Executive Director, Hmong Innovating Politics
Cha Vang is the co-founder and Executive Director of Hmong Innovating Politics (HIP), whose mission is to strengthen the power of disenfranchised communities through innovative civic engagement and strategic grassroots mobilization. Founded in 2012, HIP set out to address the lack of representation and voices at the decision-making table. Previously, Ms. Vang work tirelessly as a community organizer to improve outcomes for children and families in the Sacramento region. She was born in the refugee camps of Thailand and raised in South Sacramento.