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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Pre-collegiate Youth Program Development

Jeannie Vong

(She, Her, Hers)

Hello, I am the APACC Pre-collegiate Youth Program Development and I’m majoring in Communications Studies and minoring in Global Environmental Sustainability. My hometown is San Francisco, California. I’m a fourth year and carry around half a gallon of water everywhere in my Big Boy. I like kpop, good food, and colder weather. I don’t wear pants ever and haven’t for over 3 years!

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

Kaitlynn Husovsky

(She, Her, Hers)

Hello, I am the APACC Peer Mentor Coordinator and I’m majoring in International Studies with an Asian Concentration and minoring in Business Administration, Political Science, and Chinese. My hometown is Highlands Ranch, Colorado. I identify as a transracial adoptee and I am currently a junior here at CSU. Some of my favorite hobbies include dancing, reading, writing, watching K-dramas and anime, and listening to a wide variety of music. I also enjoy playing many different sports and I am always down to go hiking. I am involved in many different clubs and organizations on campus and while I tend to be quite academically focused, I can always find time to hang out with friends, take a trip to Old Town, or grab some bubble tea. I am open to trying new things, and I love to meet new people! I am excited to be working with APACC, and I look forward to what this year may hold for us!

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 Success Coordinator

Kalyn Bonn

(She, Her, Hers)

Hello, I am the APACC Program Aide. My hometown is Aurora, Colorado. I recently graduated with my M.A. in Ethnic Studies. I like to go on runs. And I’m try to convince my cats to like the outdoors

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 Administrative Assistant

Michael (Miget) Perez

(He, Him, His)

Hello, I am the APACC Student Administrative Assistant and I’m majoring in Civil Engineering. My hometown is Ordot-Chalan Pågo, Guam. Buenas yan Håfa Adai (Hello)! I was born and raised on the island of Guam, and I am Native Chamorro. With that, my name is also Miget (pronounced like “Miguel” but with a “t” instead.) I am in my fourth year of Civil Engineering with hopes to work in water resource management on Guam to provide a sustainable way of providing water to the island. I work with Chai to Understand and hope to continue this great program and see it improve.