Born in Vietnam, Thong Tarm’s family immigrated to the United States in the late 1970s. He is a graduate of Lindenwood University with a Bachelor in Information Technology and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Missouri – St. Louis.
Thong has been in the Information Technology field since the late 1990s and has worked with various Fortune 500 companies. He has lead many infrastructure projects as well as teams in different departments.
Thong is dedicated to providing his time and resources to the local community he’s come to call home. He is the Immediate Past President of OCA St. Louis chapter where he works with the Asian American student associations at the local universities to help engage them in the St. Louis community. He also works with local companies to foster connections with the local Asian American community.
Thong is also a past member of the Asian American Chamber of Commerce of St. Louis formation committee, past advisory board member for the Young Asian Professional Association, and the past advisory board member for the Catholic Charities Southside of St. Louis.