Executive Director and President of Asian Americans Advancing Justice (AAJC), Mee Moua, is also a former three-term Minnesota State Senator, serving as a member of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party. While in office, Moua chaired the Senate Judiciary Committee, and was responsible for oversight in all state agencies: criminal, civil, and administrative law & procedures.
Moua’s work with the AAJC focuses on advocating on behalf of civil and human rights for Asian American and other vulnerable communities in the United States. These areas and issues include affirmative action, anti-Asian violence prevention/race relations, census, immigrant rights, immigration, language access, media/television diversity, and voting rights.
Moua was featured in PBS’s ‘Searching for Asian America’ as an ‘Asian American Politician.’
Areas of Expertise: Politics, Former Politician, Democratic Party, Civil Rights, Diversity
Location: Washington, DC
Sandya Bathija, AAJC’s Director of Strategic Communications
Phone: (202) 296-2300
Heard on NBC’s Comcast Newsmakers: Asian American Voters
Added November 2014