New WTF Secretary General Appointed
Friday, February 09, 2007
WTF President Dr. Chungwon Choue has announced that a new Secretary General for WTF has been appointed. The position will be taken by Mr. Jin Suk Yang, an American citizen born in 1942, who has been a two-time mayor of the Corte Madera City within Marin County, California, and has held high-ranking positions in the police and law enforcement.
Mr. Yang holds a Kukkiwon 7th Dan and opened taekwondo gyms in Denver, Colorado and San Pablo, California, after having graduated from Kyung Hee University, College of Physical Education, in 1964. He has numerous years of experience in the fields of management, coupled with his vast knowledge of taekwondo.
The new secretary general will commence his term next week and he will start his work with giving his opinions to the WTF President on the reshuffling of personnel within the WTF Secretariat.