Our Team

The ACCT Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of accomplished Chinese Canadian leaders in business, politics, community service, and the arts. Their diverse expertise, unique perspectives, extensive networks, and passion for developing the next generation of Chinese Canadian leaders ensure ACCT can influence real change in our society.

Founding Members

Dr. Vivienne Poy

Teresa Woo-Paw

David S. Tam

Dr. Henry Yu

Board of Directors (2017-2019)

Chair
Teresa Woo-Paw
Secretary
David S. Tam
Treasurer
Alex Cheung
Bang-Gu Jiang, B.L., J.D.
Dr. Ying Lu
Larry Yen
Dr. Vivienne Poy (resigned 2018)
Hao Shi (resigned 2018)
Advisor
Senator Hon. Yuen Pau Woo

2019 Leaders' Summit Organizing Committee

Patti Pon (Co-Chair)Calgary, ABPresident & CEO, Calgary Arts Development
Nathan Ip (Co-Chair)Edmonton, ABEdmonton Young Leaders’ Council; School Board Trustee
Teresa Woo-Paw (Co-Chair)Calgary, ABFormer Cabinet Minister, MLA (AB), Diversity & Community Development Consultant
Beverly YeeEdmonton, ABDeputy Minister, Environment & Parks, Government of Alberta; former educator
Kenneth TungVancouver, BCPresident, Civic Education Society; Former chair, SUCCESS; radio host
Andi ShiToronto, ONExecutive Director, Chinese Professionals Association of Canada (CPAC)
Eric LiToronto, ONFounder & Executive Director, Vision Youth
Eric XiaoToronto, ONBoard President, Chinese Professionals Association of Canada; Partner, Ernst & Young
Allan KwanEdmonton, ABChair, ASSIST Community Services Centre
Sidney WooCalgary, ABDirector, Calgary Chinese Elderly Citizens’ Association
Sabrina SongCalgary, ABCity of Calgary; Director, Action Dignity
Beverly Yee (Co-Chair) Edmonton, AB Deputy Minister, Intergovernmental Affairs, Government of Alberta
Teresa Woo-Paw (Co-Chair) Calgary, AB Former Cabinet Minister, MLA (AB)
Ivan Leung Calgary, AB HR Professional
Sabrina Song Calgary, AB City of Calgary; Director, Action Dignity
Dr. William Wai, PhD Edmonton, AB Professor, Grant McEwan University
Sidney Woo Calgary, AB Director, Calgary Chinese Elderly Citizens’ Association
Kenneth Tung (Chair) Vancouver, BC President, Civic Education Society; Former chair, SUCCESS; radio host
Allan Kwan (Regional Committee Lead) Edmonton, AB Chair, ASSIST Community Services Centre
Eric Xiao (Regional Committee Lead) Toronto, ON Board President, Chinese Professionals Association of Canada; Partner, Ernst & Young
Teresa Woo-Paw Calgary, AB Former Cabinet Minister, MLA (AB); Chair, ACCT Foundation
Cheryl Keung Calgary, AB Consultant, Ernst & Young
Daniel Hsu (Chair) Calgary, AB Marketing Specialist, City of Calgary
Dr. Thomas Cheuk, PhD Calgary, AB Alberta President, Wow TV / Publisher, Canada 88 News
Cheryl Keung Calgary, AB Consultant, Ernst & Young
Jeanne Kwong Calgary, AB Wordfest; CJSW University of Calgary Campus Radio
William Lau Edmonton, AB Edmonton Chinese Community Young Leaders’ Council
Ethan Lou Calgary, AB Journalist; Entrepreneur
Brian Wong Calgary, AB Marketing, Fairchild Radio / Omni TV
Eric Wu Calgary, AB Graphic Designer
Judy Trinh (Advisor) Ottawa, ON Journalist (CBC)