Miriam Aneo

Return to Leadership Miriam Aneo Board of Directors; Community Outreach Liaison/Interpretor (Marshallese) Miriam Aneo  is from the Marshall Islands and was born to the late Dr. Enta Peter and Jeita Peter, RN. Her father was the first Dentist of the Marshall Islands, while her mother was a nurse during World War lI; because of her upbringing

Merci Hernandez

Return to Leadership Merci Hernandez Chair Born on Guam, Merci has made Arizona her home for the past 20 years. An employee of the Judiciary, she serves as a Departmental Liaison with the Arizona Attorney General’s Office and works closely with the Victim Advocacy Office.  As a former member of the Maricopa County Diversity Council,

Claudia Kaercher

Return to Leadership Claudia Kaercher Founder & President Claudia advocates for education and awareness to the community at large about the FAS islanders and their COFA status.  Claudia is an active member/board member for the following organizations: Lau Kanaka No Hawai’i (LKNH) Hawaiian Civic Club of Arizona, Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) AZ Chapter, Phoenix