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 Wednesday of every month from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. The commission is meeting in hybrid during the pandemic. 

*There will be NO DAAPIC meeting on January 18, 2023. We will instead have a Strategic Planning Meeting on January 22, 2023. *

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Meeting ID: 843 1813 6433

Passcode: DAAPIC2022

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Commission Members

Jory Zhang *Chair 

T. Le Stadler *Co-chair

Catharine McCord

Chelsea Cordero 

Daranee Teng

Joie Ha 

Kimberly Phu 

Lulu Lantzy 

Riyaz Rayasaddin 

Shauna Medeiros-Tuilaepa 










Commission Bylaws

Denver-Asian-American-Pacific-Islander-Commission-Bylaws.pdf(PDF, 88KB)