It takes a village

The founding team is made up of a group of #badasians from diverse upbringings, but who are all connected by a shared desire to uncover the complexity of Asian American identity.


Katerina Jeng

Co-Founder, CEO
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Alyssa Rao

Social Media Manager

Gerui Li

Chief of Staff

Tessa Ku

Head of Digital

Yoko Kristiansen

Art Director

Krystie Mak

Co-Founder, Chief Creative Officer, Editor-in-Chief

Amber Luan

Head of Merchandising

Phoebe Yu

Associate Editor, Digital

Vanessa Shyu

Art Director

Want to join the squad?

We're always on the lookout for more #badasians. If you’re interested in helping us reclaim the Asian American narrative, then send us a note at with the following:

  • Resume

  • Short blurb about why you’re passionate about Asian American identity

  • Short blurb about why you're interested in getting involved with Slant’d

  • What skills you can bring to the team