MAACA, the MidAmerica Asian Culture Association, is a non-political, non-religious, and a non-profit 501(c) (3) tax exempt organization whose mission is to promote cultural awareness, socialization, to develop common interests, and to bring famous Asian attractions to the Kansas City area metropolitan area.



Advisory Board
Steve Boyda Legal Counsel& Chair of Adviser Board
Jerry Nolte  Adviser of board
Shakil Haider Adviser of board
Rehan Reza Adviser of Board
Scott Wagner Adviser of Board
MAACA Officers
Carol Wei Chairperson of board
Steve L Duxbury Vice Chairperson
Joseph DelRio Treasurer
Yanfei Huff Board Secretary
MAACA Board of Directors Position 
Carol Wei Chairperson of Board
Steve L Duxbury Vice Chairperson
Zahid Awan Director of Board
Rivend Pecana Director of Board
Chris Tan Director of Board
Kai Guo Gateway to Asian President
Rajesh Gupta Director of Board
Ahsan Latif Director of Board
Gail James Director of Board
Chanthala Sanoubane Director of Board
Kamala Paudyal Director of Board
Umar Saeed Director of Board
Debbie Grillot Secretary
2019 Festival team 
Fuad Zufur
Shahzad Zafar
Nadia Nazir
Shahla Chohan
Ali Lotia
John Drakey Chair of Martial Arts Committee
Alper Sayar Chair of Outstanding Student Committee
TJ Bankenship Chair of Golf Committee
Mark Manochenehr Kasael Chair of Sport Committee
Mark Walker Chair of Member Club
Farni Weaver Chair of Public Relations Committee
Tom Boyston MAACA Marking committee
Naffee Mamnoon MAACA Marking Committee