Tuyet M. Le is an independent consultant and certified professional coach focused on nonprofits organizational development and coaching. Previously, Ms. Le served as executive director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago (Advancing Justice | Chicago), a pan-Asian, not-for-profit organization that builds power through collective advocacy and organizing to achieve racial equity.
During her 19-year tenure, Ms. Le grew the organization from one staff to 14 full-time staff. Advancing Justice | Chicago’s programs included civic engagement, community organizing, leadership development and legal advocacy. Her current board service includes AMPT Advancing Nonprofits, and the Vietnamese Association of Illinois. She has been a panelist, keynote, and rally speaker on a wide range of issues including immigration, disability rights, census, redistricting, and political empowerment.
Ms. Le is a polio survivor and came to the United States as a refugee at the age of three from Vietnam. She was also a 2013 Rockwood Leadership Institute Fellow, and a 2004 Leadership Greater Chicago Fellow.