Memory Community, founded on April 25th, 2011 in Washington, USA, is a borderless, 501(c)(3) nonprofit
Deborah Rivera: Deborah is a licensed nurse, Reiki master, Zen practitioner, and writes poetry.
Stacey Klinzman: Stacey has a Juris Doctor degree from Seattle University School of Law, Washington, USA.
Bert Master: Bert is a Czech composer and lyricist. He has a master’s degree in Composition from AMU (Academy of Performing Arts in Prague). His professors were classmates of his father, who studied with Alois Haba.
Zack Start: Zack is a British composer. He has a Creative Sound Design degree from the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford, UK.
Jeff A. Bauman: A multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter, lyricist, poet.
Coordinator in Taiwan
Isabella Chou: Isa has a master’s degree in Slavic Studies at Graduate Institute of European Studies, Tamkang University. In 2011, she interned at Center of Resources for the Blind, Tamkang University and at General Information Office, Executive Yuan. In 2009, she volunteered at Summer Deaflympics held in Taipei as an interpreter. In early 2019, Isa started working at Commerce Development Research Institute as Assistant Administrator in Taiwan.
Eric Tsai: Eric has been an IT professional for about three decades. A passionate advocate for humanity and the environment, Eric urges his fellow web users to join him in promoting civil discourse.
Ray Hayes: Ray spent 13 years working at Microsoft on the Group Policy/MDM teams working in policy management and the delivery of security settings in enterprises. He continues to work in that area outside of Microsoft. He started in software in 1981 working on the DEC VAX/VMS platform, then moved to PCs writing applications in Powersoft and Borland tools. Those tools eventually needed web sites to publish their information, so he taught himself HTML and the ColdFusion product line as well as Java Applications and used those skills in the real estate, cellular telephone, non-profit, and consulting industries.
Jun-Jei (Arthur) Tseng: Arthur has a strong ability in collaborating and interacting with key stakeholders from large cap c-suite executives to family business investors. He is experienced in project management and the entire negotiation process of the deal continuum and broader M&A integration phase. He worked for Deloitte and Ernst & Young and is a qualified chartered certified actuary; also, a qualified corporate finance professional from Harvard University. As a volunteer, he has been appointed as the managing director of Amitofo Care Centre for Europe, Australia, and New Zealand.
Deyung Chou: Also known as DeYoung Zhou, Yankee Zhou, Zhou Yanz, or simply Yankee Zhou Yanz, is a veteran in film/video production, criticism, and education. He has a master’s degree in Cinema Studies from New York University, and wrote, directed many award-winning works before moving from Taiwan to the USA in 2010. His subject matter, fiction or non-fiction always revolves around his characters’ emotional state-of-being or warm mortality. A concise list of Deyung’s credits can be looked up at FILMOGRAPHY and FURTHER.
Special Mention: The Founder/Director had an Executive Assistant, Tabitha, a Calico cat, to keep his office peaceful and productive. She passed away on April 19, 2019. We miss and appreciate her service tremendously.
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