Christopher Punongbayan

Title
Executive Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice
Company
Asian Law Caucus
Bio
Christopher has been active in the Asian American community for over a decade. In 2004, he was a recipient of the Ford Foundation New Voices Fellowship, serving as Advocacy Director for Filipinos for Affirmative Action. He is currently chair of the board of directors for the South of Market Community Action Network, and has provided non-profit management oversight to a number of other LGBT, youth, and API advocacy organizations in New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. He brings to Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus a number of different perspectives and a strong commitment to our mission. Christopher is a graduate of Brown University and UCLA Law School, Critical Race Studies Concentration and Public Interest Law and Policy Program.