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:

AIMÉE MEHER-HOMJI

CHAIR, APIA SCHOLARS BOARD OF DIRECTORS
VICE PRESIDENT, TALENT ACQUISITION
SODEXO

Julie Caperton

Head of Banking, Lending & Trust
Wealth & Investment Management (WIM)
Wells Fargo & Company

Eugene Chasin

PRESIDENT & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
SAY YES TO EDUCATION

Jimmy Ferguson

OWNER/OPERATOR
MCDONALD'S OF GREATER HOUSTON

Mahrukh S. Hussain

VICE PRESIDENT – U.S. GENERAL COUNSEL
MCDONALD’S CORPORATION

KIMO KIPPEN

FORMER CHAIR, APIA SCHOLARS BOARD OF DIRECTORS
FOUNDER, ALOHA LEARNING ADVISORS
HILTON WORLDWIDE

NANCY LEE

Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff to the Executive Chairman
The Walt Disney Company

CELINA LI

VICE PRESIDENT
COCA-COLA COMPANY

Betty Lo

PRESIDENT & FOUNDER
GULF SUN INVESTMENTS

Marty Lorenzo

VICE PRESIDENT, LEGAL AFFAIRS
PETCO

JEFF LUONG

Vice President
Radio Access Network Construction and Operations

William F. L. “Bill” Moses

Managing Director, Education
The Kresge Foundation

Nidhi Munjal

Vice President of International Partnership Services
Walmart

DOUG MURTHA

GROUP VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE STRATEGY & PLANNING
TOYOTA MOTOR NORTH AMERICA, INC.

KIYOSHI NAKASAKA

PRESIDENT & CEO
WASHINGTON CORE

CHITRA NAWBATT

GLOBAL HEAD OF MARKET SOLUTIONS
GENPACT

JUN S. OH

HEAD OF THEATRICAL AND INTERACTIVE BUSINESS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS
SKYDANCE MEDIA

TIFFANY SMITH-ANOA'I

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, ENTERTAINMENT DIVERSITY & COMMUNICATIONS
CBS TELEVISION

Wally Suphap

Writer, Lawyer and Advocate
Columbia University

JASON WONG

Vice President
Treasurer and Investor Relations at Tiffany & Co.

Chee Ia Yang

CHAIR OF THE SCHOLAR ADVISORY COMMITTEE