Jess Ju – Administration Coordinator

Jess Ju is the Administration Coordinator at AAPI Equity Alliance (AAPI Equity). Prior to joining AAPI Equity, Jess was the Director of Programs and Operations at the Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment (CAPE), a non-profit dedicated to championing Asian American and Pacific Islander artists and leaders in entertainment and media through talent and professional development programs, DEI consulting, and more. She has also worked with other arts and entertainment non-profits such as East West Players and American Conservatory Theatre. 

Jess received a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Theater and Performance Studies from the University of California, Berkeley.

She received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Asian American Studies with a minor in Education from the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and her Master of Arts in Higher Education Leadership and a Restorative Justice Certification from the University of San Diego (USD). Miso is a 1.5 generation Korean-American who was born in South Korea and grew up in LA County.

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