Our Team

Executive Officers and Staff


Ofelia Dirige, DrPH, RDN
Founder and President, and Interim Treasurer

Adjunct Professor, Graduate School of Public Health and Lecturer, Center for Asian Studies, San Diego State University; and Columnist, Asian Journal.

D Broussard, MBA, MPIA
Executive Vice-President, Administrator, and Finance Officer

Alyssa Monge, BS Public Health
Executive Assistant

Lauren Garces, BS Marketing
Marketing Coordinator
Event Coordinator and Producer, Silk Road Productions.

Melissa Pregill

Founder, Cipher

Willie Racelis
Financial Advisor
Representative, Foresters Equity.

Heidi Sarmiento, MPH, MS
Instructor at Community Colleges.

Sim Silverio Jr
Media Consultant
Publisher & Editor, SD Asian Journal.