Today, 1 May, marks the start of a new membership year for SIWA, with a newly elected Executive Committee, a new Board and several new team members. We’d like to thank all outgoing leaders for their service and welcome the new team!

At the 2022 SIWA Annual General Meeting voting held online from 1-10 April, SIWA members voted to approve the Executive Committee slate presented by the Nominating Committee. The newly elected members of the Executive Committee, effective 1 May, are:




President: Sunghwa Han




Board Admin: Kalpana Balatchandirane



Vice President of Operations: Lavinia Phey



Vice President of Brand Communications: (vacant)





Vice President of Fundraising: Sejung Jang




Treasurer: Pat Wu




Treasurer: Naina Arora

Congratulations and my gratitude  to you all for your service for SIWA.


Best regards,


SIWA President 2019-2022