Programs

Asian American Employee Resource Group

Discuss best practices, learn innovative ideas and strategies on professional advancement. Brand your organization’s product and services through meaningful information exchange, quality networking-focused activities.

Co-Chairs

Donald Fan

Donald Fan

Senior Director Global Office of Culture, Diversity & Inclusion

Walmart

Donald Fan

Senior Director Global Office of Culture, Diversity & Inclusion
Walmart

Donald Fan serves as a senior director of the Global Office of Culture, Diversity & Inclusion in Walmart Inc. In that role, Donald has been responsible for leading various functional areas, including strategy development, marketing & communications, analytics, business insights, program design & implementation, and stakeholder relations. Prior to it, Donald worked in Walmart Information System Division with technical and analytical positions.

Donald is also serving as a board director of Confucius Institute of the University of Central Arkansas and board director of the National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP). He is also a member of Catalyst Expert Community, the Leadership Board of Diversity MBA Magazine, and the Business Intelligence Board of the Chief Learning Officer Magazine.

Donald taught college in China before coming to the United States for graduate studies.

Punita Patel

​Punita Patel

Vice President, Global Supplier Diversity

JPMorgan Chase

​Punita Patel

Vice President, Global Supplier Diversity
JPMorgan Chase

Punita Patel is Vice President, Global Supplier Diversity at JPMorgan Chase where she directs the development and implementation of best practices and strategies for diversity in an international, inclusive supply chain.  In this role, she facilitates strategic alliances with business leaders, suppliers, customers and community stakeholders, and is responsible for developing partnerships that promote the use of minority, women, veteran, disabled and LGBT owned businesses company-wide.  Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Patel’s experience includes managing domestic and international operations in the financial, technology, service, and manufacturing sectors.