Uyen (Win) Dinh serves as the Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Office of Legislative Affairs, for the Department of Homeland Security. Prior to joining DHS, Uyen served as President of Win Strategies, a strategic consulting company specializing in national security, space, and geospatial intelligence issues. She also served as the Vice President for Government Relations at GeoEye, Inc.
Prior to her private industry experience, Uyen served as majority counsel on several U.S. House of Representative Committees and offices to include: the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI), the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, and the Office of Rep. Tom Davis (R-VA) specializing in national security and defense, intelligence, and homeland security issues.
In addition to her public and private sector experience, Uyen taught graduate level classes at the Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy at the National Defense University, the U.S. Army War College, and the Charles Koch Institute. She has also had the opportunity to deliver keynote addresses to: the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General Corps, the U.S. Postal Service, the U.S. Army Personnel Command, the Mine Safety and Health Administration, and Arlington County Government.
Born in Saigon, the Republic of Viet Nam, Uyen Dinh immigrated with her family to the United States in 1975. She received her undergraduate degree from James Madison University and her juris doctorate from the Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law. Uyen is a member of the Virginia State Bar.