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NAPACSL Leadership

NAPACSL is led by an Executive Committee, made up of five state legislators, and a Steering Committee, comprised of the Executive Committee and co-chairs of each of the three standing policy committees.

Executive Committee Members

  • Chair: Rep. Kyle Yamashita, Hawaii
  • Vice Chair: Assemblymember Raj Mukherji, New Jersey
  • Second Vice Chair: Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, Maryland
  • Secretary: Rep. My-Linh Thai, Washington
  • Treasurer: Sen. Scott Kawasaki, Alaska

Policy Committees

Economic Development and Trade Committee

  • Co-Chair: TBD
  • Co-Chair: Sen. Lorraine Inouye, Hawaii

Education Committee

  • Co-Chair: Rep. Sharon Tomiko Santos, Washington
  • Co-Chair: Sen. Michelle Kidani, Hawaii

Health, Human Services and Housing Committee

  • Co-Chair: TBD
  • Co-Chair: TBD

Special Committee on Anti-Asian Bias and Xenophobia

  • Co-Chair: Rep. Fue Lee, Minnesota
  • Co-Chair: Rep. Sharon Tomiko Santos, Washington

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