Our People

The work of APIA Scholars would not be possible without the efforts and generosity of countless Scholars, advisors, institutions, and supportive companies and their dedicated employees. Learn more about the ones making a difference below:

SHIZUKA ASAKAWA

PHILANTHROPIST

LIZA CAMACHO BEIGHLEY

INTERIOR DESIGNER
BEIGHLEY VANICA DESIGNS

KEVIN BRADLEY

SENIOR MANAGER, GLOBAL DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
THE BOEING COMPANY

GLORIA CHAN

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT & LIFE AND LEADERSHIP COACH
COACHDIVERSITY INSTITUTE

LUCY CHAN

RETIRED VP, FINANCIAL SERVICES
IBM

DR. DORIS MICHIKO CHING

EMERITUS VICE PRESIDENT FOR STUDENT AFFAIRS
UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI'I SYSTEM

T. KAMUELA CHUN

PROJECT DIRECTOR, ACHIEVING THE DREAM
UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI'I COMMUNITY COLLEGES

STEVEN ENG

PAST CHAIR
ASIAN MCDONALD'S OPERATORS ASSOCIATION (AMOA)

ERWIN FURUKAWA

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, NATIONAL ADVISORY
ERNST & YOUNG LLP

KERWIN HIGASHI

REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT
SODEXO

DOREEN WOO HO

INDEPENDENT BANKING & INVESTMENT CONSULTANT
US BANCORP & HERCULES CAPITAL SAN FRANCISCO PORT COMMISION

BILL IMADA

CHAIRMAN & CHIEF CONNECTIVITY OFFICER
IW GROUP, INC.

TARIQ KHAN

FOUNDER & CEO
GLOBAL DIVERSITY MARKETING

SCOTT LORETAN

VICE PRESIDENT GLOBAL INITIATIVES DEPLOYMENT
SODEXO

JIMMY LYNN

CO-FOUNDER & VICE PRESIDENT
KISWE MOBILE

GALE AWAYA MCCALLUM

DOCENT, SMITHSONIAN FREER
SACKLER GALLERIES FRIENDS COUNCIL

KATHRYN K. MLSNA

ASSOCIATE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
PLANNING & OPERATIONS
AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PERIODONTOLOGY

THE HONORABLE RUBY G. MOY

PRESIDENT AND CEO
ASIAN PACIFIC ISLANDERS ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES (APIACU)

KAWIKA RILEY

CHIEF ADVOCATE
OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS

ORR RIVERO

VICE PRESIDENT, HUMAN RESOURCES
MEXICO, LATIN AMERICA & CARIBBEAN HILTON WORLDWIDE

PAT ROGERS

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
BEARS EARS INTER-TRIBAL COALITION

ALEXANDRA D. ROSE, ESQ.

TRANSACTION CONTRACTING LEGAL TEAM
ACCENTURE

JACINTA TITIALII-ABBOTT, ESQ.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
ASIAN AMERICAN JUSTICE CENTER