Executive Director and Board Member
Rex Tabora‘s work experience range from budget/administrative manager for City & County of San Francisco Solid Waste Management Program, co-founder of Powernet, Inc. an independent electrical design and testing company, Restaurateur, micro brewery owner and Business Consultant. In addition, Rex has represented major Real Estate developers in San Francisco for public and community affairs. These developers has and will build several million square feet of commercial and residential units. Rex’s unique ability to manage and cooperate with financial donors, staff, volunteers, government officials and other service providers, using multi disciplinary approach he acquired from his wide array of experiences, to any situation is what will lead APACC into the next level of providing quality service to its under-served clients.
, Program Manager, he was born in San Francisco. Kelvin graduated from the University of San Francisco and majored in Politics while minoring in Asian Pacific Studies. Kelvin also graduated from University of San Francisco’s Graduate Program, studying Asian Pacific Studies. Kelvin has also volunteered at various non-profit organizations in San Francisco, in places such as the Chinatown YMCA, WestBay Pilipino Multi-Service Center, and Asian Perinatal Advocates under Visitacion Valley Strong Families. Kelvin’s strong desire to serve his community led him to pursue a career in the non-profit sector specializing in providing services and programs for immigrant youths.
Kirstie Dutton, ASW
, Program Manager, was born in the Philippines but grew up in the Bay Area with three younger siblings. She received her undergraduate degree at the University of San Francisco with a Psychology major and dual English and Asian American Studies minors. For more than five years, she has dedicated her time working with Asian American youth in the South of Market as a mentor to improve their academics and strive for college. Because of her experiences with those youth, she was inspired to pursue a Master’s in Social Work with a concentration in Community Mental Health at UC Berkeley in order to foster greater mental health awareness in the Asian American community. She received her Masters Degree in 2017.
, Administrative Manager, has worked for APACC since 2016 after starting as a volunteer. Carrie earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Administrative Managing in Sun Yat-Sen University and attended City College of San Francisco for vocational training. As trilingual English, Cantonese, and Mandarin, she has helped many Visitacion Valley residents connect to needed services in addition to overseeing the day-to-day functions at APACC.