Uyen Tran Chew was born and raised in Danang, Vietnam and came to the U.S. as an international student when she was 18 years-old. She graduated from the University of Texas at Dallas with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Master’s degree in Taxation. During her college years, Uyen was a volunteer tutor for the America Reads/America Counts program and actively participated in community service projects for the Vietnamese Mutual Assistance Association of Greater Dallas. She has also volunteered for the Asian Film Foundation of Dallas and filmAsia by the Crow Collection of Asian Art. Uyen is currently working at STMicroelectronics as a Tax Specialist. She has previously served as ATG’s Treasurer.
What does going Against The Grain mean to you? “Having the courage to pursue what you love doing even if that means having to take bigger risks.”
Quote to live by: “Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” – Plato
Passionate about: Family, travels and FIFA World Cup
Favorite food: Sushi
Can’t live without: My iPhone
Color Personality: True Blue