ASIAN AMERICA: THE KEN FONG PODCAST is a weekly show that explores the cultural, artistic, historical, and spiritual aspects of the Asian American community. Each podcast, host Ken Fong shares stories and thoughts from his own life, and then interviews guests across all sectors of society who are transforming what it means to be Asian American.
KEN FONG Host As the long-time senior pastor of Evergreen Baptist Church of Los Angeles, Ken Fong has been a pioneer in multi-Asian and multi-ethnic church ministry. He also serves as the Executive Director of the Asian American Initiative at Fuller Theological Seminary. In his spare time, Ken is an avid cyclist and photographer. He lives in Southern California with his wife and teenage daughter.
CHRISTOPHER WONG Producer/Director A documentary filmmaker for over fifteen years, Christopher Wong looks for stories of ordinary people accomplishing extraordinary things, with a specific focus on Asian Americans. His feature-length documentary WHATEVER IT TAKES garnered multiple "Best of Fest" awards from film festivals nationwide, as well as a nationwide broadcast on PBS' Independent Lens. Chris is hopelessly addicted to podcasts, especially Sklarbro Country and This American Life. He lives in Southern California with his wife and two kids.
PAUL SIM Web Programmer/Sound Engineer Paul is involved in creating music for films and podcasts. In his spare time, he builds websites, plays video games, and scrimmages friends in the game of soccer. His composing work can be viewed at PaulSimMusic.com.