Operating Van Ho, Agritage has 70% of its employees who are local. Dong Rung Van Ho Cooperative, founded by the residents of Buot village and the residents of Chieng Yen commune, is the unit that operates all activities at the Heritage Agricultural Village. Besides, there is the companionship of highly qualified experts from Social Enterprises Agritage Vietnam.

We are proud to present to you the outstanding faces of Van Ho Agritage


Dong Rung Cooperative Board of Directors.

Chairman of the Board of Directors, Strategic advisor, Dr. Ho Ngoc Son

Dr. Ho Ngoc Son has worked and researched for many years on Biodiversity Conservation and Climate Change Adaptation in Australia and holds many important positions at the Faculty of Forestry, Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry. Dr. Son has spent more than 10 years researching the indigenous knowledge of ethnic minorities in the Northwest mountains. Currently, he is interested and devotes most of his time to his scientific research career with the topic Indigenous knowledge and adaptability to climate change in Vietnam. We believe that, with his deep understanding of the knowledge of the ethnic minority community as well as the scientific and technical knowledge he has acquired during his domestic and international work, the development orientations of The strategic development of Van Ho Agritage will be planned in a clear, scientific and visionary manner.

Ms. Dinh Thi Huyen, member of the Board of Directors, business strategy advisor.

Ms. Dinh Thi Huyen is a Muong ethnic, has 15 years of experience in start-up activities and startup training for ethnic minority communities. Huyen is also the Director of the Northwest Development Cooperation Center – a non-governmental organization that works to protect the rights and voices of ethnic minority communities in Vietnam. With direct experience in running many investment and business development projects with ethnic minority communities, Ms. Huyen joins the Board of Directors of Forest Farm Cooperative to help advise on business strategies and marketing.

Mr. Ha Van Dung, member of the Board of Directors of the cooperative, Secretary of Butt village.

Mr. Dung is a Thai ethnic, a person of prestige and voice in the local community. He participates as a consultant on the development of community activities at Van Ho Agritage.

Mr. Ha Van Phuc, member of the Management Board of the cooperative, Head of Butt village.

Mr. Phuc is a Thai ethnic, and has a lot of experience in managing community activities in the village. Mr. Phuc joined the Board of Directors with the role of guiding the development of agricultural production activities in Bot village.

Mr. Ha Van Nguy, a member of the Board of Directors of the cooperative, a prestigious person of But village.

Mr. Ha Van Nguy was elected by the villagers as a prestigious person in the community because of the


Board of Directors of Dong forest cooperative

Mr. Ha Van Nguyen, Director of Dong Rung Cooperative.

General manager and in charge of tourism service coordination activities in the village

Mr. Ha Van Phuc, Deputy Director of Dong Rung Cooperative.

Managing agricultural production activities of the Cooperative.

Ms. Vi Thi Man, Leader of Hoa Buoi group – group of organic agricultural products Assoc

Ms. Ha Thi Them, Head of Dong Xanh group – group of organic agricultural products Assoc.

Ms. Ha Thi Mai, Head of Suoi Ca organic agricultural production group

Ms. Vi Thi Theu, Team Leader of organic agricultural products Green Tea.

Ms. Dang Thi Lan, Cooking Team Leader at Agritage Hill

Ms. Dinh Thi Giang, Room Team Leader at Agritage Hill

Mr. Ha Van Hung, Head of motorbike taxi group in the village.