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BAAYORK LEE (Executive Artistic Director) – Ms. Lee brings over 30 years of experience in business management and administration to National Asian Artists Project (NAAP). After successfully running her own company, Baayork decided to apply her business and industry knowledge in the creation of NAAP with co-founders, Steven Eng and Nina Zoie Lam.

Ms. Lee has produced shows both nationally and internationally, directed and choreographed many national and international companies, co-authored "On the Line: The Creation of A Chorus Line" and is the recipient of the 2014 Paul Robeson Award from Actors' Equity Association and the Asian Woman Warrior Award for Lifetime Achievement from Columbia College. She has also started musical theatre schools at PS124 in Chinatown, New York as well as in Seoul, Korea and Tokyo, Japan.

MERETE MUENTER (Operations Manager) Merete assists with tour management logistics for the NAAP Broadway Community Chorus as well as the PS124 Theatre Club. Additionally, she is responsible for the organizations general administrative duties and business correspondence. She is responsible for implementing and maintaining all corporate archival records. 

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National Asian Artists Project (NAAP) is a community of artists, educators, administrators, community leaders, and professionals. It is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that recognizes the need to build bridges between the work of artists of Asian descent, and the many communities that the work can serve, from underserved primary school students to seasoned arts patrons.