Introducing Dr. Chung Sik Yong, FFWPU North America Regional President
Dr. Chung Sik Yong, 63, is a native of Korea and has spent the last 12 years as a bedrock of the Unificationist movement in Asia.
Dr. Yong served as the Regional Chair of the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU) and of Universal Peace Federation (UPF) of Asia from May 2008 to October 2020. Before taking this responsibility, he served as the Regional Chair for FFWPU and UPF in Oceania for five years.
From 1990 until 2003, Dr. Yong worked in various nations throughout the world, including: Japan; the United States of America (both in Washington D.C. and New York); Puerto Rico; the Philippines; Thailand; Singapore; and Malaysia (where he lived for five years).
Dr. Yong received his Doctorate Degree in theology from Sun Moon University in Korea in 2005. In 2003, he earned a Master of Business Administration from Gwangju University, also in Korea.
In 1988 he was blessed in marriage by Father and Mother Moon to Yoshie Sasaki, from Japan, and they have three children: two sons and one daughter.
A virtual Appointment Ceremony was held on Tuesday, October 20, at 10:00 a.m. in Korea. Watch his inauguration speech below at his Appointment Ceremony and his words for True Mother and for America.