The full-time staff at CAA includes those who are directly impacted by the issues we work on and are complemented by additional community outreach specialists, interns, and volunteers.

Kennis Chen

Chinese Digital Engagement Advocate

Sally Chen

Education Equity Program Manager

Cynthia Choi

Co-Executive Director

Carly Finkle

Policy Manager

John Fong

Director of Finance

Shelly Gin

Development Manager

Wencie Hoang

Administrative and Program Assistant

Yamuna Hopwood

Communications Manager

Eunice Kim

Stop AAPI Hate Program Manager

Annie Lee

Director of Policy

Shuangyan Li

Chinese Digital Engagement Advocate

Socrates Li

Economic Justice Community Advocate

Wendy Liang

Administrative and Operations Manager

Amos Lim

Economic Justice Program Manager

Mia Nakano

AACRE Director of Information Technology

Jose Ng

Immigrant Rights Program Manager

Jinxia Niu

Chinese Digital Engagement Program Manager

Vincent Pan

Co-Executive Director

Eva Poon

Stop AAPI Hate Administrative Manager

Santosh Seeram-Santana

Legislative Director

Tori Shephard

AACRE Operations and IT Coordinator

Kenny Song

AACRE Director of Operations

Lanlian Szeto

Director of Development

Vanessa Tom

AACRE Administrative Coordinator

Crystal Van

Civic Engagement Program Manager

Andy Wong

Director of Advocacy

Annette Wong

Director of Programs

Olivia Zheng

Immigrant Rights Community Advocate

Vienna Zhu

Administrative & Programs Assistant


The volunteer board of directors at CAA is responsible for long-term strategic and programmatic planning, financial oversight and investments, fundraising, and general governance.

Randall Lowe


Germaine Q Wong

Chair Emeritus

Eddy Zheng

Vice Chair

Eric J. Chang

Elvin Geng

Michael Guo

Olivia Lee

Anna Wang

Randall Yip

Tracy Zhu

AACRE Trustees

The Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality Trustees have overall fiduciary responsibility for the larger network of social justice groups of which CAA is a member, and which shares a common fiscal and administrative infrastructure.

Celia W. Lee


Lisa K. Lee

Vice Chair and Secretary

Christopher Jocson


Jill Kunishima

Daniel Lee

Kosheno Moore

Germaine Q Wong

Victoria Wong

Brian Yee

Michelle MiJung Kim