About USPAACC Southeast Chapter

The United States Pan Asian American Chamberof Commerce Education Foundation - Southeast Region is an affiliate of US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation (USPAACC), founded in 1984 national nonprofit, nonpartisan Pan Asian American organization representing Asian American and Asian American-related groups in business, sciences, the arts, sports, education, public and community services. As a thought leader with 30-year of track record in business matchmaking , strong partnerships with corporations, government, and Asian American businesses, USPAACC is poised to raise the bar to yet another level.

Our Mission

Our mission is to be the gateway to corporate and government contracts, Asian American (includes East, South and Southeast Asian and Pacific Islander) suppliers, information about Asian Americans and the Asia and Indian Subcontinent markets. We promote Asian Americans businesses and their strategic alliance partners for economic growth by enabling procurement contract opportunities with corporations, non-profit organizations and government agencies.

Our Vision

The vision of USPAACC National and its Regional Chapters is to be recognized as the premier educational, training and networking organization that connects business to business to government, and that opens doors to contract, professional and educational opportunities to Asian Americans and their partners in Fortune corporations, government, nonprofit organizations and the small and minority business community.

Our Values

The US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation (USPAACC) was founded in 1984 as a national, non-profit business organization to showcase all Asian Americans and Asian American-related groups in business, sciences, the arts, sports, education, and community services.

USPAACC Southeast Region promotes, nurtures and propels economic growth by opening doors to contract, educational and professional opportunities for Asian Americans and their business partners in corporate America, the federal government, and the small and minority business community in the Southeast.

We represent all dimensions of Asian Pacific Island heritage-owned businesses

Our members’ heritage includes, but is not limited to, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, the Philippines, Korea, India, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Pakistan, Mongolia and Indonesia. We welcome all people who believe in the power of diversity and inclusion for mutually beneficial economic gains.

Our Board

Neera Bahl

Neera Bahl

Chapter President

Ravi Chander

Ravi Chander

President of USPAACC-SE

Susan Castro

The Coca-Cola Company


William Haley

Supplier Diversity Manager, Aflac

Estrella Cramer

Supplier Diversity Director, UPS


Jackie LaJoie

Supplier Diversity Director, Ingersoll Rand



President & CEO, VDart, Inc.


Ravindra Bhave

President/CEO, Concept Software & Services, Inc.

Tim Hur

Managing Broker/Owner, Point Honors and Associates, REALTORS

Varinee Sangmalee

President, Thai AA Chamber, A.P.A.C.


Nedra Dickson

Global Supplier Diversity and Sustainability Lead for Accenture