Tuan Nguyen fell into volunteerism while planning on pursuing medicine. His path in volunteerism quickly let him to philanthropy and entrepreneurship. Tuan is now the president of Health Genie Group, a firm which improves the health of health-focused businesses. He is also a partner at Uniforge - a digital marketing firm - and the executive director of the Seekers Centre, an integrative medical clinic.
But the true passion in Tuan's life is community involvement, which he considers essential to a healthy, happy, and successful life. His gratitude for the help him and his family received upon arriving to Canada has inspired a lifelong dedication to volunteerism. So far, his volunteer projects have raised millions for several charities across the country; he has received many prestigious awards including: the United Way Community Builder Award, Top Forty Under Forty, the Dean Philo Award, and CTV's Amazing Person Award. Tuan's name is also engraved on the Wall of Inspiration at Ottawa City Hall. He has been a major contributor to Queen's QBET conferences for many years, and he speaks across the country on topics such as volunteerism, leadership, entrepreneurship, and motivation.