BKAA is a Berkeley alumni group comprising of Korean Americans or those who have an interest in the Korean American community. BKAA’s purpose is to build a community of Berkeley Korean-American alumni, assist one another with professional growth and development, and promote commerce, culture, and education in the community. BKAA is based primarily in Southern California, but is seeking to establish relations with other Berkeley alumni groups, such as those in Northern California and Korea.
BKAA BOARD MEMBERS
Board of Directors
Hoon Noh, Chairman
Dykema Gossett LLP
Brian H. Chung
Interactive Display Solutions, Inc.
Richwest Capital Advisors
David S. Kim
DSK Landscape Architect
Andrew H. Lee
Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management
Jae Y. Lee
Law Office of Jae Y. Lee
Peter Y. Lee
Partner at Lee Hong Degerman Kang & Waimey
Henry H. Oh
Shumener, Odson & Oh LLP
New Creation Engineering & Builders, Inc.
Parnter at O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Andrew B. Lee
Lee Hong Degerman Kang & Waimey
OPM International, Inc.
Karen E. Jung
Henry H. Oh
Class of '86 - M.S. Structural Engineering
Class of '84 - B.S. Civil Engineering
Henry Oh is currently a founding partner of the law firm of Shumener, Odson & Oh LLP. Before becoming an attorney, he worked as a plancheck engineer with the City of Los Angeles Department of Building & Safety.
Class of '98 - Economics
John is a co-founder of the IT consulting firm, ConnectUNow, which provides IT consulting, support and strategy services to small to mid-sized businesses. At the firm, John is responsible for the creation and execution of the firm's marketing and financial strategies. Prior to founding ConnectUNow, John was the divisional controller of Wells Fargo Capital Finance, the $30BB asset-based lending and factoring division of Wells Fargo.
Sandy J. Chun
Class of '96 - Political Science
Sandy J. Chun is a trusts and estates attorney and is the shareholder of Law Office of Sandy J. Chun, PC. Ms. Chun prepares trusts, handles probate matters and tries multi-million dollar cases related to trusts and estates.
Class of '84
Executive Manager, Corporate Accounts Gilead Sciences (Biotechnology)
Benjamin J. Kim,
Class of '04 - Boalt Hall School of Law J.D.
Ben Kim is a labor and employment partner with Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP. He advises and represents companies on various labor and employment issues and disputes.
David Y. Choi
Philanthropy Committee Chair
Class of '90 - M.S. Industrial Engineering & Operations Research
Class of '89 - B.S. Industrial Engineering & Operations Research
Northern California Chair
Class of '06 - UC Berkeley
Spanish & Portuguese Literature, BA
Partner at Manos Accelerator
Henry Song - Hanmi Bank
Lynette S. Kim - Law Office of Lynette S. Kim
Vivian I. Kim - Dykema Gossett LLP
Prof. David Choi, PhD - Loyola University
Benjamin Kim - Allen Matkins
Community Relations Committee
Michelle G. Lee
New Graduates Committee