By Jenna Duncan
With a new job, Nancy Hong hopes to expedite her career goal — help create 100,000 jobs.
Hong is now the director of student programs at Texas Woman’s University’s center for women in business after leading the Innovation Greenhouse at the University of North Texas.
“I was a refugee and people gave me jobs, so this is my payback,” said Hong, who was born in Cambodia to Chinese parents during the Vietnam War.
While at UNT, she co-founded the Innovation Greenhouse, a co-working space with support for students looking to start businesses across all disciplines. She coached students for...