Announcement of New Race to the Top District Executive Committee Member

Vu Le has been elected as the second Community Partner representative. Below is Vu’s bio.

Vu Le is the Executive Director of the Vietnamese Friendship Association (VFA), which provides academic, leadership, and community engagement programs for low-income immigrant and refugee youth and families, Vietnamese and non-Vietnamese. Vu also chairs the Southeast Seattle Education Coalition (SESEC), a collaboration of schools, community-based organizations, educators, and other stakeholders working to improve schools in Southeast Seattle. He served on the City of Seattle’s Families and Education Levy Advisory Committee. Vu graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with degrees in Psychology and Social Work.