Staff Christine Chen Christine Chen, the founding executive director from 2006-2008 returned to APIAVote in January 2011 to serve as its current Executive Director. Eric Salcedo Eric Salcedo has been the National Field Director for APIAVote since September 2014. Joy De Guzman Joy De Guzman is the Programs Manager at APIAVote where she work with community organizers and the APIAVote student Ambassadors who are in over 40 campuses in the nation. Julie Wu Julie Wu is a recent graduate of The Ohio State University as part of the class of 2018, with a B.A. in studio art. Fellows James Lai James S. Lai is an Associate Professor who holds a joint appointment with the Ethnic Studies Program and the Department of Political Science at Santa Clara University. Dr. Janelle Wong Janelle Wong is Director of the Asian American Studies Program at the University of Maryland. She is also a core faculty member in the Department of American Studies. Karthick Ramakrishnan is Professor of Public Policy and Political Science at the University of California, Riverside, where he also serves as Associate Dean of the School of Public Policy.