Our Team

Asylum Access Thailand brings together a dedicated team from local, international, and refugee communities to advance human rights in Thailand

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Asylum Access Thailand is working to make our team more representative of the communities we live in and serve. Learn more about our commitments to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion as well as Refugee Leadership.


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LEADERSHIP

The Executive Director and Deputy Director lead Asylum Access Thailand’s strategy, advocacy, partnerships and management. They also drive Asylum Access’s global strategy as part of the Global Leadership Team.

Image shows a headshot of Naiyana Thanawattho

Naiyana Thanawattho

Executive Director

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Paniti Tiengtrong

Deputy Director

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STAFF

The staff at Asylum Access Thailand come from a broad variety of backgrounds with a breadth of personal and professional experience. Together, they implement a key set of programs and advocacy strategies to support the refugee communities in and around Bangkok.

*The names and identities of some staff have been hidden for their safety

AK

Receptionist

Kornkanok Wathanabhoom

Policy Advocacy and Communications Coordinator

MS

Community Engagement Coordinator

Chunya Boonyawan

NSM Legal officer

Piyathida Puchakanit

Community Outreach Officer

DA

Interpreters and Paralegals Coordinator

Lynrada Srikrueama

Finance Coordinator

ST

Refugee Leadership Project Consultant

Suyanee Vicsitcharoenkul

Protection and Paralegal Program officer

Setthawut Kongten

Community Outreach Assistant

Suchada Saiyud

Operations Coordinator

Sureena Nareepen

Administrative Assistant

Nutrada Yonyubon

Community Outreach Lead


VOLUNTEERS

Our volunteers come from Thailand and all around the world. They support the work of the different teams within Asylum Access Thailand. If you are interested in volunteering with us, check out our Volunteer page.

Keito Takahashi

Volunteer Advocate (Advocacy and Communications)

Thanida Piyachot

Thai Volunteer Service

Want to join our team?

Check out all open positions at Asylum Access on our Careers page. You can also follow Asylum Access on LinkedIn and Asylum Access Thailand on Facebook.