Democratic National Committee staff members Phil Kim talk about their efforts to mobilize the AAPI community to vote and be active in politics. Phil and Vedant discuss being more than anti-Trump, leading with values first, and what the new DNC looks like. (Intro: Yin Yang)
Phil Kim is the AAPI Outreach Director for the Democratic National Committee. Before joining the DNC, he worked on the Hillary for Nevada campaign and in the Washington, DC office of Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA). He also taught middle school math in Clarksdale, Mississippi.
Vedant Patel is the Western Regional Press Secretary and Director of AAPI Media for the Democratic National Committee. Prior to joining the DNC he worked for Congressman Mike Honda in varying press roles and as a consultant on numerous local campaigns in Silicon Valley.