Current Community Advisory Board Members
Name Title/Affiliation
Michael Aguhar  Executive Director, Alliance of Filipinos for Immigrant Rights and Empowerment (AFIRE) 
Heather Aguilar UIC Alumnus (BA English; MPA Information and Performance Management)
Reema Kapur Executive Director, South Asian American Policy Research
Institute (SAAPRI) and UIC Alumnus (BA, Criminology, Law, and Justice and
Tuyet Le Executive Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice (AAAJ)
Dr. Theresa Mah 2nd District Illinois State Representative
Samip Mallick Co-founder and Executive Director, South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA)
Joy Messinger, MSW, MPH, CHES Educator and Consultant on Gender,
Sexuality, and Reproductive Justice; Organizer with LGBTQ and Asian American Communities
Brandon Mita UIC Alumnus (BA Political Science)
Dr. Rick Morimoto Bill and Gayle Cook Professor of Molecular
Biosciences, Northwestern University
Kompha Seth Interim Director, National Cambodian Heritage Museum and Killing Fields Memorial
Michael Takada Chief Executive Officer, Japanese American Service Committee (JASC)
Dr. Mo-Yin Tam Emeritus Professor, Economics, UIC
Joyce Yin UIC Alumnus (BA Gender & Women's Studies) 


Name Title/Affiliation
Dr.Angela Mascarenas Executive Director, CIRCA-Pintig and UIC Alumnus (PhD Sociology)