Hieu Vo, MA is a Support Specialist at CONSTANT. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from California State University, Long Beach in 2017. The following year, he moved across the pond to the United Kingdom and earned his Master’s Degree in Political Science from The University of Manchester. With a concentration on public policy and governance, he wrote his Master’s dissertation on the impact of the Global War on Terror on the relationship between the United States and Kenya, analyzing post-colonial counterterrorism strategies.
Prior to his time at CONSTANT, he worked in the state civil service at State Compensation Insurance Fund. As the Equal Employment Opportunity Professional, he facilitated legal and corporate workplace policies battling inappropriate conduct, sexual harassment and discrimination. With an expertise in civil rights advocacy and disaffected populations, he was also part of the team that introduced Diversity & Inclusion practices highlighting belonging, disability and many other cultural changes.
Favorite Disaster Movie: Airplane!
Favorite Acronym: CT
Strangest/Favorite Personal Emergency Kit Item: Chapstick, Sunglasses and a Bandana
First EM Response/Experience: Re-locating displaced employees during CA Wildfires
Hobbies: Surfing, Entertaining friends and family for dinner, Traveling, Being British, Watching football (both NFL & Premier League), Skiing, and Going to Disneyland