Ta Gay has recently joined United Way of Allen County on October 24 th , 2022 and is the Community Impact Coordinator. She was born in Myanmar and lived in a refugee camp in Thailand for more than 10 years due to the conflict in her country. She moved the United States in 2006 with her family and started her new life. Ta Gay attended University of Southern Indiana in Evansville and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Global Studies. After she graduated, she joined the Peace Corps and after that, she worked at Ivy Tech with TRIO Student Support Services. She is now ready to start her new journey with United Way of Allen County.