Ron Tan Jun Yen

General Election 2020 Candidate

Ron Tan Jun Yen

陈俊元/ரான் டான் ஜுன் யென்

  • Ron comes from a Hokkien family and has remained bilingual even though he lived in Perth for a number of years. He also studied Bahasa Indonesia in high school.
  • CPL (NS) Ron Tan is an active NSman serving as a Battalion Casualty Station combat medic.
  • He was part of the Singapore Students Society committee during his university days, holding posts from committee member to president, and was the advisor in his final year.
  • Ron started volunteering with the Workers’ Party at Hougang Constituency Committee in 2012 and has been assisting with the Aljunied Constituency Committee since 2017. He contested in the 2015 General Election in Nee Soon GRC.

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Personal Profile

Age

  • 34

Experience with WP

  • Grassroots work, Legislative Assistant to MP Low Thia Khiang
  • Parliamentary support work
  • Executive committee member of Media Team




Education

  • Bachelor of Law and Bachelor of Commerce, University of Western Australia

Occupation

  • Senior Assistant Manager, NUHS Research Office

Family

  • Married with a daughter

Hopes for Singapore

  • That young Singaporeans step up to take on more responsibilities and be the voice speaking up for their seniors, their cohort, and their children.
  • The preservation of our heritage and traditions while ensuring that no one, regardless of age, gender or background, is neglected.
  • Our children to have equal opportunity to learn, share and excel, and to understand that failure is just a learning milestone.
  • For Singaporeans to shape the Singapore core, and to aspire to fulfil and reach their respective Singaporean Dreams.

General Election 2020

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