Board of Directors

한인 민주당 협회 의원 소개

  JOHN YI, PRESIDENT    John Yi  is Advocacy Director for the American Lung Association in California. John previously served as the Interim National Director for Parent Revolution, an education and social justice non-profit. He received his Masters degree at Georgetown University and his Bachelors degree at the University of Michigan. 

JOHN YI, PRESIDENT

John Yi is Advocacy Director for the American Lung Association in California. John previously served as the Interim National Director for Parent Revolution, an education and social justice non-profit. He received his Masters degree at Georgetown University and his Bachelors degree at the University of Michigan. 

  STEVE KANG, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT    Steve Kang  is District Director for Asm. Sebastian Ridley-Thomas. He previously served as Executive Director of the  Korean American Coalition, Los Angeles, and worked on David Ryu's campaign for Los Angeles City Council. Steve received his B.A. from Columbia University and his Masters from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

STEVE KANG, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT

Steve Kang is District Director for Asm. Sebastian Ridley-Thomas. He previously served as Executive Director of the  Korean American Coalition, Los Angeles, and worked on David Ryu's campaign for Los Angeles City Council. Steve received his B.A. from Columbia University and his Masters from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

  KYLE LEE, VICE PRESIDENT    Kyle Lee  is a Field Deputy for Asm. Mike Gipson (AD 64). Kyle previously served as a United Nations Action Ambassador involved in environmental policy projects. He received his B.A. from California State University, Dominguez Hills.

KYLE LEE, VICE PRESIDENT

Kyle Lee is a Field Deputy for Asm. Mike Gipson (AD 64). Kyle previously served as a United Nations Action Ambassador involved in environmental policy projects. He received his B.A. from California State University, Dominguez Hills.

 
  EBONEY PEARSON, CONTROLLER    Eboney Pearson  is the President of the Long Beach Democratic Club. Her professional background includes contracted work with Rand Corporation, local and state campaigns, and volunteering on Political Action Committees. Eboney graduated from Fresno State with a Bachelor's Degree in Family Sciences.  

EBONEY PEARSON, CONTROLLER

Eboney Pearson is the President of the Long Beach Democratic Club. Her professional background includes contracted work with Rand Corporation, local and state campaigns, and volunteering on Political Action Committees. Eboney graduated from Fresno State with a Bachelor's Degree in Family Sciences. 

  TAE KANG, SECRETARY    Tae Kang  is the first full-time employee and Special Projects of Harbor Freight Tools for Schools. Prior to this, he served as a high school teacher in Wilmington, DE and middle school teacher in Inglewood, CA. Tae graduated from UCLA with his Master of Public Policy (MPP) and from the University of Notre Dame with a MA and a BA in Theology.

TAE KANG, SECRETARY

Tae Kang is the first full-time employee and Special Projects of Harbor Freight Tools for Schools. Prior to this, he served as a high school teacher in Wilmington, DE and middle school teacher in Inglewood, CA. Tae graduated from UCLA with his Master of Public Policy (MPP) and from the University of Notre Dame with a MA and a BA in Theology.

 
  YENA JI    Yena Ji  is a staff member for Los Angeles City Councilmember David Ryu. She leads KADC's development committee.

YENA JI

Yena Ji is a staff member for Los Angeles City Councilmember David Ryu. She leads KADC's development committee.

  DANIEL PARK    Daniel Park  is staff member for Los Angeles City Councilmember David Ryu. He graduated from the University of California, San Diego, with a degree in Political Science. Daniel is actively involved in political campaigns at the local, state and federal level. 

DANIEL PARK

Daniel Park is staff member for Los Angeles City Councilmember David Ryu. He graduated from the University of California, San Diego, with a degree in Political Science. Daniel is actively involved in political campaigns at the local, state and federal level. 

  ROBERT PARK    Robert Park  is the Central Area Representative for Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. He previously worked for Asm. Miguel Santiago. Robert earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and International Relations from the University of California, Los Angeles. 

ROBERT PARK

Robert Park is the Central Area Representative for Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. He previously worked for Asm. Miguel Santiago. Robert earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and International Relations from the University of California, Los Angeles. 

 
  BECKY LEE    Becky Lee  is working as a policy analyst for a health nonprofit in Los Angeles. She previously served as a field deputy for former Congressman Xavier Becerra. Becky graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Public Health and Public Policy.

BECKY LEE

Becky Lee is working as a policy analyst for a health nonprofit in Los Angeles. She previously served as a field deputy for former Congressman Xavier Becerra. Becky graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Public Health and Public Policy.

  KENNETH AHN    Kenneth Ahn  is currently working as a Constituent Services Representative for Congressmember Karen Bass. He received his B.A. in Psychology from U.C. San Diego and his Master of Social Work degree from the University of Southern California.

KENNETH AHN

Kenneth Ahn is currently working as a Constituent Services Representative for Congressmember Karen Bass. He received his B.A. in Psychology from U.C. San Diego and his Master of Social Work degree from the University of Southern California.

  LESLIE SHIM    Leslie Shim  is a Management Assistant for the Office of Community Beautification with the Board of Public Works. She previously worked for Housing + Community Investment Department Los Angeles. Leslie received a Bachelor of Arts in International Development as well as in History from UCLA, and received a Master of Public Administration from USC.

LESLIE SHIM

Leslie Shim is a Management Assistant for the Office of Community Beautification with the Board of Public Works. She previously worked for Housing + Community Investment Department Los Angeles. Leslie received a Bachelor of Arts in International Development as well as in History from UCLA, and received a Master of Public Administration from USC.

 
  HELEN HWANG    Helen Hwang  is a Los Angeles native with a passion for campaigns. She has the privilege of building campaign strategies for a number of local and state campaigns, which also include independent expenditures, school board races, land use and ballot measures. She has managed campaign teams of 10-80+ personnel, while also providing invaluable client management and services. She strongly believes in civic engagement at all levels and holds it in high regard.

HELEN HWANG

Helen Hwang is a Los Angeles native with a passion for campaigns. She has the privilege of building campaign strategies for a number of local and state campaigns, which also include independent expenditures, school board races, land use and ballot measures. She has managed campaign teams of 10-80+ personnel, while also providing invaluable client management and services. She strongly believes in civic engagement at all levels and holds it in high regard.

  EVETTE KIM    Evette Kim  is a District Representative for Sen. Anthony Portantino, representing three cities. She also represents the Senator in the Asian American and veteran communities. Prior to that, she worked for the Los Angeles City Clerk—Election Division as a Bilingual Outreach Specialist. She joined the U.S. Army in 2014 and is proudly serving her country. Evette graduated from Chapman University with B.A. in both Political Science and Peace Studies.

EVETTE KIM

Evette Kim is a District Representative for Sen. Anthony Portantino, representing three cities. She also represents the Senator in the Asian American and veteran communities. Prior to that, she worked for the Los Angeles City Clerk—Election Division as a Bilingual Outreach Specialist. She joined the U.S. Army in 2014 and is proudly serving her country. Evette graduated from Chapman University with B.A. in both Political Science and Peace Studies.

  TAMMY KIM    Tammy Kim  is the Managing Director of the Korean American Center, a division of Korean Community Services, a nonprofit based in Orange County. Prior to that, she spent over 20 years in the private sector having led global Talent Acquisition and Human Resources functions for technology companies ranging from Silicon Valley start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. She received her B.A. from Michigan State University.   

TAMMY KIM

Tammy Kim is the Managing Director of the Korean American Center, a division of Korean Community Services, a nonprofit based in Orange County. Prior to that, she spent over 20 years in the private sector having led global Talent Acquisition and Human Resources functions for technology companies ranging from Silicon Valley start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. She received her B.A. from Michigan State University.

 

 
  DR. EDDIE LEE    Edward Lee  is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at USC and teaches residents and medical students at Keck Medical Center and Los Angels County+USC Medical Center. He is a physician leader who has worked for many years in non-profit leadership. He enjoys caring for homeless patients as a volunteer physician. 

DR. EDDIE LEE

Edward Lee is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at USC and teaches residents and medical students at Keck Medical Center and Los Angels County+USC Medical Center. He is a physician leader who has worked for many years in non-profit leadership. He enjoys caring for homeless patients as a volunteer physician.