2019 Leadership Network Members

 

The CAUSE Leadership Network is an invitation-only, membership program and platform for next generation leaders to channel skills, expertise and passion for the purpose of cross-sector advancement and the empowerment of APA communities. Through opportunities for key connections, knowledge-sharing, and dialogue, CLN is a space dedicated to the mutual advancement of emerging APA leaders across all sectors. CLN members are committed to creating space for and driving our collective APA community forward.

 
 
Alton Wang

Alton Wang

Andrew Murphy  Policy Deputy Office of LAUSD Board President Monica Garcia

Andrew Murphy

Policy Deputy
Office of LAUSD Board President Monica Garcia

Anna Marie Cruz  Founder  Entrepinayship

Anna Marie Cruz

Founder
Entrepinayship

Bryant Yang  Assistant US Attorney US Attorney's Office

Bryant Yang

Assistant US Attorney
US Attorney's Office

 
Claire Kitayama  Director, Operations & Business Intelligence  United Way of Greater Los Angeles

Claire Kitayama

Director, Operations & Business Intelligence
United Way of Greater Los Angeles

Clayton Yeung  Director, Community Alliances, Events, & Engagement   Nielsen

Clayton Yeung

Director, Community Alliances, Events, & Engagement
Nielsen

Connie Lee  Vice President  Citi Community Capital

Connie Lee

Vice President
Citi Community Capital

Devin Osiri  Executive Director  Los Angeles County Democratic Party

Devin Osiri

Executive Director
Los Angeles County Democratic Party

 
Dora Quach  Development Manager  East West Players

Dora Quach

Development Manager
East West Players

Edward Lee  Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine  USC Keck School of Medicine

Edward Lee

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
USC Keck School of Medicine

Elnie Vannatim  Director, Government & Public Affairs  21st Century Fox

Elnie Vannatim

Director, Government & Public Affairs
21st Century Fox

Emi Kamemoto  Human Resources Executive Creative Artists Agency

Emi Kamemoto

Human Resources Executive
Creative Artists Agency

 
Emmanor Rigonan  Tax Attorney US Tax Shield

Emmanor Rigonan

Tax Attorney
US Tax Shield

Farzana Nayani  Diversity & Inclusion Specialist  Manazil Management, LLC

Farzana Nayani

Diversity & Inclusion Specialist
Manazil Management, LLC

Gerrard Panahon  Senior Financial Analyst, FP&A  NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Gerrard Panahon

Senior Financial Analyst, FP&A
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Henry Lo  Boardmember  Garvey School District

Henry Lo

Boardmember
Garvey School District

 
James Roh  Chief Operating Officer Transparent Arts

James Roh

Chief Operating Officer
Transparent Arts

Jeff Maloney  Chief Staff Counsel  Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy

Jeff Maloney

Chief Staff Counsel
Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy

Jen Harris  Prevention Coordinator  Behavioral Health Services, Inc

Jen Harris

Prevention Coordinator
Behavioral Health Services, Inc

Jessica Lee  Co-Founder + Executive Director   Spectrum Works

Jessica Lee

Co-Founder + Executive Director
Spectrum Works

 
John Yi  Executive Director  Los Angeles Walks

John Yi

Executive Director
Los Angeles Walks

Joseph Bernardo  Intercultural Affairs Associate  Loyola Marymount University

Joseph Bernardo

Intercultural Affairs Associate
Loyola Marymount University

Justin Ching  Producer  j-school

Justin Ching

Producer
j-school

Justin Tandingan  Managing Director of Recruitment  Teach for America

Justin Tandingan

Managing Director of Recruitment
Teach for America

 
Kavi Lal  Program Associate  Annenberg Foundation

Kavi Lal

Program Associate
Annenberg Foundation

Kelly Honda Takasu  Public Policy Manager  Alzheimer's Los Angeles

Kelly Honda Takasu

Public Policy Manager
Alzheimer's Los Angeles

Kenney Tran  Store Manager  Walmart

Kenney Tran

Store Manager
Walmart

Kevin Lian  Executive Director  Pet Partners , California Chapter

Kevin Lian

Executive Director
Pet Partners, California Chapter

 
Lawrence Shih  Board of Supervisor's Deputy LA County Dept of Public Social Services  (Former Deputy District Director)

Lawrence Shih

Board of Supervisor's Deputy
LA County Dept of Public Social Services
(Former Deputy District Director)

Lindsey Horowitz  Corps Member  Teach for America

Lindsey Horowitz

Corps Member
Teach for America

Max Reyes  Senior Management Analyst City of Los Angeles

Max Reyes

Senior Management Analyst
City of Los Angeles

Melanie Yamamoto  Grants Associate  The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

Melanie Yamamoto

Grants Associate
The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

 
Michael Vuong  Legislative Analyst  California Contract Cities Association

Michael Vuong

Legislative Analyst
California Contract Cities Association

Miguel Sangalang  Deputy Mayor City of Los Angeles, Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti

Miguel Sangalang

Deputy Mayor
City of Los Angeles, Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti

Mike Fong  Director of Public Policy & Government Relations City of Los Angeles, Department of Neighborhood Empowerment

Mike Fong

Director of Public Policy & Government Relations
City of Los Angeles, Department of Neighborhood Empowerment

Milton Liu  Director of Programs & Artist Services  Visual Communications

Milton Liu

Director of Programs & Artist Services
Visual Communications

 
Nancy Yap  Director of Development  LEAP

Nancy Yap

Director of Development
LEAP

Olivia Lee  Public Policy Manager  Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce

Olivia Lee

Public Policy Manager
Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce

Paul Seo  Deputy District Attorney  LA County District Attorney's Office

Paul Seo

Deputy District Attorney
LA County District Attorney's Office

Ricky Choi  Public Affairs Project Manager  Lee Andrews Group

Ricky Choi

Public Affairs Project Manager
Lee Andrews Group

 
Samuel Liu  Deputy Chief of Staff  Office of California State Senator Ben Allen

Samuel Liu

Deputy Chief of Staff
Office of California State Senator Ben Allen

Saurabh Kikani  Stand-Up Comedian

Saurabh Kikani

Stand-Up Comedian

Scott Chan  Director  API Forward Movement

Scott Chan

Director
API Forward Movement

Shikha Bhatnagar  Executive Director  South Asian Network

Shikha Bhatnagar

Executive Director
South Asian Network

 
Stacia Kato  Vendor Management Consultant  Toyota Financial Services

Stacia Kato

Vendor Management Consultant
Toyota Financial Services

Stephanie Nitahara  Executive Director  Kizuna

Stephanie Nitahara

Executive Director
Kizuna

Steve Angeles  Multimedia Journalist ABS-CBN Global

Steve Angeles

Multimedia Journalist
ABS-CBN Global

Steve Kang  Director of External Affairs  KYCC

Steve Kang

Director of External Affairs
KYCC

 
Sylvia Kim  Chief Innovation Officer  Asian Pacific Community Fund

Sylvia Kim

Chief Innovation Officer
Asian Pacific Community Fund

Tae Kang  Special Projects  Harbor Freights Tools for Schools

Tae Kang

Special Projects
Harbor Freights Tools for Schools

Tony Hoang  Managing Director  Equality California

Tony Hoang

Managing Director
Equality California

Travis Kaya  Real Estate Associate  Venable LLP

Travis Kaya

Real Estate Associate
Venable LLP