Brooke

Brooke Kamalani Yuen

 

Brooke Kamalani Yuen is originally from Hawai’i, she Identifies as Pacific Islander, being Native Hawaiian and Asian American. Recently graduated from UMass Amherst with a Bachelors in Public Health and a Minor in Psychology. At UMass, She advocated for the recognition and support of POC communities, especially focusing on Pacific Islanders. While working at the Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center, she also worked closely with the Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center to focus on the betterment of Asian students on the UMass Campus through events and advocacy. She hopes to continue supporting marginalized communities and eventually apply to get a Masters in Cultural Anthropology.