Alex W. Wong

Alex Wong joined AAPIP in 2012. As AAPIP's Community Philanthropy Manager, he has the pleasure of working with all of AAPIP’s partners and philanthropists across the country and is responsible for the National Giving Circle Network continued vibrancy. In addition to fostering the growth of the community philanthropy through partnerships, he is also an avid and active member of several giving circles.

Alex is currently pursuing his MBA from Haas School of Business, holds a JD from University of California, Hastings College of the Law and graduated magna cum laude from New York University with a double major in Economics and Politics. His legal experience includes serving as judicial extern to federal magistrate and district judges, litigation attorney, and in-house counsel to a digital advertising agency. Prior to law school, he worked as a legal advocate for Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles and Asian Law Caucus in San Francisco. He is a member of the State Bar of California and District of Columbia Bar and a recipient of the Wiley W. Manuel Award for Pro Bono Legal Services.

Alex, in his own words: If you had a super power, what would it be? Telekinesis, so I can accomplish many things that I cannot otherwise accomplish, including but not limited to grabbing the remote when it is out of reach and influencing the outcomes of various state lotteries at will.