Hong Van Pham
Research Associate, Children & Families Program
Hong Van comes to Next Generation with a strong background in research and advocacy work. Prior to joining Next Generation, Hong Van was a Research Analyst at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research where she worked on a national study that examined barriers to higher education for low-income students and developed interventions to improve access and enrollment. She also served as a Vietnamese interpreter and advocate for low-income and uninsured patients in San Jose. At Next Generation, Hong Van conducts research on early childhood issues and policies, and supports the California Work & Family Coalition's efforts to advance family-friendly policies. Hong Van graduated from Stanford University with an interdisciplinary degree in Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity, and a minor in Education Research and Policy.