Studied film at UCLA in the Ethnocommunications Program – 1970.
One of the founders of Visual Communications in LA and made several documentaries there from 1970 to 1977.
Founding Editor of East Wind: Politics and Culture of Asians in American -1980s -National Field Director for Jesse
Jackson for President 1988 campaign – Executive Director of NAATA/CAAM 1996-2006 – Executive Director of Angel
Island Immigration Station Foundation 2008 – 2012. Retired.