In this week’s Community Member Profile we had a chat with Ms. Van to learn more about her…
Name or Nickname:
My real name is Jitladda and my nickname is Van.
MYIS Position / Job title:
Human Resources – Expat & Government
How long have you been a part of MYIS?
I joined MYIS about 2 and a half years ago.
What’s your favorite food?
I like Northern Thai (Issan) food.
What was your first job?
After I graduated from University I helped my aunt at her Thai restaurant in Phuket for a few months and then I went to Maesai in Northern Thailand to be a teacher.
What’s your favorite color?
I have two favorites, green and pink.
What’s the most amazing place you’ve ever traveled to?
Kaeng Krachan in Petchburi. I went there last year and it was so nice to jump into the river and swim. I also love Chantaburi which has nice beaches and a clear view of the sea.
What are 3 things you would want to have with you on a deserted island?
I would want my family, food and a mobile phone with an internet connection.
What actor would you cast to play you in a movie about your life?
Anya Taylor-Joy. I was very impressed by her as Beth Harmon, chess master in the film The Queen’s Gambit.