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

Please call us at 949-354-3180 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 : Mr. Serge Tomassian

– Programs Vice-Chair: Hon. Tully Seymour (Ret.)

Membership Committee:

– Membership Chair: Ms. Kendra Puryear

– Membership Vice-Chair: N/A

Development Committee:

– Corporate Funding Chair: Judge James Gray

-Corporate Funding Vice-Chair: Mr. Van Tran

Young Professional Committee

– Young Professionals Chair: Mr. Isaiah Leslie

– Young Professionals Vice-Chair: Mr. Saji Gunawardane

Public Relations Committee

The Programs Committee:

– Programs Chair : Mr. Serge Tomassian

– Programs Vice-Chair: Hon. Tully Seymour (Ret.)

Membership Committee:

– Membership Chair: Ms. Kendra Puryear

– Membership Vice-Chair: N/A

Development Committee:

– Corporate Funding Chair: Judge James Gray

-Corporate Funding Vice-Chair: Mr. Van Tran

Young Professional Committee

– Young Professionals Chair: Mr. Isaiah Leslie

– Young Professionals Vice-Chair: Mr. Saji Gunawardane

Public Relations Committee

– Public Relations Chair: Ms. Naseem Qader

– Public Relations Vice-Chair: Mr. Thomas Erspamer

Strategic Planning Committee

– Strategic Planning Chair: Ms. Helen Haig

– Strategic Planning Vice-Chair: N/A

Student & Education Committee

– Student & Education Committee Chair: Michael Baroni

– Student & Education Committee Vice-Chair: Ms. Annie Chu

Community Engagement Committee

– Community Engagement Committee Chair: Mr. William Edwards

– Community Engagement Committee Vice-Chair: Dr. Theresa Ashby

Executive Board Meeting Dates 
– Dates coming soon.
– Location:

World Affairs Council OC Office (2102 Business Center Drive, Irvine 92612)
Downstairs Conference Room (3)