Dr. Hai Ho emigrated to U.S. in 1975 and is a son of a former colonel of Republic of Vietnam Military Forces (QLVNCH). He has over 20 years of executive leadership experience in the industry, academia, and non-profit organizations.
He is currently a professor of Electrical Engineering at Kennesaw State University where he teaches in the Bachelors and Masters programs. Prior to that, he was Vice President at global Fortune-500 companies such as Newell Rubbermaid and HID Global. He has led world-wide intellectual workforces and operations in Asia, Europe, and U.S.A, and achieved 17 patent inventions that contributed to best-in-class commercial products that generated millions of dollars in profits.Over the last ten years, he has served as board member, keynote speaker, and advisor in various organizations, including Symposium of Asia-USA Partnership Opportunities (SAUPO), UBDTTTC, National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP), Vietnamese American Leadership Summit (VALS), and ABET.
Dr. Ho is passionate about developing mainstream Vietnamese American leaders in politics, government, and industries, by modernizing our culture and education. As board member, he will help drive strategic focus to help us achieve our mission to build a world-class community.
He is married to his wife of 26 years, Jennifer, and with three happy children. community center and promote the community development in the future.