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Cary C. Chen - Vice President

CARY CHEN – Vice President 

Re-elected in 2013; *Original term ended in 2017, now extended to November 2018 to comply with SB415



Professional Experience

  • Geophysicist, Western Geophysical, and UNOCAL 76. (1978-1991)
  • Corporation Executive in charge of International Operations (1991-1995)
  • Founder and Operator of a Contract Furniture Company (1995-present)

Community Invlovment

  • Rowland Resident Since 1981
  • Volunteer driver for Rowland Elementary, Alvarado, and Rowland High. 1994-2003
  • Director of a K-8 after-school and summer school program.
  • Former Principal of Hacienda Heights Area Chinese School.
  • Served two terms at Executive Board of Southern California Council of Chinese Schools.
  • Former President of Southern California Society of International Trade.


  • Bachelor of Science, Geology, Taiwan.
  • Master of Science, Earth Sciences, the University of Akron, Akron, Ohio