Tu-2 is a co-director of Commonweal's Gift of Compassion program. A Los Angeles-based Taiwanese-born artist, he has created an internationally exhibited, acclaimed body of work in fine art, photography, and film.
Vanessa began working in finance in 1996 after graduating from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley. She received her CPA license while working at Arthur Andersen. In 2003, she joined Commonweal, and she has served as Commonweal's chief financial officer since 2008.
Waz Thomas is a co-founder of the Commonweal Cancer Help Program. He served as yoga teacher for many early years of the program, and served as 25-year general manager of Commonweal. Currently, Waz serves as intake coordinator and senior advisor for the Cancer Help Program.