Photo Gallery: Asian Americans Conference in Los Angeles
(November 20, 2013)
Representatives from the Wage and Hour Division, Veterans Employment and Training Service, Occupational Safety and Health Administration and Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs participated in the conference along with representatives from the EEOC, Federal Executive Board, FEMA, U.S. Department of Education, Small Business Administration, and Asian Americans Advancing Justice.
Jason Tengco, advisor on community engagement from the White House Initiative on AAPI, discusses the role and functions of the newly formed Regional Interagency Working Group.
Danny Pasquil, director of the West Covina District Office of the Wage and Hour Division, talks about how the agency interacts with various community organizations to help and assist vulnerable workers.
Christine Park‐Gonzalez discusses EEOC and that agency’s role in protecting and enforcing civil rights.
Michael Chang, an attorney with the U.S. Department of Education, explains the department’s role in the protection of civil rights of minorities and students with disabilities.
Kathrene Hansen, executive director of the Federal Executive Board in Los Angeles, explains the functions of this umbrella organization, which covers many agencies in Southern California.