Mission Statement

The Coalition of Asian Pacific Employees (CAPE) was established to unite, empower and support Asian Pacific Islander (API) employees at the Pasadena City College District. We are employees, staff, faculty and former professionals affiliated to Pasadena City College with the goal of encouraging and advocating for issues that promote diversity and inclusivity at the College, with particular focus on our API community. 

Executive Board

Position Name
President Dr. Dootsdeemalachanok Thongthiraj
Vice President Vacant
Secretary/Historian Vacant
Treasurer Jessie Wang
Communications Chair Olivia Loo
Events Chair Rob Lee and Lily Tran
Scholarship Chair Xiaodan Leng


Our History