Emily Kwon

External Affairs Associate

Phone: (907) 334-0534

Email: ekwon@rasmuson.org

Emily Kwon was born and raised in Anchorage and recently graduated from Arizona State University with a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences. There she was involved with the Asian/Asian Pacific American Students’ Coalition and worked to spread information about the community to the students on campus as well as communities around the greater Phoenix area.

Emily is currently involved with the Korean American Community of Alaska NexGen and volunteers as a Sunday school teacher at her church.

She enjoys watching historical documentaries, trying new foods and the beauty of Alaska.


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