Our Team

Staff Members

Thuy Do

California Program Manager

Thuy is SEARAC’s California Program Manager to provide thought partnership and execute SEARAC’s state-level programming. She is responsible for managing coalitions, cultivating strong relationships, building… Read more

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Jazmin Garrett

Field Associate

Jazmin (she/her) is SEARAC’s Field Associate where she serves as a convenor, trainer, and relationship builder for our SEARAC community. Jazmin holds a B.A. in… Read more

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Danny Doan

Field Manager

Danny is SEARAC’s Field Manager, supporting leadership development and unlocking the power of people. As Field Manager, Danny (he/him) applies his dedication to community empowerment… Read more

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Tuấn ĐinhJanelle

Director of Field

Tuẩn leads SEARAC’s national field work where we use campaigns, trainings, and advocacy to build power for our communities.  He comes from a family of… Read more

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Phun H

Policy Associate

As SEARAC’s Policy Associate, Phun is in charge of supporting our national policy activities through policy analysis, advocacy, community engagement, research, and administrative support. Phun… Read more

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Natalie Truong

Education Policy Manager

Natalie is SEARAC’s Education Program Manager, where she works to prioritize evidence- based policies to advance student success for Southeast Asian American students. Prior to… Read more

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Jenna McDavid

Communications and Development Manager

Jenna is SEARAC’s Communications and Development Manager, supporting SEARAC’s internal and external communications and resource development. In this role, Jenna writes grant reports and proposals,… Read more

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Nary Rath

California Program Manager

Nary is SEARAC’s California Program Manager. She leads SEARAC’s state-level programming through event planning, campaigns, trainings, coalition management, and support with community engagement and organizing…. Read more

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Mandy Diêc

Director of California

Mandy is the Director of California, leading and coordinating SEARAC’s policies and programs at the state level. SEARAC’s advocacy efforts in California focus on amplifying… Read more

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Phoebe Tran

Operations Manager

Phoebe handles SEARAC’s operations and makes sure everything runs smoothly. Prior to joining the team, she honed her logistic and administrative skillset by overseeing the front desks… Read more

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Quyên Đinh

Executive Director

Quyên is the Executive Director of the Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC). Originally formed in 1979, SEARAC was founded by a group of American humanitarians… Read more

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Katrina Dizon Mariategue

Deputy Director

Katrina currently serves as SEARAC’s Deputy Director, overseeing senior staff management, as well as HR, finance and operations systems oversight. Prior to this role, she… Read more

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Kham S. Moua

Director of National Policy

Kham S. Moua spearheads SEARAC’s policy portfolio through policy analysis, community engagement, and legislative and regulatory advocacy. He also serves as co-chair of the National Council… Read more

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Elaine Sanchez Wilson

Director of Communications and Development

Elaine leads SEARAC’s communications and resource development strategies. Her portfolio includes a wide variety of editorial and academic consulting work, with topics ranging from public… Read more

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