Huy Pham was born and raised in Houston, TX, in the diverse suburb of Alief. He is a connoisseur of General Tso's chicken and loves writing and basketball. His game is a mix of a 5'7 Charles Barkley and JJ Barea.
Huy holds degrees in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Philosophy from MIT and a MBA and a JD, Order of the Coif, from Northwestern University.
Huy currently serves on the Board of Directors of BPSOS, a Vietnamese-American non-profit. In the past, Huy has served on the Executive Board of the Vietnamese Culture and Science Association (VCSA) as the Chairman of Youth Programs, as a Board Director of Sunflower Mission, and as a founding member of the Vietnamese-American Scholarship Foundation (VASF).