Meet Our NextGen Advisory Board

Our distinguished NextGen Advisory Group collaborates with our board to to build community.
Their keen ability to share stories and to connect activates passionate supporters of TeachAAPI.

Jennifer Kong

NextGen Advisory Board

Jennifer Kong, Manager of Global Procurement (Marketing & Media) at Mattel, has 15+ years of CPG experience in Product Launch Development, Supply Chain, and Operations. She believes in the power of community and connection, and loves devoting her time planning impactful events for non-profit organizations. Jennifer joins TeachAAPI supporting strategic operations, marketing/communications, and community activations.

Ally Maki

NextGen Advisory Board

Ally Maki Matsumura, known professionally as Ally Maki, is an American actress and model. She portrayed Jess Kato in the TBS comedy series Wrecked and the voice of Giggle McDimples in Toy Story 4.

Sara Tan

NextGen Advisory Board

Sara Tan is Refinery29’s Beauty Director and co-founder/co-host of the Gloss Angeles beauty podcast. With over 14 years of editorial experience, she has contributed to various women’s and lifestyle publications. She is an advisor for the Asian American Girl Club and a mom to two children, Zoe and Cade.