August 13, 2018


Have you ever thought developing about your leadership potential? Do you want to give back to the Asian-American community? build your leadership talents today with NAAAP Chicago.

NAAAP Chicago is operated by committed volunteers dedicated to achieving a common vision of inspiring leadership, cultivating professional development and fostering workplace diversity. We are looking for serious and real leaders who have passion and enthusiasm for positive and lasting change. Be part of the experience!


Working Committees

Asian American Group Leaders (AAGL)Planning for annual Asian Heritage Month Event and Corporate Leadership Conference, manages relationships with ERGs, facilitates quarterly best practice meetings
Community ServicePlans the annual Back to School and Holiday Toy Drives, plans ad hoc community service opportunities throughout the year
FinanceProvides financial oversight for the organization, manages submission of taxes, annual reports and any other government required documents, bookkeeping/accounting. The Board Treasurer is the Chair of this committee.
MarketingCreates marketing collateral, manages social media accounts, and sends out monthly communications
MembershipMember recruitment, maintaining member benefits, and planning the annual Member Dinner
Professional DevelopmentDetermines and executes quarterly programming
Women in NAAAP Planning for Annual Leadership Forum and monthly brunches

What do you receive as a leader of NAAAP-Chicago?

  • Meaningful leadership experiences that will help you become a better leader.
  • Specific leadership training, very similar to what companies pay thousands of dollars for their top stars to receive.
  • Mentorship with a distinguished senior advisory board.

You cannot learn leadership from reading a book or sitting in class. To become a leader, you must learn by doing. NAAAP-Chicago has been transforming itself to serve the Asian professional community at higher levels than ever before. Our leadership team today is strong and talented.  Become a part of our team; make meaningful change in our community. We are looking for serious candidates who have passion and enthusiasm for positive and lasting change.

NAAAP is here to develop your leadership skills, abilities, knowledge, attitudes, and competencies through experiential learning. If you need help to grow your career in Corporate America, Government America, Education America, or anywhere in America, this is the place to start.

Questions?  Please contact Rose Olea, rose_olea at to learn more.