Julie Pham is co-owner of Nguoi Viet Tay Bac-Northwest Vietnamese News and the founder of Sea Beez, a capacity-building program for Seattle’s ethnic media. Julie graduated magna cum laude from the University of California, Berkeley. She taught History at UC Berkeley, managed the Journal of Vietnamese Studies, and earned her PhD in History at Cambridge University as a Gate Cambridge Scholar. She volunteers on the board of directors for the Seattle chapter of Social Venture Partners (SVP) and heads marketing for SVP Fast Pitch. In 2011, she was named to the “40 under 40” business leaders list by Puget Sound Business Journal and voted as “Innovator” in the Verizon Wireless Asian Pacific American Heritage Community Roast Awards.