Board of Directors
Director of Board Development
This is Bruce's second year as an active APEX board member. After serving a successful term as the Chair of Youth Olympics in 2013, Bruce has now taken on the role of Director of Board Development to ensure that his fellow board members are able to grow both personally and professionally.
After spending his youth in the Los Angeles area, Bruce graduated from UCSD with a bachelor's degree in International Studies - Economics & [...] Read More
Director of Community Relations
Thomas Wong is a public affairs consultant at Imprenta Communications Group, where he leads public outreach and community engagement activities for clients including Metro, The Olson Company, and political candidate and issues campaigns. He also serves as Project Director for the Asian Pacific American Leadership Foundation. Prior to joining Imprenta, Thomas worked as a staffer for State Assemblyman Mike Eng and as a Resource Analyst at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
In addition to APEX, Thomas [...] Read More
Director of Finance
Tai joined APEX in 2012 as a member of both Professional Development and Finance committees. He currently works in financial statement assurance services with Ernst & Young (EY), a global accounting and advisory firm with a focus on servicing publicly owned and privately held middle-market and Fortune 500 companies. Tai is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine with degrees in Economics and Psychology.
"APEX is an organization that attracts working professionals from various [...] Read More
Director of Marketing
Christina Hong works as a volunteer coordinator for the Los Angeles Public Library’s Adult Literacy Program, which provides adults that typically read below a 9th grade level, with the opportunity to improve their literacy skills through free one-on-one tutoring. Prior to joining the Los Angeles Public Library, Christina worked as a project supervisor for GME Solutions, a boutique consulting firm that assists teaching hospitals in all stages of Medicare reimbursement. Stanford [...] Read More
Director of Mentorship
Phillip works for Southern California Edison (SCE) as a technical specialist in the operations division. SCE is the electric utility that leads the nation in renewable energy while serving more than 14 million people in a 50,000 square-mile area of Southern California. Phillip is currently working on a technology project to outfit a fleet of vehicles with mobile data devices in an effort to improve the company’s operations and sustainability initiatives. His main duties include [...] Read More
Director of OC Programs
Stephanie Huynh is a Project Manager at Glitterrings Inc., a leading manufacturer of fine fashion jewelry. In this capacity, Stephanie manages cost and timely product delivery by coordinating product design, manufacturing, and quality inspection.
Stephanie graduated from UCLA with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Economics / International Area Studies with an emphasis on East Asia and a minor in Chinese Language and Culture.
Director of Professional Development
Amy Cheong is a part of the Digital Media team for Hub Network, the Discovery Communications/Hasbro joint venture kids network. Amy supports the network’s brand by managing the content, engagement, and apps across all social media platforms, while also managing all creative web content and game development for such iconic show brands as Transformers, My Little Pony, Littlest Pet Shop, Strawberry Shortcake, Care Bears.
After gaining experience in the entertainment industry assisting [...] Read More
Director of Special Events
Grace is the marketing director at Job Korea USA. She is responsible for marketplace analysis, brand development, marketing, public relations and sales management. The first, largest and fastest growing Korean-American online job website providing quality employment solutions for job seekers and employers. www.JobkoreaUSA.com currently holds the largest database of Korean-American and Asian American job seeking candidates. They partner with many corporations and government organizations who offer employment opportunities in diverse industries. Job [...] Read More
Director of Youth Olympics
Dave currently works in the electronics industry as a customer service specialist. His true passion is working as a freelance photographer and documenting memories for people at significant moments in their lives. Born and raised in the Philippines, Dave speaks fluent Tagalog and conversational Chinese and immigrated to the United States to pursue a career in the communications industry. His involvement in APEX paved the way for his first gallery showing as well as one [...] Read More