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2021 Civic Fellows

Hudson Institute

Raj Aryal

University of Michigan

Federal Aviation Administration

Jonathan Chen

Columbia University

U.S. Department of Treasury

Richard Dong

Brown University

National Institutes of Health

Eric Fan

University of Washington

U.S. Department of the Interior

Justin Fernando

Michigan State University

U.S. Department of the Interior

Victor Ficarra

Penn State University

U.S. Rep Kathy Castor (FL-14)

Megumi Fukuzawa

University of Maryland: Baltimore County

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Nina Gohel

Rutgers University

U.S. Agency for International Development

Sora Heo

University of California – San Diego

U.S. Department of Labor

Nicole Li

Yale University

U.S. Agency for International Development

Maya Lu

University of California – San Diego

U.S. Department of Treasury

Chloe Majzel

Michigan State University

U.S. Agency for International Development

Ishani Mehta

University of Pennsylvania

U.S. Department of Treasury

Victoria Mui

University of Wisconsin

U.S. Agency for International Development

Angie Sohn

Colby College

U.S. Agency for International Development

Munahil Sultana

Franklin & Marshall College

U.S. Agency for International Development

Choetsow Tenzin

Harvard University

Federal Aviation Administration

Andrew Wan

Rice University

Hudson Institute

Angie Xiao

University of Chicago

U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs

Grace Xu

Georgetown University

Hudson Institute

Jasper Yu

Syracuse University

U.S. Department of Justice & Englewood (CO) Presiding Municipal Judge

Carolyn Zhao

University of Chicago

U.S. Department of Justice

Michael Zhu

Harvard University

2020 Civic Fellows

Federal Communications Commission

Syeda Shadia Ahmed

New York University

White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

Mengwei (Crystal) Chen

University of Washington

ILF Challenge (COVID-19 PPE & Innovation Spaces)

Sean Chou

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

ILF Challenge (COVID-19/PPE & Innovation Spaces)

Karen Gan

Princeton University

ILF Challenge (Social Justice Initiative)

Melissa He

Wellesley College

ILF Challenge (Social Justice Initiative)

Khana Hoang

California State University – East Bay

ILF Challenge (COVID-19/PPE)

Ethan Hong

University of Southern California

ILF Challenge (Social Justice Initiative & Innovation Spaces)

Emilie Hu

Scripps College

Minority Business Development Agency

Esther Hung

Georgia State University

White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

Daniel Kim

Columbia University

ILF Challenge (COVID-19/PPE)

Adrian Lam

Washington and Lee University

ILF Challenge (Social Justice Initiative)

Ellen Lasko

University of California, Berkeley

Minority Business Development Agency

Matthew Leung

New York University

Minority Business Development Agency

Julian Lin

University of Southern California

ILF Challenge (COVID-19 PPE)

Michelle Lin

University of Michigan

Minority Business Development Agency

Sean Lin

Indiana University

DOJ/ILF Challenge (Social Justice Initiative)

Sarah Lu

Vanderbilt University

EPA/ILF Challenge (COVID-19/PPE)

Aaron Pathak

Rice University

Federal Communications Commission

Ilena Peng

George Washington University

ILF Challenge (COVID-19/PPE & Innovation Spaces)

Christine Shan

University of Virginia

Rep. Meng

Adney Silva

Franklin and Marshall College

White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

Rebecca Shoo

University of California, Berkeley

ILF Challenge (COVID-19/PPE)

Linda Tang

Duke University

ILF Challenge (Social Justice Initiative)

Jeffrey Tsai

Pepperdine University

USAID/ILF Challenge (Social Justice Initiative)

Callie Wen

University of Maryland, College Park

ILF Challenge (Social Justice Initiative

Justin Yuan

University of Michigan

ILF Challenge (Social Justice Initiative)

Angie Zhang

University of Michigan

ILF Challenge (COVID-19 PPE)

Yanni Zhang

Vanderbilt University

Past Civic Fellowship Programs

2019 Civic Fellows
  • Nolan Burdett – House of Representatives
  • Carolyn Chen – House of Representatives
  • Channing Chi – EPA
  • Manali Joshi – USAID
  • Hannah Kim – Federal Communications Commission
  • Ashley Lai – EPA, Office of Land and Emergency Management
  • Ruth Lee – EPA, Office of Administrative & Executive Services
  • Kiana Lui – MBDA, Office of Legislative, Education & Intergovernmental Affairs
  • Fei Mo – MBDA, Office of Legislative, Education & Intergovernmental Affairs
  • Miles Mochizuki – EPA, Office of General Counsel
  • Abhi Nathan – House of Representatives
  • Anthony Nguyen – FEMA
  • Alex Pu – EPA, Office of Environmental Education
  • Alex Qi – Aerospace Industries Association
  • Vikram Vallapareddy – House of Representatives
  • Kimiko Varner – TRE, Bureau of Fiscal Service
  • Yvonne Wu – EPA, Office of Environmental Justice
  • Brian Xu – USAID, Bureau for Asian, Outreach and Communications Division
  • Xue Han Yu – EPA, Office of Chief Financial Officer
  • Alan Zhang – SEC Honors
  • Yijiang Zhao – Harvard Executive Office of Technology Services and Security
  • Jefferson Zhu – Federal Reserve Board
2018 Civic Fellows
  • Manjula Andukuri – EPA
  • Jaime Martin Atilano – USDA​
  • Charles Castillo – USAID
  • Kristen Chang – Senate
  • Monica Chan – HHS
  • Albert Ha – DOT
  • Kevin Han – MBDA
  • Elena Jiao – MBDA
  • JoAnn Jung – ED
  • Nuha Khalfay – HHS
  • Jessica Li – HHS
  • Louis Lin – DOT
  • Emerson Liu – House
  • An Nguyen-Phan – DOT
  • Stanley Shaw – EPA
  • Rachel Su – EPA
  • Cynthia Sun – USAID
  • Casey Wang – MBDA
  • Daniel Warner – DOT
  • Alexander ​Wiederkehr – TRE
  • Angela Wu – Senate
  • Isaac Kim – HHS
  • Dorothy Lee – EPA
2017 Civic Fellows

Michael Chang – MBDA
Trenton Chang – USAID
Joy Chiu – HHS

2016 Civic Fellows
  • Safiyah Bharwani – MBDA, Department of Commerce
  • Lilian Chan – HHS, Office of Minority Health
  • Olivia Chang – EPA
  • Amanda Chen – USAID, Bureau for Latin America, Strategy Department
  • Julia Duong – MBDA, Office of Business Development
  • Sean Fisher – International Monetary Fund (IMF), Secretary’s Department
  • Christopher Gao – USDA, Food Safety and Inspection Service
  • Isabella Gatti – EPA, Office of Environmental Information
  • Kevin Gwen – Department of Treasury, Debt Management
  • Michelle Hoang – USDA, Human Resources Division Office of Management Food Safety and Inspection Service
  • Kabir Hossain – Office United States Congresswoman Grace Meng
  • Annalie Jiang – USAID, Office of Afghanistan and Pakistan Affairs
  • Caroline Kim – Office of Congressman Charles Rangel
  • Esther Kim – USAID, Bureau for Policy, Planning, and Learning
  • Liu Lafaele – U.S. House of Representatives Office of Congresswoman Aumua Amata Radewagen
  • Lyndsay Lee – HHS, Office of Minority Health
  • Nathan Lo – Department of the Treasury, Bureau of the Fiscal Service
  • Kyle Lui – Department of the Treasury, Bureau of the Fiscal Service
  • Victoria Ma – HHS, Office of Minority Health Resource Center
  • Sumaia Masoom – White House Initiative on Asian American and Pacific Islanders
  • Janel Mendoza
  • George Park
  • Victoria Peng – HHS
  • Kelly Song – EPA, Office of Water
  • Yifan Song – MBDA, Department of Commerce
  • Sarah Tang – USAID
2015 Civic Fellows
  • Gracie Chang – HHS, Office of Minority Health Resource Center
  • Jing-Shuan Chen – EPA, Office of Pesticide Programs
  • Wayne Chen – USAID, Asia Bureau, Office of Strategic Planning and Operations
  • Karim Farishta – USAID, Office of Inspector General/Investigations
  • Aaron Huang – EPA, Office of Executive Services within the Office of the Administrator
  • Stella Huang – USAID, Asia Bureau
  • Adya Jain – EPA
  • Selina Jan – Office of Congresswoman Grace Meng
  • Joyce Kim – U.S. Department of Education, International and Foreign Language Education, Office of Postsecondary Education
  • Samuel Kim – Federal Aviation Administration, Aviation Safety Organization
  • Jocelyn Lai – Federal Aviation Administration, Office of Accident Investigation and Prevention
  • Jung-Ju Lee – DoD, National Defense University, Eisenhower School
  • Jessica Liang – USDA, Food Safety and Inspection Service
  • Jessica Liu – Program for Public Consultation
  • Andre Luu – USAID, Office of Engagement & Communications, United States Global Development Lab
  • Vy Luu – U.S. Department of Education, White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
  • Michelle Mui – Department of the Treasury, Office of Economic Policy
  • Jonathan Nguyen – DoD, National Defense University, Eisenhower School
  • Aaron O’Hoyt – HHS, Office of Minority Health
  • Sofi Sinozich – Pew Research Center, American Politics
  • Calvin Su – MBDA, Office of Public Affairs
  • Andrew Wang – Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service
  • Henry Xu – U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service
  • William Yang – EPA, Office of Water
  • Tiffany Yue – MBDA, Department of Commerce
  • Emily Zhen – Department of the Treasury, Office of Strategic Planning and Performance Improvement (OSPPI)
2014 Civic Fellows
  • Nikhil Bontha, House of Representatives
  • Justin Chang, MBDA
  • Norman Chang, NASA
  • Juliette Chen, Department of the Treasury
  • Jeffrey Chien, USAID
  • Melinda Chou, Department of Health and Human Services
  • Hau Chu, MBDA
  • Joanne Chua, USAID
  • Kimberly Dao, USAID
  • Jason Hong, Department of State, USAID
  • Yuna Kim, USAID
  • Emily Kong, USAID
  • Leona Lam, MBDA
  • Connie Lee, Federal Aviation Administration
  • Justin Lee, Export-Import Bank of the United States
  • Annie Li, MBDA
  • Belinda Li, House of Representatives
  • Christopher Liao, Department of Agriculture
  • Amy Muramoto, Food Safety and Inspection Agency
  • Tin Nguyen-Phan, Export-Import Bank of the United States
  • Tarlochan Rakhra, White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
  • Linda Ren, USAID
  • Eunice Roh, Center for American Progress
  • Rohan Shetty, Office of Minority Health
  • Bee Vang, Department of the Treasury
  • Prama Verma, Federal Aviation Administration
  • Christopher Wu, Federal Aviation Administration
  • Li Zhu, Department of the Treasury

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