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Diana Hwang

Founder and Executive Director of Asian-American Women’s Political Initiative

Diana Hwang is the Founder and Executive Director of the Asian-American Women’s Political Initiative, the only political leadership organization for Asian-American women in Massachusetts and the country. Diana was formerly the Chief of Staff to Boston City Councilor At-Large John Connolly. Before that, she worked at the State House as the Executive Director of the Caucus of Women Legislators and as the Legislative Aide to late State Representative Debby Blumer (D-Framingham).

Diana currently serves on the External Advisory Board of the University of Massachusetts Boston’s Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy and on the Boards of the Boston Women's Fund and the Massachusetts Asian Pacific Islanders (MAP) for Health. Diana is originally from House, Texas and graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in Sociology.