APACC Staff

All full-time staff at APACC have undergone Safe Zone, Dream Zone, and Victims’ Assistance Team trainings and are available to help students who identify as LGBTQ, undocumented, and/or survivors of relationship violence.

Assistant Director

Carl

Carl Murray Olsen

(HE, HIM, HIS)

Hello, I am the APACC Assistant Director. My hometown is Longmont, Colorado. Fun fact: I was a leadership development coordinator for what was the Asian Pacific American Student Service Office back in 2007-2008.

Communications Manager

Randy Huynh

(HE, HIM, HIS)

Hello, I am the APACC Communications Manager and I’m majoring in Business Accounting. My hometown is Lakewood, Colorado. Spend most of my time being a proud Dog Dad of a small chihuahua named Snowy. I really enjoy the outdoors and spend the rest of my time hiking, playing video games, and working out. I can be a little shy, but I love making friends and getting to know people. Say hi to me if you see me!

Communications Manager

Suka Vo

(She, Her, Hers)

Graphic Design, Second Year

I’m excited to finally meet with everybody at the APACC this upcoming year and join the community!

Community Development Coordinator

Muemang Ling

(She/Her/Hers)

Sociology & Political Science
I got involved with APACC because I wanted to be apart of a community with students like myself from the same or similar backgrounds and make genuine connections. I also wanted to create a space for Asian (American) students at a PWI where they have a good support system and understand that they are just as important as anybody else.

Community Development Coordinator

Ethan Ho

(He, Him, His)

Computer Engineering

From Aiea, Hawaii. I’m excited to meet new people and excited to get some of my first work experience.

Chai to Understand Coordinator

Andrew Grant 이재석

(He, Him, His)

Hello, I am the APACC Community Development Coordinator and I’m majoring in International Studies and Political Science with minors in Ethnic Studies and Linguistics. My hometown is Fort Collins, Colorado. I’m a sophomore, I’m Korean-American, I’m passionate about activism and equality, and my favorite fruit is blueberries.

Director

JoAnn Cornell

JoAnn Cornell

(She, Her, Hers)

Hello.  I joined APACC as the Director in July 2010.  I have done academic advising, internship coordination and career counselling in my previous jobs at CSU.  I’m a first generation college student and third generation Japanese American.   I grew up in downtown Denver and Lakewood, Colorado.

Inclusive Community Assistant

Alejandra Marinelarena-Olvera

(She, Her, Hers)

Hello, I am the APACC Inclusive Community Assistant at Newson and I’m technically undeclared but will be declaring International Studies and Ethnic Studies, with a concentration in Latin America, and a minor in Spanish and maybe ASL. My hometown is Montebello, Denver, Colorado. I don’t like chocolate, I have broken my bones 4 times, I love my family, and I’m Mexican.

Inclusive Community Assistant

Minahil Chaudhary

(She, Her, Hers)

Hello, I’m Minahil and I’m the APACC Inclusive Community Assistant at Corbett! I’m majoring in Computer Information Systems. I’m from Pakistan, love the outdoors (especially when it’s cold) and meeting new people so feel free to say come say hi to me if you ever stop by.

Peer Mentor Coordinator

Jamilyn Castillo

(She, Her, Hers)

Hello, my name is Jamilyn (Jay-muh-lin). I am a peer mentor coordinator. I major in Human Development and Family Studies and minor in Ethnic Studies. I am from Denver, CO. I love plants and extra large dogs.

Peer Mentor Coordinator

Marina Gorin

(She, Her, Hers)

Major and year: Zoology, Junior (3rd year)

I am an international student from France and Vietnam. I am currently majoring in Zoology and am on the pre-vet track. I am a huge dog lover and am currently a foster at All Abroad Animal Rescue. I am excited to work at APACC because, I want to be able to provide inclusivity, diversity, outreach, and service to students.

Ram Events Liaison

An-Ping Yu

(She, Her, Hers)

Hey! I am a second year undergraduate student majoring in Biological Sciences with a minor in Conservation Biology. My home is the midwestern state of Indiana. I am of Taiwanese descent and have traveled to Taiwan three times so far. I love photography, anime, Asian dramas, and K-pop. Feel free to ask me for song recommendations!

Senator – ASCSU

Ben Torres Doxey

(He/Him/His)

I love everything about the SDPS offices here at CSU and it’s been a great experience meeting and connecting to fellow peers through APACC and joining the community.

Student Administrative Assistant

Grace Kirk

(They, Them)

First year Biomedical and Mechanical Engineering

I am from a small town outside of Colorado Springs called Peyton. I love to read, ride horses, and play with my cats. I hope to one day enter the prosthetics field and do research.

Student Success Coordinator

Rachel Wada

(She, Her, Hers)

Hi all! I am the APACC Student Success Coordinator. I grew up in Aurora, CO, but have also lived in Duluth, MN, Vernon, CT, and Tucson, AZ. I identify as a multiracial, fourth generation Japanese American woman. In my free time, I enjoy cooking, baking, taking walks, napping, and being in community with people I appreciate.