All Members Meeting: Tuesday, Nov. 4th (2-3pm ET)

(11-12pm PT / 9-10am HI time)  Connect with other APAEA members about… Career and mentorship opportunities Connect and build APAEA community Involvement in FS national issues Outreach and education Training and speakers We value our members’ feedback and want to spend some time with you to discuss the results gathered from the recent members’ survey.  … Continue reading All Members Meeting: Tuesday, Nov. 4th (2-3pm ET)

All Members Meeting (7/30/14) Recording

Watch the replay... get inspired. Thanks to Christina Liang (Pacific Southwest Research Station, Hilo, Hawai'i), Fred Wong (Stanislaus NF),  Chinling Chen (Modoc NF), and John Kusano (WO/R&D, Retired) for setting up and hosting the meeting! Thank you to Liz Agpaoa and Dale Hom for sharing your time and candor! Congratulations Eunice Lee (WO, CAPAL Intern) for … Continue reading All Members Meeting (7/30/14) Recording

APAEA All Members Meeting: 30 July 2014 (2-3pm ET)

Please join APAEA on Wednesday, July 30th from 2-3pm ET (11 12pm PT / 8-9am HI time) for our 2nd All Members Meeting of the year.  We will have the opportunity to hear from Forest Service leaders, who also served as APAEA National Chairs.   Dale Hom was instrumental in increasing Asian Pacific American leadership in … Continue reading APAEA All Members Meeting: 30 July 2014 (2-3pm ET)

All Members Meeting – Slides and Audio Recording

See the slides from our All Members Meeting (4/14/14). Includes lots useful links. Download audio recording (6.6MB). Hear Deputy Chief and APAEA Executive Leadership Advisor, Leslie Weldon, speak candidly about the agency's evolving approach to diversity and inclusion from before the 1990s effort "towards multiculturalism" through today. Post your thoughts, feedback, questions and suggestions below or e-mail apaea@fs.fed.us

All Members Meeting: April 14, 3-4pm (Eastern)

 Noon-1pm (Pacific) Please join our first All Members Meeting of the year - LiveMeeting/conference call. We will hear directly from APAEA Leadership Advisor and Deputy Chief of NFS, Leslie Weldon, on new efforts and activities associated with Diversity and Inclusion in the Forest Service. Leslie will be available to answer questions and connect with members. … Continue reading All Members Meeting: April 14, 3-4pm (Eastern)

Members respond with career advice and what they want to see from APAEA

APAEA has always been a resource for navigating your career as Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the Forest Service. Check out the quick "flash mentoring" career tips members shared. Also, members told us what they wanted to see from APAEA in the future and also how APAEA has helped them in the past. Add … Continue reading Members respond with career advice and what they want to see from APAEA

Appreciation for John Kusano, inspiring and transformational leader

A key APAEA founder, John Kusano, is retiring! Join a mentoring/retirement celebration webinar in John’s honor, Wednesday, January 8th (10am-11:30 PST/1pm-2:30pm EST) to send him off, as well as hear what wisdom he can share with us about his career in the Forest Service and involvement in APAEA.    John advised many APAEA members and other USFS … Continue reading Appreciation for John Kusano, inspiring and transformational leader