Lianne Araki is the Confidential Assistant & Board Liaison at the Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum. In this role, she provides strategic guidance and support for the executive office, the board of directors, and manages the operations in the Oakland headquarters. Prior to joining APIAHF, Lianne was the Executive Assistant to the CEO at Silicon Valley Community Foundation. She was part of the leadership team that merged two community foundations, creating the largest community foundation in the country. In her “other” life, Lianne plays oboe and English horn with many community orchestras in the San Francisco Peninsula region.