Lieu Nguyen is the National Association of Realtors®, NAR, President’s Liaison to Vietnam. She is a Realtor® with Westgate Realty Group, Inc. since 2006 during which time she served as a Commercial Broker, Business Broker as well as a Realtor® where she promoted foreign investments to and from the United States.
From 1988 to 2003, Ms. Lieu grew professionally with Airborne Express where she advanced through several international positions to the role of Country Manager, which she held for eight years. During this time, she led operational turnaround in four countries in SouthEast Asia, restructured strategies, ensured quality, and catapulted customer satisfaction. In addition, she had executive oversight of a team of 62 top- performers. Due to her leadership ability, she was the first woman in this company of more than 27,000 of over 50 years of history to be selected for overseas executive assignments, successfully opening offices in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar.
Ms. Lieu is currently on the Advisory Board for Vietnam National Association of Real Estate Professionals, VNARP; Devotion To Children; HOPE For Tomorrow and the Chairwoman for Miss Vietnam DC. She was the Founding Chairwoman for VietAmCham (Vietnamese American National Chamber of Commerce); member of the founding Board of Directors for Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA), Washington D.C. Metro Chapter. She was involved with the American Chamber of Commerce in HoChiMinh City, United Way, Smithsonian Vietnamese American Heritage Project, the Henry Street Settlement in NY and the Street Children of Hue, Vietnam.