BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Chair & Founder
Claire Zhu is the Chair and founder of the Asian American Artists Association. She has a keen passion for advocating for AAPI artists, and has participated in multiple contests for writing and poetry. A senior at Evergreen Valley High School, she hopes to pursue political science and humanities in the future.
Daphne Dao is currently the Vice Chair of AAAA, and is a senior at Evergreen Valley High School. Outside of the organization, she leads a Robotics FTC team. She loves to draw concept art and enjoys playing the guitar.
Riya Prabhakar is a current senior at Evergreen Valley High School. In her free time she enjoys baking, going for nature walks, and spending time with her friends and family. Riya is a part of Girl Scouts and advocates for women's rights through Flourish Magazines.
Avishi Singh is a senior at Evergreen Valley High School. Academically, she is passionate about biomedical engineering, while outside of school she enjoys helping youth through teaching taekwondo.
Sophie Zhu is currently a student attending Duke University. She is a published writer of a novel, poem anthology, and children's picture book, and advocates for the incoming youth aspiring for arts in higher education. She studies economics and creative writing in college.
Ms. Su is a successful businesswoman and knowledge expert at top strategy consulting and technology flrms. She founded the Eirya Foundation out of a passion for making reading materials available to children in their native language, and continues to promote culture and literature through her guidance for AAAA.