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Joseph Ku

Joseph Ku
Joseph Ku serves as a board member for the St. Francis Xavier Lay Missionary Society and brings with him considerable experience building up new faith communities and addressing the spiritual needs of Chinese-speaking Catholic communities.  
Originally from Taiwan, Joseph got his PhD in Electrical Engineering from Oregon State University, worked in the high tech field at Silicon Valley and Taiwan through many years, and is now retired and living in Palo Alto. 

As one of the founding members of the San Jose Chinese Catholic Mission in the Diocese of San Jose since 1981, he is very familiar with the unique culture and spiritual needs of Chinese Catholic communities, and is still serving within that community in various capacities. He has a passion for supporting the evangelization mission of the universal Church, especially for Chinese people.