Natasha Jung: Navigating Asian Culture, Stigma & Mental Health
Natasha Jung is a multi-disciplinary creative and leader with a passion for diverse storytelling, community and people.
She is the Founder and Executive Producer of Cold Tea Collective, a media company and community for, by and about Asian millennials navigating their identities through storytelling. She founded this collective when she experienced a transformational stage in her life and saw the value in hearing and seeing stories she and her peers could identify with on a cultural level. Since 2017, Cold Tea Collective has shared stories from the cast of Crazy Rich Asians, Riverdale, Marvel films, and more, while also sharing the stories of everyday Asian youth across North America. Natasha has also worked in the fields of broadcast media, marketing, education and technology.
A community-minded leader, Natasha is the Past-Chair of the Leaders of Tomorrow Program with the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade, has participated in several non-profit boards. In 2013, she was named one of Richmond’s “30 Under 30” and has also been recognized by the United Global Chinese Womens’ Association of Canada, and Deloitte Canada for her work in youth leadership development and entertainment arts. In 2019, Natasha delivered her first TEDx talk and looks forward to speaking at Health Talks.