What We Offer

Local Focus

NAAAP-RTP is the Research Triangle Park Chapter of the National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP). Proudly Serving the Asian American Professional Community in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and Surrounding Areas Since 1998 with a focus on the types of content and programs that our area uniquely values.

National Connection

NAAAP is the premier multi-professional pan-Asian American nonprofit association in the United States and Canada — Established in 1982. There are now 27 Chapters with a growing national membership of over 3,000 professionals.

On a Mission

Our vision is to promote Asian-American leadership and civic engagement through professional development, networking, multicultural education and community service. As the chapter dedicated to the Research Triangle Park area of North Carolina, we strive to promote business development, equality, diversity and developing leaders within the Asian communities in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, NC.


Our Programs

Our vision is to promote Asian-American leadership and civic engagement through professional development, networking, multicultural education and community service. As the chapter dedicated to the Research Triangle Park area of North Carolina, we strive to promote business development, equality, diversity and developing leaders within the Asian communities in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, NC. We engage in a variety of programs to accomplish that goal:


About Us

What We Do?

NAAAP-RTP ...

... is the Research Triangle Park Chapter of the National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP), and is the premier multi-professional pan-Asian American nonprofit association in the United States and Canada. There are now 27 Chapters with a growing national membership of over 3,000 professionals. Our vision is to promote Asian-American leadership and civic engagement through professional development, networking, multicultural education and community service. As the chapter dedicated to the Research Triangle Park area of North Carolina, we strive to promote business development, equality, diversity and developing leaders within the Asian communities in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, NC.

Why Choose Us?

If you want ...

... to improve your professional standing in an inclusive pan-Asian group with fantastic national connections, then you've come to the right place. We build leaders!


Executive Board

The executive board of NAAAP:RTP are elected by NAAAP:RTP members and serve at the pleasure of the electorate. The positions are unpaid volunteer, and truly a labor of love. We are always looking for new board talent! Please contact us today at info@naaaprtp.org!

Nguyen Phan

President

Working hard for you, Nguyen Phan coordinates with NAAAP National and oversees all the hard work done by NAAAP:RTP. He is also the person you will reach if you call our contact number or email info@naaaprtp.org.

James Riley

Vice President

James Riley coordinates all NAAAP:RTP volunteers and runs the @NAAAPRTP twitter account. Give him an @mention sometime!

Frank Vinluan

Secretary

Keeping track of all the meeting minutes isn't as easy as Frank makes it look!

Jennifer Levenbook

Treasurer + Temporary WiN Coordinator

Keeping track of finances is what Jennifer does best! She's also the brains, brawn, and chutzpa behind RELAXASIAN (NAAAP:RTP's annual WiN Conference). Do you need to WiN?


NAAAP:RTP | National Association of Asian American Professionals: Research Triangle Park

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Our Partners



Partner with Us

Interested in partnering with NAAAP:RTP? We are always looking to partner with area pan-Asian or diversity-seeking organizations. Please reach out to us at partner@naaaprtp.org and we will be in touch!

501c3

National Association of Asian American Professionals: Research Triangle Park is a 501c3 organization. All contributions made to NAAAP:RTP are tax deductible to the extent provided by law. We thank you for your generosity.

Get in Touch

  • Phone:
    919.371.8288
  • Email:
    info@naaaprtp.org
  • Address:
    1000 N. Main Street Suite 102 Fuquay Varina, NC 27526