John Chiang

The Asian American Action Fund proudly endorses John Chiang for the Governor of California.

Gautam Dutta, AAA-Fund General Counsel, states, “The AAA-Fund has long supported John in his career of working for the state of California. As the child of Asian immigrants he understands the issues that are important to the more than 5 million AAPIs who live in this state. His entire professional life has prepared him to represent the state.”

John currently serves as the State Treasurer where he works closely with Governor Jerry Brown. Before that he served as California’s State Controller. He has been an activist, a civil servant, and involved in philanthropy. He has been a member of the Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA), the treasurer of the Organization of Chinese Americans – Greater Los Angeles (OCA-GLA), on the board of Planned Parenthood of Los Angeles, and a member of The Ethnic Coalition, a group of Asian Americans, African Americans, and Hispanic Americans who work on social and economic justice issues.
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