NAAAP Colorado Executive Team

President

Michid BaterdeneEmail Michid!

Michid is a Lead Accounting Recon Analyst at TIAA who works with upper management to lead the team, helps create reports, business health metrics and reconciles all fees for our participants. He knows the importance of utilizing data to identify key risks, measure success and create action plans. He has over five years of experience working in the financial industry. Michid holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from University of Colorado Denver.


 Vice President of Programs

Bryan YeeEmail Bryan!

Bio Coming Soon!

 


 Vice President of Operations

Jean LoEmail Jean!

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Treasurer

Clifton MoyEmail Clifton!

Clifton was born in Illinois and was moved here when he was 3, so he is very familiar with Colorado. Clifton joined the Air Force in 1996 and was out of the state stationed at various air bases for his 5 years with active duty. He then joined the Colorado Air National Guard where he is still employed, and returned home to be closer to his family. Clifton is presently attending Metropolitan State College of Denver, soon to be Denver State University, pursuing a degree in Aerospace Systems Engineering. Clifton met his wife, Jessica, in 2008 and was recently married in June 2010.

Clifton also serves on NAAAP Colorado’s Board of Directors


Membership Committee Chair

Alexandria JooEmail Alexandria!

Alexandria was born in Littleton, Colorado, and moved to Korea with her family when she was three years old. She came back to Colorado after living in Korea for ten years. She graduated from University of Colorado at Denver with B.S.B.A. double major in Marketing and Management with Minor in Economics. She currently works at the Leaffer Law Group as an Administrative Assistant. She is serving as a Interim Board of Korean American Community Foundation of Colorado and Executive Director of Serving Professionals Rise of Hidden Talents Mentoring Program. She is anticipating on going back to school for M.B.A.


 

Advisory Board


Michid BaterdeneEmail Michid!

Michid is a Lead Accounting Recon Analyst at TIAA who works with upper management to lead the team, helps create reports, business health metrics and reconciles all fees for our participants. He knows the importance of utilizing data to identify key risks, measure success and create action plans. He has over five years of experience working in the financial industry. Michid holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from University of Colorado Denver.


Roger LiuEmail Roger!

Roger is a computer engineer at Intel Corps. and holds a Bachelors in Computer Engineering from University of Michigan and a Masters in Computer Science from Boston University. In July 2010, Roger relocated to Denver from Boston and continues his career with Intel in Fort Collins. While in Boston, Roger served as chairperson for various Intel employee groups and initiatives. With this prior leadership experience, he looks forward to directing his energies outside of the company to the wider Asian-American community in Colorado.

Roger also serves as the President of NAAAP Colorado and as Community Relations Chair.


Jie “Jay” ZhengEmail Jay!

Jie “Jay” Zheng is a seasoned professional with innovative thought leadership and practical experience in culture and global business integration. His business development-centric and people-focused approach has enabled organizations to connect business objectives with diversity and inclusion, global talent development and employee engagement.

Mr. Zheng’s career includes 19 years of management experience in technology industry, as well as being an entrepreneur. His family owns Volcano Restaurant in Centennial, a locally owned and managed fine-dining Asian fusion restaurant where traditional Chinese dishes are offered.
In addition to on-the-job achievements, Mr. Zheng is a respected leader in Diversity and Inclusion across the nation. He transformed the Asian Employee Resource Group (ERG) practice at StorageTek and Sun Microsystems from culture-centric to business partnership focusing on global talent management and business development. He is the founder and the first term President of the Colorado chapter of National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) from 2006 through 2009. He was named by Diversity Edge magazine as a 2008 Diversity Champion.

Mr. Zheng was born in Shanghai, China. He received MBA in Marketing, E-Commerce and Entrepreneurship from Simon School of Business, University of Rochester and MS in Polymer Chemistry from Rochester Institute of Technology.


Van ThanEmail Van!

Bio Coming Soon!


Clifton MoyEmail Clifton!

Clifton was born in Illinois and was moved here when he was 3, so he is very familiar with Colorado. Clifton joined the Air Force in 1996 and was out of the state stationed at various air bases for his 5 years with active duty. He then joined the Colorado Air National Guard where he is still employed, and returned home to be closer to his family. Clifton is presently attending Metropolitan State College of Denver, soon to be Denver State University, pursuing a degree in Aerospace Systems Engineering. Clifton met his wife, Jessica, in 2008 and was recently married in June 2010.

Clifton also serves as the NAAAP Colorado’s Treasurer.