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. 

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Meeting ID: 843 1813 6433

Passcode: DAAPIC2022

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If you need a sign language interpreter or CART Services, contact with at least a three (3) business day notice. For other public accommodation requests/concerns related to a disability, please contact



Commission Members

Joie Ha *Chair

Shauna Medeiros-Tuilaepa *Chair 

Chelsea Cordero 

Jory Zhang 

Kimberly Phu 

Patrick Warwick-Diaz

Phoummasone (Johnny) Laychaypha

Riyaz Rigonan 

T. Le Stadler







Commission Bylaws

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