AIM for Equity welcomes a new Steering Committee and Co-Chairs for 2015-2016. During their May meeting, the AIM for Equity Steering Committee elected Cathy Phan of the Asian American Health Center- Hope Clinic, Fahina Tavake-Pasi of the National Tongan American Society, and Kathy Ko Chin of the Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum as the 2015-2016 AIM for Equity Co-Chairs. The Steering Committee also elected Cathy Vue of Asian Services in Action, Inc. and Victoria Huynh of Center for Pan Asian Community Services as incoming Advocacy Co-Chairs.
AIM for Equity Steering Committee:
Noilyn Abesamis- Mendoza, Health Policy Director, Coalition for Asian American Children and Families
Tap Bui, Deputy Director, MQVN Community Development Corporation
Victoria Huynh, Vice President, Center for Pan Asian Community Services
Kathy Ko Chin, President & CEO, Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum
Herb Lee, Executive Director, Pacific American Foundation
Jonathan “Tana” Lepule, Executive Director, Empowering Pacific Islander Communities
Cathy Phan, Outreach Coordinator, Asian American Health Center- Hope Clinic
Alia Ryan, Program Manager, Asian Health Coalition
Manju Sankarappa, Executive Director, Ohio Asian American Health Coalition
Joseph Santos-Lyons, Executive Director, Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon
Fahina Tavake-Pasi, Executive Director, National Tongan American Society
Cathy Vue, Assistant Manager, Asian Services in Action, Inc.
AIM for Equity is a Coalition of over 30 local and national Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander organizations and allies that work as a powerful community-based force for achieving health equity and ensuring quality and culturally competent health care.