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Meet the 2022 CAPASA Board

President Carianne Lee
House Vice Presidents Mo Elinzano
Mitch Heidenreich
Senate Vice President Catalina Tam
Secretary Avery Gagne
Treasurer Kelvin Lum
Communications Director Mo Elinzano
New Media Assistant James Kwon
Resume Bank and Jobs Board Manager Katrina Oshima
Mentorship Program Coodinators Catalina Tam
Cynthia Tong
Professional Development Coordinator Lizzie Haskell
Deputy Treasurer Jonah Kim
Membership Engagement Lead Leah Han
Welcome Team Lead Jamie Hopkins
Committee Staff Outreach Lead Manasi Raveendran
District Staff Outreach Lead Anushree Jumdee
Director of Social Engagement Nikki Rai
Director of Community Service Ananda Bhatia
APAICS Liaison Alex Huang
President Emeritus Alice Lin
Advisory Board Chair Moh Sharma

Meet the 2020 CAPASA Advisory Board

CAPASA Advisory Board

Don Andres, Deputy Chief of Staff & Legislative Director, Rep. Chuy García (IL-04)

Helen Beaudreau, Legislative Director, Rep. Grace Meng (NY-06)

Kelly Boyer, Chief of Staff, U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan (NH)

Jennifer Chan, Legislative Director, Rep. Pramila Jayapal (WA-07)

Daniel Chao, Chief of Staff, Rep. Grace Napolitano (CA-32)

James Cho, Chief of Staff, Rep. Norma Torres (CA-35)

Sonali Desai, Chief of Staff, Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27)

Alex Hetherington, Special Projects Manager, U.S. Senator Brian Schatz (HI)

Arya Hariharan, Deputy Chief Oversight Counsel, House Judiciary Committee

Priyanka Hooghan, Staff Director, Subcommittee on Environment, House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

Yvonne Hsu, Senior Advisor, Rep. Katherine Clark (MA-05)

Mike Inacay, Communications Director, U.S. Senator Brian Schatz (HI)

Krystal Ka’ai, Executive Director, Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus

Aruna Kalyanam, Deputy Chief Tax Counsel and Staff Director, Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures, House Committee on Ways and Means

Joseph Knowles, Chief of Staff, Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01)

Michelle Koepp, Communications Director, Rep. Kay Granger (TX-12)

Varun Krovi, Chief of Staff, Rep. Brenda Lawrence (MI-14)

Yujin Lee, Legislative Director, Rep. Andy Kim (NJ-03)

Kelvin Lum, Legislative Director, Rep. Ami Bera (CA-07)

Justin Maturo, Legislative Director, Rep. Mark Takano (CA-41)

Ven Neralla, Chief of Staff, Rep. Andy Levin (MI-09)

Alex Nguyen, National Press Secretary, U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Charles E. Schumer (NY)

Dao Nguyen, Executive Director, Future Forum

Lila E. Nieves-Lee, Staff Director, Financial Institutions Subcommittee, Senate Banking

Committee, U.S. Senator Tim Scott (SC)

Andrew Noh, Chief of Staff, Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48)

Olivia Oo, Legislative Director, Rep. Tony Cardenas (CA-29)

Nishith Pandya, Legislative Director, Rep. Bobby Rush (IL-01)

James Park, Chief Counsel, Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, House Judiciary Committee

Alex Payne, Legislative Director, Rep. Kim Schrier (WA-08)

Sandeep Prasanna, Staff Director, Subcommittee on Intelligence & Counterterrorism, House Committee on Homeland Security

Gautam Raghavan, Chief of Staff, Rep. Pramila Jayapal (WA-07)

Moh Sharma, Director of Member Services and Outreach & Policy Advisor, House Judiciary Committee (Advisory Board Chair)

Cathy Yu, Director of Labor and Health Oversight, House Committee on Education and Labor

Recent Hill Alumni Advisors

Saat Alety, Former Subcommittee Staff Director, Senate Banking Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development, U.S. Senator Tim Scott (SC)

Adam P. Carbullido, Former Chief of Staff, Rep. Madeleine Bordallo (GU)

Rosalyn Kumar, Former Deputy Chief of Staff, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23)

Ricky Le, Former Chief of Staff, Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15)

Neal Patel, Former Communications Director and Connsel, Sen. Dean Heller (NV)

Linda Shim, Former Chief of Staff, Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27)

Minh Ta, Former Chief of Staff, Rep. Gwen Moore (WI-04) and Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester (DE)

Mini Timmaraju, Former Chief of Staff, Rep. Ami Bera (CA-07)