We Encourage You to Become a Member and Get Involved by Joining a Committee

Please call us at 949-253-5751 or email orangecounty@worldaffairscouncil.org to join or get more information.

As a courtesy to our staff, please provide us with at least a 48 hour advance notice if you will be attending any committee meetings.

The Programs Committee:

Programs Chair : Jeff Hobert

Programs Vice-Chair: Judge Tully Seymour (Ret.)


Membership Committee:

Membership Chair: N/A

Membership Vice-Chair: Ms. Nora Valenzuela


Development Committee:

Corporate Funding Vice-Chair: Assemblyman Van Tran


Young Professional Committee

Young Professional Chair: Mr. Isaiah Leslie

Young Professional Vice-Chair: Ms. Kendra Puryear


Public Relations Committee

Public Relations Chair: Naseem Qader

Public Relations Vice-Chair: N/A


Community Relations Committee

Community Relations Chair: Serge Tomassian

Community Relations Vice-Chair: Ms. Lorelei Tanji


Intern Director

Intern Director: Annie Chu


Student & Education Committee

Student & Education Committee Chair: Michael Baroni


Executive Board Meeting Dates 2018

  • Tuesday, November 20th, 2018,  5:30pm-6:30pm.
    • Location: Downstairs Conference Room (3), World Affairs Council OC Office (2102 Business Center Drive, Irvine 92612)
  • Wednesday, December 19th, 2018,  5:30pm-6:30pm.
    • Location: Downstairs Conference Room (3), World Affairs Council OC Office (2102 Business Center Drive, Irvine 92612)