BOARD OFFICERS

President: Mirai Yasuyama, Project Manager, Sky Design Studio
Vice President: Miller Parker, CEO, Philadelphia Business and Technology Center
Treasurer: Vincent Drozd, Audit Partner, Consumer Products, KPMG LLP
Secretary: Jorge Leon, Corporate Executive, Aozora Bank, Ltd.

Honorary Co-chair: Dennis Morikawa, Partner, Retired, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, LLP; Honorary Consul General of Japan in Philadelphia, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan in New York

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Frank Chance, PhD, Associate Director for Academics, Retired, Center for East Asian Studies, University of Pennsylvania
John Clayton, Jr., Director, Diversity Inclusion & Workforce Initiatives, Independence Blue Cross
Pat Dailey, Controller, Rohto-Mentholatum Research Laboratories
Brad Edmister, Partner, Mergers & Acquisitions, Japan Practice, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, New York, NY
Ren Egawa, President & CEO, Rexcel Group LLC
Tomoo (Tomo) Asaka, Vice President, Operations & Corporate Liaison, Tokio Marine North America, Inc.
Leo A. Holt, President, Holt Logistics
Bill Lillis, President and CEO, AGC Chemicals Americas Inc.
Josh Onishi, President & CEO, JO Capital LLC
Lou Padulo, President Emeritus, University City Science Center
Nan Sato, Special Counsel, Fisher Phillips, LLP; Foreign Attorney, Field-R Law Offices
Tadashi Yoshida, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Subaru of America
Tsuyoshi Egashira, Vice President, Corporate Planning & Treasurer, Subaru of America
Joseph Zuritsky, Chairman and CEO, Parkway Corporation

BOARD OF ADVISORS

Peter Benoliel, Retired, Chairman Emeritus, Quaker Chemical
David Briel, Executive Director, Office of International Business Development, Department of Commerce and Economic Development, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Carol Brooks, Manager of Business Services, Department of Commerce, City of Philadelphia
Andrew Fearon, Senior Architectural Conservator, Materials Conservation Collaborative, LLC
Bonnie Grant, Executive Director, Greater Philadelphia Life Sciences Congress
Masako Hamada, Associate Professor of Japanese Studies, Institute for Global Interdisciplinary Studies, Villanova University
Koichi Hata, Retired, Chairman and CEO, Mitsubishi Steel, Tokyo, Japan
Lori Hayes, Park District Manager, Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Commission, City of Philadelphia
Margaret Hughes, Deputy City Representative, City of Philadelphia
Kaori Ikeuchi, Digital Fabrication Technician, University of Pennsylvania School of Design
Kaz Morihata, Founder/Owner, Morihata International, Ltd. Co., Philadelphia, PA
Yuichi Ozawa, Retired, Chemical Engineer, ExxonMobil
Paul Reagan, Professor of Japanese Studies, Temple University
Karen Rile, Lecturer, Creative Writing, University of Pennsylvania
Peter Sears, Retired, Vice President for Business Investments, GlaxoSmithKline
Steven Ujifusa, Historian, Philadelphia, PA
William Whitaker, Curator and Collections Manager, The Architectural Archives, University of Pennsylvania
John Young, President, Tikaro, Inc., West Chester, PA

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