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Meet the Commissioners

The Asian Pacific American Affairs Commission is a 21-member Commission under the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. Commissioners are appointed by the Governor of Michigan, for four-year terms, subject to the advice and consent of the State Senate. Commission Leadership is elected from within the Commission. 

  • Ayesha Ghazi Edwin, Chair
  • Grace Lee, Vice-chair
  • Chandragupta Acharya, Secretary
  • Poowanat Joseph Tasma, Trustee

Governor Whitmer Commission Appointments