Anne R. Bautista is the new program coordinator in the Asian American Studies Program (AAST), whose primary role will be to work with AAST minors and course administration. She received her Master of Education in Postsecondary Administration and Student Affairs from the University of Southern California. Anne is originally from this area and attended the University of Virginia, where she received a bachelor of arts degree in anthropology. While attending UVA, she was a part of the first group of students who received a minor in Asian Pacific American Studies. Prior to joining the University of Maryland, she worked at the University of California, Los Angeles in the Asian American Studies Department as a Student Affairs Officer and in the Department of Asian Languages & Cultures as a Graduate Student Advisor. She also worked at the University of Southern California in Asian Pacific American Student Services.
Please join us in welcoming Anne to AAST, to the University of Maryland, and back to the DC metro community!