Alice Y. Hom

Alice Y. Hom

Year
2017
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Term
April 1, 2017–October 1, 2018

Alice Y. Hom, director of the Queer Justice Fund, is responsible for philanthropic advocacy on LGBTQ issues within the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.

Previously, Hom was founding director of the Intercultural Community Center at Occidental College, focusing on diversity and social justice issues. She also worked in the arts and humanities at the Getty Information Institute and the Getty Research Institute. Appointed by California Governor Jerry Brown to the board of Cal Humanities, she has also served on the boards of the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, Visual Communications, Great Leap, June Mazer Lesbian Archives, and APAIT.

Hom received a BA from Yale, an MA in Asian American studies from UCLA, and has a PhD in history from Claremont Graduate University.