Salai Ngun Lian Sang also known as Asang is the Project Director of Peace and Reconciliation Program at CDES. He is a history specialized graduate from Kalay University. In 2012, he completed Intensive Social Studies at Kant Kaw Education Centre. After which, Asang was a volunteer English and Civic Education teacher in the states Shan and Karen.
During his studies, Asang was actively involved in student activities and was elected president of Chin Student Organization in 2010 and 2011. He also was the first president of University Student Union, Kalay founded in 2014. In the same year, he coordinated Chinlung Student Meeting at Hakha in which more than 300 students from Mizoram State of India, Bangladesh, and Myanmar took part.
Asang was a champion in a National Level English Language Impromptu Talk Competition, conducted by Ministry of Education at Nay Pyi Taw in August 2014.