Asian American Pacific Islander Commission

The Denver Asian American Pacific Islander Commission (DAAPIC) serves as a support liaison and facilitator between the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community in Denver, the Agency for Human Rights and Community Partnerships and the office of the Mayor of Denver.

Further, it is the Commission's objective to act as catalyst, educator, collective voice, and respond to issues and/or advocate based on community assessment of need, and create awareness and visibility of Asian American Pacific Islander community. 

Commission Meetings 

The Denver Asian American Pacific Islander meets the third Tuesday of every month from 4:30pm to 6:30pm. The commission is meeting in hybrid during the pandemic. 

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Meeting ID: 818 7413 2213

It is your right to access oral or written language assistance, sign language interpretation, real-time captioning via CART, or disability-related accommodations. To request any of these services at no cost to you, please contact Nydia Gomez at with three business days’ notice.

Commission Members

Jory Zhang *Chair

Chelsea Cordero

Chenthuran Jayton

Kimberly Phu

Lulu Lantzy

Shauna Medeiros-Tilaepa

Commission Bylaws

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