OUR TEAM

 
 
 
 
 

STAFF & VOLUNTEERS

 

Staff

Michelle K. Sugihara
Executive Director


Jess Ju
Director of Programs and Operations

 

 

Volunteers

Jes Vu
Social Media Manager

Andrew Ge
Hao Feng
Somlit Inthalangsy
Sthanlee Mirador
Steven Lam
Photographers


 
 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

Kevin Iwashina
CAPE Board Chair
Senior Associate
Endeavor Content

Bing Chen
CAPE Board Vice Chair

Peter McHugh
CAPE Board Secretary
Manager
The Gotham Group

Adele Yoshioka
EVP of International Distribution
Millennium Films

Albert Cheng
COO and Co-Head of TV
Amazon Studios

Bill Imada
Founder & Chief Connectivity Officer
IW Group

Carrie Ann Inaba
Dancer & Host
DANCING WITH THE STARS
& THE VIEW

Frank Jung
Agent & Co-Head of Digital and TV Packaging
CAA

Gordon Ho
Chief Marketing Officer & Head of Sales
Princess Cruises

James Ngo
SVP of Franchise Management
Legendary Entertainment

Naia Cucukov
EVP of Development & Production
Walden Media

Nina Yang Bongiovi
Co-Founder & Producer
Significant Productions

Rina Brannen
Head of Development
3AD

Sanjay Sharma
Founder & CEO
Marginal Mediaworks

Jusak Yang Bernhard
Board Chair Emeritus

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

ADVISORY COUNCIL

 

Ang Lee
Oscar Award-Winning Director

BD Wong
Tony Award-Winning Actor

Chris Lee
CAPE Co-Founder

Dan Lin
Founder & Producer
Rideback

David Henry Hwang
Tony Award-Winning Playwright

Dean Devlin
Producer & Director

Fritz Friedman
CAPE Co-Founder

Janet Yang
Producer

John Woo
Director & Producer

Leo Chu
Creator & Showrunner

Lou Diamond Phillips
Oscar Nominated Actor

Richard Sakai
Producer

Steve Tao
VP of Current Programming, The CW

Teddy Zee
Producer

Terrance Chang
Producer