Co-President | Hsinhuei Sheen Chiou, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Co-President | Lei Sun, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Vice-President | Nadhiya Ito, M.A., CCC-SLP
Treasurer | Yu-Wen Chen, Ph.D. CCC-SLP., RYT-200
Secretary | Timothy Huang, Ph.D. CCC-SLP
Timothy Huang is an assistant professor in Communication Sciences and Disorders at West Chester University of Pennsylvania. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences at the University of Minnesota. Timothy is a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist who has worked at a wide array of school settings. His research focuses on child language, social communication, and autism spectrum disorder. Timothy is currently investigating comprehension of indirect answers in individuals with autism. His long-term research goal is to develop efficacious intervention approaches that can help this population participate fully in social settings and build close relationships with their friends and family.
Outreach, PR, & Media Coordinator | Siena Xiaole Sun, Ph.D.
Former President | Betty Yu, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Former President | Li Hsieh, Ph.D.
API Caucus Advisory Board Members
Lilly Cheng, Ph.D. Caucus Founder (since 1985), Professor, San Diego State University
Betty Yu, Ph.D. CCC-SLP. Past President (2017-2019). Associate Professor, San Francisco State University
Elizabeth Chafcouloff, Ph.D. CCC-SLP. Past Treasurer, President, Speech Therapy Cambodia
Greta Tan, CCC-SLP. Past Project Coordinator.
Kenneth Tom, Ph.D. CCC-SLP. Past President (1999-2006). Associate Professor Emeritus, California State University Fullerton
Li Hsieh, Ph.D. Past President (2013-2016). Associate Professor, Wayne State University
Teresa Girolamo, M.S. Past Secretary. Ph.D. Candidate, University of Kansas
Ying-Chiao Tsao, Ph.D. Past Vice President. Associate Professor, California State University Fullerton