Rev. Joseph Hung Tran, O.Carm.
Rev. Joseph Hung Tran, O.Carm. was born on December 1, 1976 in Dong Nai, Vietnam. He joined the Carmelites and made his first vows on June 11, 2001 in New York, USA. He received his Master of Divinity degree and certificate in Carmelite Studies from the Washington Theological Union. He was ordained a priest on May 7, 2007. After studies and ordination in the U.S, he came back to Vietnam and taught English and pastoral ministry /church management for the laity and pre-seminarians at the pastoral center of the Archdiocese of Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. In 2009 he was named a member of the community of the General Curia in Rome serving in communication field and Webmaster of the Order.