Rep. Peters Backed for Re-Election by Chinese-American, Vietnamese-American Leaders 

Rep. Scott Peters is proud to announce the names of dozens of Chinese-American and Vietnamese-American community leaders – Democrats and Republicans – who are backing his re-election campaign. 

“Asian-American business owners, educators, students, and families are an integral part of San Diego’s diverse cultural make up; we are fortunate to have their strong contributions to our region,” Peters said. “It’s been my honor to represent this community in Congress and I am grateful for the support of these, and other, outstanding civic leaders.”

API Community Leaders who endorse Scott (partial list*):

Dr. Allen Chan – owner, Jasmine Restaurant; Co-Founder, Asian Pacific American Coalition (APAC)

Dr. Aurora Cudal -- 2013 inductee, San Diego Women's Hall of Fame; columnist Filipino press

David Du – entrepreneur, Ellis Island Medal of Honor Winner 

Jack Fu – commissioner, Overseas Community Affairs Council Republic of China 

Dr. Alan Gin – associate professor of economics, University of San Diego 

Dan Hom – past co-chair, Asian Business Association of San Diego 

Judy Ki – former commissioner, California Commission on Asian American Pacific Islander America Affairs 

De Le – U.S. Army veteran; manager, Tieng Nuoc Toi Radio 

Linda Le – civic leader 

Susan Lew – business owner 

 Leo Li – co-founder, High School Democrats of San Diego  

Joe Long – president, Asia Pacific Petition 

Ron Luong – external vice president, Little Saigon Foundation 

Tri Chanh Nguyen – past president, Vietnamese American Youth Alliance (VAYA) 

Uyen Nguyen – small business owner, Uyen Design 

Huyen Pham – early childhood educator

Peter Pham – president, Vietnamese Federation of San Diego

Nancy Phung – coordinating member, MidCity CAN

Bouavanh Hope Rasih – former commissioner, City of San Diego Human Relations Commission

Amy Sun – principal, San Diego Chinese Academy 

Binh Tran – executive director, Asian Pacific Health Foundation 

Nick Tran – community leader

Yen Tu – board of directors, Asian Business Association; board member, San Diego County Water Authority 

Dr. Ping H Wang – co-founder, Ansir Innovation Center & Convoy District 

Sally Wong-Avery – founder, Chinese Service Center of San Diego & Chinese School of San Diego 

Michael Wong – board chairman, Asian Pacific American Coalition 

Susanna Wong – board president, San Diego Chinese Academy 

Lily Zhou – small business owner; founder, Z-Media 

*organizations are listed for identification purposes only