Board Officers

President: Dennis Morikawa, Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, LLP, Honorary Consul, Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Vice President: Frederick Huff, Principal, Huff Associates
Treasurer: Jeff McLaughlin, Partner, KPMG LLP
Secretary: Frank Chance, Associate Director for Academics, Retired, Center for East Asian Studies, University of Pennsylvania

Board Members

Kristina Bakardjiev, Partner/Real Estate Litigator, BakardjievHunt PA
Carol Brooks, Manager of Business Services, Department of Commerce, City of Philadelphia
Denise Connerty, Assistant Vice President of International Affairs, Temple University
Pat Dailey, Controller, Rohto-Mentholatum Research Laboratories
Andrew Fearon, Senior Architectural Conservator, Materials Conservation Collaborative, LLC
Adelaide Ferguson, Consultant, Global Education and Development
James E. Foley, PhD, Managing Director, Aqua Partners, LLC
Michael Fung, MD, Ophthalmologist, Society Hill Opthamalic Associates
Masako Hamada, Associate Professor of Japanese Studies, Institute for Global Interdisciplinary Studies, Villanova University
Drew Hanson, Tea Practitioner, Urasenke Chado Philadelphia
Leo A. Holt, President, Holt Logistics
Margaret Hughes, Deputy City Representative, City of Philadelphia
Nobuki Iijima, Architectural Project Coordinator, Capital Projects Division, Department of Public Property, City of Philadelphia
Kaori Ikeuchi, Digital Fabrication Technician, University of Pennsylvania School of Design
Abana Jacobs, National Promotion and Sponsorship Specialist, Subaru of America
Warren Kuo, President, Kuo Group
Hiroo Mori, President and CEO, AGC Chemicals Americas Inc.
Kaz Morihata, Founder/Owner, Morihata International, Ltd Co.
Tomomi Nakamura, Chairman and CEO, Subaru of America
Miller Parker, CEO, Philadelphia Business and Technology Center
Akio Samata, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Oki Data Americas, Inc.
Therese Stephen, Human Resources Representative, Shire Pharmaceuticals, KyoDaiko drumming
Masashi Uemura, VP, Corporate Planning, Subaru of America
Steve Ujifusa, Freelance Writer/Historian
William Whitaker, Curator and Collections Manager , The Architectural Archives, University of Pennsylvania
Nobufumi “Nobu”Yasue, Vice President and Corporate Liaison, Tokio Marine North America
Mirai Yasuyama, Project Architect, Varenhorst Architects, LLC
Joseph Zuritsky, Chairman and CEO, Parkway Corporation