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.

Aisa M. Villarosa

Stop AAPI Hate Director of Youth Organizing and Programs

Alice Cheng

Education Equity Community Advocate

Amos Lim

Economic Justice Program Manager

Andrew Lee

Development Coordinator

Andy Wong

Managing Director of Advocacy

Anisha Hingorani

Policy Manager

Annette Wong

Managing Director of Programs

Annie Lee

Managing Director of Policy

Anthony Huang

Economic Justice Program Assistant

Ashley Iwanaga

Stop AAPI Hate Director of Coalition Operations and Culture

Becca Bastron

Stop AAPI Hate Data Manager

Becca Chen

Stop AAPI Hate Administrative and Communications Coordinator

Betty Lau

Receptionist and Administrative Assistant

Cheryl Truong

AACRE Communications Associate

Crystal Van

Civic Engagement Program Manager

Cynthia Choi

Co-Executive Director

Denise Chen

Civic Engagement Community Advocate

Eunice Kim

Stop AAPI Hate Program Manager

Eva Poon

Stop AAPI Hate Administrative Manager

Florence Go

AACRE Program Advocate

Gin Ma

Immigrant Rights Advocate

Grace Li

Communications Manager

Helen Ho

Research and Evaluation Manager

Janice Li

Coalition for Community Safety and Justice Director

Jeffrey Chung

AACRE Digital Database Administrator

Jeremy Rye

Managing Director of Development

Jinxia Niu

Chinese Digital Engagement Program Manager

John Fong

Director of Finance

Jose Ng

Immigrant Rights Program Manager

Kelly Wong

Immigrant Rights Community Advocate


Chinese Digital Engagement Advocate

Lee Wang

Stop AAPI Hate Managing Director

Ly Nguyen

Stop AAPI Hate Director of Corporate Engagement

Meeyong Schwartz

AACRE Donor Systems Manager

Mey Sok

Stop AAPI Hate Advocacy Coordinator

Miko Lee

AACRE Program Director

Monique Thornton

Stop AAPI Hate Development and Administrative Coordinator

Muy Yam

AACRE Senior Human Resources Manager

Nhi Nguyen

Community Safety and Justice Policy Manager

Nicholas Gee

Advocacy Manager

Nicholas Ong

AACRE Administrative Coordinator

Rose Lee

Stop AAPI Hate Director of Communications

Sally Chen

Education Equity Program Manager

Santosh Seeram-Santana

Legislative Director

Shanti Elise Prasad

CAA Advocacy Manager

Shelly Gin

Development Manager

Sheryl Fontanilla

AACRE Finance Manager


Advocacy Coordinator

Sin Yen Ling

Director of Communications

Socrates Li

Economic Justice Community Advocate

Stephanie Chan

Stop AAPI Hate Research Manager

Teresa Nguyen

Stop AAPI Hate Development Coordinator

Tori Shepard

AACRE Operations and IT Coordinator

Tracy Zhu

AACRE Deputy Director

Trinh Le

Director of Community Capacity

Vincent Pan

Co-Executive Director

Wendy Liang

Administrative and Operations Manager

Xiaojun Jiang

Economic Justice Program Assistant

Yamuna Hopwood

Stop AAPI Hate Communications Manager

Yuuki Nishida

Stop AAPI Hate Communications Coordinator


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

Anna Wang

Eric J. Chang

Janine Zhu

Michael Guo

Olivia Lee

Randall Yip

Rory Zia

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


Brian Yee

Chandara Phanachone

Germaine Q Wong

Henry Der

Jill Kunishima

Kosheno Moore

Michelle MiJung Kim

Sandhya Jha

Miguel de la Fuente-Lau

Victoria Wong