Asian American & Pacific Islander SIG

The Asian American & Pacific Islander (AAPI) Special Interest Group (SIG) empowers AAPI professionals and counselors who advocate on behalf of AAPI students to be active change makers at the national, regional and local levels. We promote student-centered counseling practices that recognize and celebrate the plurality of AAPI identities. We are champions of ethical standards that support AAPI students through the transition to and completion of their postsecondary education, to achieve greater access and equity in higher education for all AAPI identities. 

NACAC Asian American & Pacific Islander SIG Leadership: Meet our leadership team here

Contact the Asian American & Pacific Islander SIG Co-Leaders:

Alyson Tom
Castilleja School

Kris Tesoro
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (MI)

Interested in learning more? Please complete this form to join our email list. 

Additionally, members of our SIG contribute to the NACAC Journal. Read our most recent articles below.

The Work Ahead, by Chris Loo
Running From, Then Embracing My Identity, by Alyson Tom

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