Tatum is a U.S citizen and she joins the Chamber from the U.S. Embassies in Yangon, Myanmar, and Nairobi, Kenya, where she worked to advance U.S. political and economic diplomacy. She has worked closely with a wide array of U.S. government agencies, foreign governments, the private sector, and civil society. She previously worked in academia as a researcher and teaching assistant at Harvard Law School and the American University in Cairo where she focused on intellectual property rights issues. She also worked at the Smithsonian Institution as a fundraiser, helping to organize the largest fundraising campaign in any cultural institution's history. She graduated from Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts and Cottey College of Nevada, Missouri. As Executive Director, she oversees business operations and works to implement high-quality, strategic benefits for all members of the Chamber. Tatum is based in Yangon full-time.
Marketing and Events Manager
Mya Theingi studied biomedical sciences in Singapore and during her university years, she was an active member of the student club where she helped to organize school events and led the editorial committee. After graduation, Mya came back to Myanmar and has spent the last five years working primarily in sales and marketing across different sectors including pharmaceuticals and telecommunications.
Having worked as an international sales account and project manager, she has been exposed to communicating with global clients, focusing on building solid relationships and potential business cases. Moreover, she is also experienced in other administrative roles and was particularly involved in setting up SOPs for a streamlined workflow between cross-functional units.
Events and Office Assistant
With a B.A. degree in law, Andrew joined the Chamber from the legal field. Before joining AMCHAM Myanmar, Andrew worked for Lincoln Legal Service and also brings past NGO experience. His responsibilities include handling event and office logistics.