The National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA) is a coalition of 29 national Asian-Pacific American organizations in the United States. Founded in 1996 and based in Washington D.C., NCAPA seeks to expand the influence of Asian-Pacific Americans in the legislative and legal arenas, and enhance the public's and mass media's awareness and sensitivity to Asian-Pacific American concerns.
The NCAPA Executive Committee is constituted by Executive Directors of member organizations.<br /><big> The current Executive Committee is as follows:<br /></big>
<br />George Wu, Chair OCA<br />Deepa Iyer, Vice Chair of Programs South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT)<br />Doua Thor, Vice Chair of Membership & Communications Southeast Asian Resource Action Center (SEARAC)<br />Tina Matsuoka, Treasurer National Asian American Bar Association (NAPABA)<br />Gregory Cendana, Secretary Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA)<br />
<big>Past chairs include:<br /></big>Floyd Mori, Executive Director, Japanese American Citizens League <br />Lisa Hasegawa, Executive Director, National Coalition of Asian Pacific American Community Development .Basu, "Va. Tech Massacre Casts Pall of Hatred,... Read More