Who is Kevin?
Kevin Vuong is an experienced leader in governance, strategy, and community-building.
One of Her Majesty The Queen's Young Leaders and Canada's Top 30 Under 30, he has served as the voice for over 330,000 young Torontonians at City Hall, and will represent Graduate Students on UofT’s Governing Council with confidence and efficacy.
A proven advocate, Kevin will ensure that graduate students have a voice at our institution’s governing body and will take on initiatives important to us like the preservation of McLaughlin Planetarium.
More about Kevin:
Kevin Vuong is a connector, city-builder, and military officer working to build a stronger, more resilient and prosperous Canada where no one is left behind.
For his work as a community leader, Kevin has been named one of:
- Her Majesty The Queen’s Young Leaders;
- Canada's Top 30 Under 30;
- Ashoka's 100 global Emerging Innovators; and
- FCM's Canada 150 Community Leader.
Winner of the Robert G. Siskind Entrepreneurial Medal at the Ivey School of Business, Kevin was awarded a Harvard Kennedy School of Government Executive Education Fellowship in 2016 to take part in HKS’ Emerging Leaders program; and joined the Faculty of Law at the University of Toronto as a 2017 candidate for the executive-level Global Professional Master of Laws, focusing on public-private partnerships, CSR, and business law.
Most recently, he was appointed a CJPAC Fellow; a Public Fellow as a leading Canadian thinker under 35 for the Spur Festival; and delivered a Walrus Talk on Social Innovation - Innovating Procurement for Social Impact.