Janis Jin is ASAP’s Membership Services Director. Janis oversees ASAP’s membership services and mass communication systems.
Janis earned her B.A. from Yale University, where her senior thesis on North Korean defector testimonies was awarded the best undergraduate thesis in the humanities. She was also the recipient of the Nakanishi Prize for her racial justice work on campus. Janis has compiled research on wage theft in the Los Angeles restaurant industry, provided volunteer legal aid to asylum seekers in detention centers, and worked on several interactive digital humanities projects.
Janis is from Irvine, California. She is the daughter of Korean-Chinese immigrants. Janis is also a writer, and her writing has been published in BRINK, The Offing, and The Oxonian Review.