|[ Etc ] Kukkiwon Appoints Lee Dong-Sup, a member of the National Assembly, as Member of Consultant Committee|
Kukkiwon (President Choi Young-Ryul) has appointed Lee Dong-Sup, a member of the National Assembly, as a member of the Consultant Committee.
Kukkiwon held the Member of the Kukkiwon Consultant Committee Appointment Ceremony at Lecture Room #1 of Kukkiwon at 3:00PM on October 24 (Thu) to confer the Appointment Certificate to Lee Dong-Sup, a member of the 20th National Assembly, with President Choi Young-Ryul, executives and employees, and members of the Demonstration Team in attendance.
In September, Lee Dong-Sup was confirmed of his appointment through the 8th Temporary Meeting of the Board of Council (Resolutions in Writing) in accordance with the Articles of Association of Kukkiwon. He is currently actively working as the vice representative of the Bareunmirae Party, a coordinator of the Culture, Sports & Tourism Committee of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea, and president of the National Assembly Taekwondo Federation.
Member of the Consultant Committee Lee Dong-Sup, who is also a 9th Dan holder of Taekwondo, has greatly contributed to the development of Taekwondo, by taking actions such as proposing a bill in 2018 so that the Taekwondo could be designated as national martial art by law. Kukkiwon President Choi Young-Ryul said, ¡°The contributions that Member of the Advisory Committee Lee Dong-Sup has made for the development of Taekwondo was of great support to all the Taekwondo families,¡± and added, ¡°I would like to ask for him to put all his heart and soul to ensure that Kukkiwon moves toward a better future.¡±
After that, Member of the Consultant Committee Lee Dong-Sup expressed his feelings, saying, ¡°I am delighted to be appointed as the consultant of Kukkiwon, the World Taekwondo Headquarters,¡± and added, ¡°I will also provide my support to the efforts to develop Kukkiwon by the newly elected President Choi Young-Ryul and executives and employees of Kukkiwon.¡±
Meanwhile, Kukkiwon has appointed Kang Sung-Jong as a member of the Consultant Committeein July. Kang Sung-Jong is serving as the director of foreign affairs at the Shinhan University Korean People Peaceful Reunification Research Institute, a member of the 17th and 18th National Assembly, and former chairman of the board of Shinhan University.
¡ã Appointment Ceremony (1) - Lee Dong-Sup(right), a newly appointed member of the Kukkiwon Advisory Committee, is taking a commemorative photo after being delivered Appointment Certificate from the Kukkiwon President Choi Young-Ryul at the Member of the Kukkiwon Advisory Committee Appointment Ceremony held by Kukkiwon on Octorber 24.
¡ã Appointment Ceremony (2) - Lee Dong-Sup, a newly appointed member of the Kukkiwon Advisory Committee is expressing his feelings.