Alvin Cheung

Founding President

California Northstate University

Dr Alvin Cheung is one of the seven initial financial sponsors and the Founding President of California Northstate University. Over the last nine years, Dr. Cheung has mobilized a great number of physicians and pharmacists and a few technical professionals to establish this University.

Dr. Cheung began his professional career with Kaiser Permanente and advanced to the senior executive level over a 30-year period in the Northern California Kaiser Permanente Region with a fiscal responsibility of $800 million overseeing the pharmacy operations in 9 hospitals and 45 clinics.  He is a passionate educator and has taught pharmacology for 27 years in the Nursing Program at American River College.