Research Project Manager
Thi Truong oversees the planning and coordination of Age Wave’s comprehensive thought leadership research projects. She works closely with clients and partners to ensure that high quality deliverables fall within scope and are achieved with maximum efficiency.
A savvy advocate of social media, Thi manages Age Wave’s website content and social media campaigns—and brings firsthand Millennial insight to Age Wave’s ongoing conversation about the demographic, social, business, and financial implications of an aging society.
Before joining Age Wave, Thi served as a Program Assistant at Child Family Health International, where she supported the operations of global health education programs in 12 countries, led the organization’s scholarship program, and supported research and advocacy on the topic of sustainable and ethical global health engagement. She brings a deep passion for health and educational equity, having served as Manager of eLearning at Peer Health Exchange, a nonprofit dedicated to improving health outcomes for young people in under-resourced communities. Prior to these positions, Thi spent years at Age Wave as a Project Coordinator on several large-scale research projects before pursuing her master’s degree in Global Studies at the University of Salamanca.
Thi earned her BA in Social Welfare with a double minor in Demography and Geographic Information Science & Technologies from University of California, Berkeley. She has taken numerous college project management courses to hone her skills and exemplify best practices. She is a volunteer mapper at the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team, where she contributes to humanitarian action and community development projects. In her free time, she loves to travel, learn new languages, explore the outdoors, and relax with a good podcast.