A Brief History

The Laotian American Society is a non-profit organization formally established in 2005, and we are more than proud to be celebrating 15 years as an organization. We bridge together the modern Laotian-American with the traditional generation of our community, to celebrate our culture and aid our community in numerous ways.

The Mission

Our mission is to promote cultural awareness and empower the Laotian American community.

What We Do

Culture

Preserve Laotian traditions with hands-on experience through arts and culture

Community

Uniting the community for Laotian Americans with civil engagement and various events

Education

Preserve Laotian traditions with hands-on experience through arts and culture

Executive Board

Jaesen Khounthalangsy

President

Kevin Panasy

Vice President

Erika Nations

Treasurer

Erik Phinith

Secretary

Board of Directors

Chris Sannanikone

Marketing Manager

Justin Rodriguez

Public Relations Director

Vincent Sommano

Webmaster

Alex Nee

Ambassador

Kimberly Khounthalangsy

Cultural Manager

Britney Chanseri

Cultural Manager

Emile Phommavongsy

Education Coordinator