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Next East-West Center president Suzanne Vares-Lum seeks to build bridges, foster more understanding in Asia-Pacific region

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                                Suzanne Vares-Lum

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    Suzanne Vares-Lum

For Suzanne Vares-Lum, bridging connections has always been a part of her life. Growing up in Wahiawa, she first learned the importance of building bridges through her parents, who came from different upbringings but made it work. And as part of her 34-year career in the Army, she traveled extensively to Asia and Pacific island nations to meet officials and dignitaries to discuss key issues. Read more

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