Viet Mai is an educator, poet and entrepreneur from San Diego, CA. Upon finding his voice through spoken word poetry, Mr. Viet connects with community leaders throughout San Diego and other cities to inspire young people, promote civic engagement, celebrate art and culture, and elevate social consciousness. Highlights include:
- 2017 National Poetry Slam Championship, San Diego PoetrySLAM Team
- 2016 Award of Merit, California Association of Teachers of English
- 2015 Special Commendation, The City of San Diego Race and Human Relations Commission
- 2014 Facilitator of the Year, Aaron Price Fellows Program
After completing his MA in Social Innovation from the University of San Diego, Kroc School of Peace Studies, Viet Mai is exploring the startup community and impact sector to find ways of designing and implementing sustainable change.