Bunthay Cheam is an undergraduate student of History at the University of Washington with academic interest in Southeast Asian studies. Born in a refugee camp in the Cambodian/Thai border, he came to the U.S. a year later in 1981 and has lived since in the South Seattle area. Bunthay expects to graduate from the University of Washington in June of 2008 with a B.A. in History. He aspires to become involved in social work for the Cambodian population of Washington State.
Ronald “Ron” Kirk is the U.S. Trade Representative for U.S. President Barack Obama. Kirk was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on March 18, 2009, and officially sworn in two days later. Kirk is the 16th trade representative and the first African American to hold the … Read MoreRonald Kirk (1954– )