ALUMNI PROFILE

1st Student Profile

Va, Vannak

Nationality: Cambodian
Date of Birth: March 20, 1983

EDUCATION

Seoul National University, Korea
Master's degree in Sport Management (Dream Together Master)

Royal University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Bachelor's degree in Education

WORK EXPERIENCE

Vice Secretary-General of National Clean City Assessment Committee (June 2015-Present)
•In-charge of public awareness, education and promotion of Clean City Movement
•Communication and media relation for Clean City Movement
Personal Assistant to Minister of Tourism and President of National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (June 2015-Present)
•Prepare documents for HE Minister (speech, memo, reports, meeting docs)
•Communication and media relation
Founder of Center for Sport Development of Cambodia, registered with the Ministry of Interior of Cambodia, in cooperation with National Olympic Committee of Cambodia and the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (2016)

Deputy Director of Minister’s Cabinet and Personal Assistant to Minister and President of NOC Ministry of Tourism and National Olympic Committee of Cambodia, Cambodia (January 2010 – Dec 2012)
• Focal point for media and public relation
• Manage documents for President/Minister (speeches, meeting documents, reports, memos)
• Handle corporate communication and media relation
• Take minutes during VIP meetings, courtesy calls by Foreign Ambassadors to Cambodia
• Participated in various Sport events, conferences and meetings of international levels
• Participated in annual ASEAN Tourism Minister Meeting (ASEAN Tourism Forum)
• Participated in annual CLMV, GMS, Mekong-Japan Senior Officer Meetings
• Involved in MICE organizing, event management, protocol, administrative procedures

HONORS AND AWARDS

Silver Medal Award of Civil Servant Official from Government of Cambodia (September 2014)
• For an excellent job performance

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

Office of Council of Ministers of Royal Government of Cambodia (2012)
• Member of Spokesmen for the Ministry of Tourism
Ministry of Tourism of Cambodia (2011)
• Member of Working Group for Developing Cambodia Tourism Development Strategic Plan 2012-2020
(Endorsed by the Office of Council of Ministers, Royal Government of Cambodia)

PERSONAL

• Languages: English (Fluent), Khmer (Native)
• Interests: Aerobic, Cycling, Soccer