The Office of Student Life and Asian American Programs & Services (AAPS) at the University of Oklahoma is founded on the principles of campus & community involvement, mentorship, leadership development, cultural awareness & support, and exists to provide opportunities for students to grow and develop through active participation within their organizations available to them. Asian American Programs & Services is designed specifically to provide motivation, encouragement, guidance, and support to all Asian American and Pacific Islander students as they matriculate to graduation. Additionally the Office of Asian American Programs & Services provides a productive social environment that is open to individuals regardless of background and works to develop positive relationships which is supported through educational programs, guidance, and campus-wide collaboration.
Taylor Phoumivong, M.S. Ed
Taylor Phoumivong serves as the Assistant Director for Student Life, overseeing advisement to both Asian American and Fraternity & Sorority Programs and Services. Professionally, Taylor is a member of the Association of Fraternity & Sorority Advisors (AFA), the American College Personnel Association (ACPA), and the Oklahoma College Student Personnel Association (OCSPA). He also serves as Chair for the Asian Pacific Islander National Conference on Race & Ethnicity (NCORE) Caucus and the Alternate Delegate for AFA Region IV.
Taylor is a graduate of Arkansas Tech University with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Speech Communications and received his master’s degree in Higher Education from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. He is also an alumnus of Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity.
In his spare time, Taylor enjoys binge watching Netflix, attending college football games, and singing karaoke.
To contact Taylor, please feel free to reach him via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Office of Student Life at (405) 325-3163.
Kelly Phommachanh serves as one of the graduate assistants to Multicultural Programs & Services. She serves specifically Asian American Programs & Services and Diversity & Inclusion Initiatives for all Multicultural Programs & Services communities.
Kelly is a graduate student in the Adult and Higher Education program, working towards her masters degree in Higher Education Administration. She is originally from Amarillo, Texas and received her Bachelor's degree in Integrative Studies (Concentrations: Sociology, Rehab Science, & Global Leadership) with a Minor in Counseling from the University of North Texas.
To contact Kelly, please feel free to reach her via email at email@example.com or call the Office of Student Life at (405) 325-3163.