Lani Wong, NACA Chair, and Henry Yu, Chair of NACA Board of Advisors were recognized as the “25 Most Influential Asian Americans in Georgia” by Georgia Asian Times in honoring 25 Asian Americans in Georgia, who have contributed to improving the quality of life and the image of Asians in the community. Over 200 community leaders from the diverse Asian Pacific community participated in the dinner and award presentation.

This year’s 25 nominees were selected by a committee comprising of Asian journalists based in Georgia. “This year’s award winners represent over 20 different ethnic Asian communities in Georgia and these individuals have provided positive contribution to the community, while enhancing the Asian image overall,” said Li Wong, publisher of Georgia Asian Times while introducing the 25 award winners.