Thu joined The Bill Lane Center for the American West as a Finance and Program Associate in June 2017. Thu works closely with Preeti Hehmeyer on the development and execution of the Sophomore College program and the Center's many research projects, with a focus on public health. Thu is also responsible for the Center's operations and finances.
Prior to joining the Bill Lane Center for the American West, Thu worked for the Stanford School of Medicine. She is currently still an active volunteer for Stanford Hospital and serves as the Head of Fundraising and Donor Relation for Viethope, an educational nonprofit organization.
Thu holds a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry with a minor in Business Administration from San Jose State University. She is working toward Medical School.