AAPI.GOP-AAPI Conservative Leadership Caucus

AAPI Conservative Leadership Caucus

(AAPI-Asian American & Pacific Islander)


  • Certificate, International Security, Georgetown University, 2005
  • MS, Organizational Management, The George Washington University, 1997-1999
  • MBA, Management, Troy State University, 1993-1995
  • BS, Political Science, University of Florida, 1987-1991

Professional Experience

  • President and Chief Executive Officer, Ares Mobility Solutions, Incorperated, 2014-present
  • Commander, 735th Air Mobility Squadron, Hickam Air Force Base Hawaii, 1991-2014
  • Division Chief, Head Quarters Pacific Air Force, 2013-2014
  • Commander, Expeditionary Mission Support Group, 2012-2013
  • Interagency and Legislative Liasion, United States Transportation Command, 2010-2012
  • National Defense Fellow, Office of the Special Envoy to Sudan, Department of State, 2009-2010

Religious, Civic, and other Memberships

  • Member, Board of Directors, Women's Mentorship Network, present
  • Co-founder and Chairwoman, Halau Nohona Hawai'i, present

Additional Information


Defense Superior Service Medal

  • Legion of Merit
  • Bronze Star
  • Air Force Meritorious Service Medal with four oak leaf clusters
  • Joint Service Commendation Medal
  • Air Force Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters
  • Air Force Achievement Medal with three oak leaf clusters
  • Air Force Outstanding Unit Award
  • Air Force Organizational Excellence Award
  • Air Force Achievement Medal Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal


  • 2011 Meritorious Honor Award, Department of State
  • 2009 National Defense Fellowship, Department of State, Special Envoy to Sudan
  • 2008 Air Force Fellowship, Political Advisor to Chief of Staff of the Air Force

AAPI Conservative Leadership Caucus

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