Sommith Punyathone is a Junior Technical Officer for the Waste to Value project based in Vientiane. He started his career as a national intern in Swisscontact before getting promoted. Sommith organizes all marketing activities under the project. Previous to this, he worked as an intern for the Department of Information, Culture, and Tourism (DICT) in Champasak province. Sommith began his career as a student volunteer for Student Volunteers Foundation Malaysia in 2016. He graduated with a degree in Tourism Management and Hospitality in 2018. Currently, In June 2018, he was a Junior Technical Office for the MIGIP project based in Pakse.