Vue X. Yang

Vue X Yang is the co-founder and currently serves as chairman of the Lao, Hmong and American Veterans Memorial dedicated in 2006 and also the Nong Het Library/Learning Center dedicated in 2011. He and his wife own the UNION ORIENTAL MARKET serving the Sheboygan community since 1982.

He is a chemical Engineer by training and obtained his master degree in Chemical Engineering in 1977 from the French engineering school called “Institut National Des Sciences Appliqués de Lyon, France”. After graduation, he went to work for 4 years as General Field Service Engineer for Schlumberger Overseas Company on the oil drilling platforms of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Yemen and United Arabs Emirates from 1977 to 1981.

Vue X Yang has served four terms as president of the Hmong Mutual Assistance Association of Sheboygan and then two terms as president of the Wisconsin United Coalition of Mutual Assistance Association (WUCMAA) in the early 80’s to early 90’s on a tide of HMAAs booming among the Hmong of Wisconsin and throughout the United States.