Local Arrangements Committee 2022

The Local Arrangements Committee (LAC) serves as an information resource for headquarters staff on local aspects of meeting planning, which may include local and regional tourist information, entertainment, transportation, etc. Each year, the LAC plays a role to help highlight the local area and history related to Asian Studies through the organization of dynamic sessions; location-specific events such as walking city tours, library and/or museum tours; securing discounts at local establishments; and much more.

AAS 2022 Local Arrangements Committee members:

Ricardo D. Trimillos+*+, Co-chair, UHM Asian Studies & Ethnomusicology
E. J. Ned Shultz +* , Co-chair, UHM Asian Studies & History

Christine R. Yano +*, advisor, UHM Anthropology

Eric Chang, East-West Center Arts Program

Jay J. Junker +*, UHM Music; National Organization for Traditional Artists Exchange

Navid Najafi*, Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design

J. Lorenzo Perillo +*, UHM Dance

Teri Skillman*, Hawaiʻi Arts Alliance

Victoria Holt Takamine +*, PAʻI Foundation, Hālau Pua Aliʻi ʻIlima

*= Alumnus, University of Hawaiʻi (UHM)
+= Instructional, University of Hawaiʻi (UHM)

The AAS Secretariat will be closed on Monday, May 30th, in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday