January 28, 2022

AAIP Launches Advisory Board with Noted American Experts

Releases & Statements

January 28, 2022

Today, the American Association of the Indo-Pacific is pleased to announce the launch of the AAIP Advisory Board. The AAIP Advisory Board is a small group of highly-respected business leaders, policy experts, and former diplomats who bring their unique experience forward to assist AAIP in its mission of advancing the competitiveness of American commerce in the Indo-Pacific region.  

AAIP is pleased that the following individuals will serve on the AAIP Advisory Board and actively support the organization during its inaugural year. 

Amb. Ford Hart
Senior Advisor, Bower Group Asia

Glen S. Fukushima
Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress

Rebecca Terner Lentchner
Senior Government Affairs Advisor

Amb. Kurt Tong
Partner, The Asia Group

Barbara Wiesel
Managing Director, Rock Creek Global Advisors 

Service on the AAIP Advisory Board is voluntary and its members play an important role in the organization and provide credibility to AAIP’s various initiatives in both Washington, D.C. and throughout the Indo-Pacific region.  



About AAIP

The American Association of the Indo-Pacific is a membership-led organization that works to advance the competitiveness of American business in the Indo-Pacific region. AAIP does this through various policy initiatives, ongoing engagement with policy makers in Washington, D.C. and in the region, and with close collaboration with other business associations.  AAIP membership is held by U.S.-headquartered companies. AAIP is legally registered in the United States as a 501c6 non-profit corporation.