2016 OCA National Convention
B3 Leadership Summit
Forging Ahead: Legacy, Advocacy, Activism
Westin Jersey City Newport | Jersey City, New Jersey
July 21 - 24, 2016
Location: Enterprise I & II
Friday, July 22, 2016
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM | Advancing AAPIs Across the Board
Hear from AAPI leaders on how you can play a role into ensuring AAPIs develop and advance at all levels of work: private, corporate, nonprofit, and government.
About the Speaker(s):
Panelist 1 - Everett Lo | Social Security Administration
Everett Lo has more than 20 years’ experience with the Social Security Administration where he works in the New York Regional Public Affairs Office building coalitions with federal, state and local elected officials and government agencies, as well as the media, community-based organizations, advocacy groups, employers and the faith-based community. Mr. Lo is Chair of the New York/New Jersey Regional Network of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, coordinating the efforts of 33 participating federal agencies. He also serves on the regional chapters of the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness and federal task forces on Prison Re-entry, HIV/AIDS and Environmental Justice. Mr. Lo is a longtime member of the New York Chapters of the Organization of Chinese Americans and the Asian American Journalists Association, as well as the New York Regional Pacific Asian American Advisory Council within the Social Security Administration.
Remaining speaker biographies coming soon.