JASH Voting Board - FY2018-2019

Laird DORAN
Vice President, Government Relations and Senior Counsel, The Friedkin Group

Takeshi EBISU
President and CEO, Goodman Global Group, Inc.

Jack EWING
Chairman, Commonwealth International Trust

Glen GONDO
CEO, Gondo Company Inc.

Hiroki HABA
General Manager, Houston Branch, Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas)
(Concurrently) General Manager, Houston Branch, Mitsubishi International Corporation

Joseph A. HAFNER, Jr.
Retired Chairman of Riviana Foods Inc.

Yukihito HONDA
Senior Vice President Tubular Products Group and General Manager Houston Office, Sumitomo Corporation of Americas

Yasushi KOKAZE
Senior Vice President, Divisional Operating Officer Energy Division and Southern States Regional Officer Energy Division, Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc.

John KRISTEK
Executive Vice President, Satake USA, Inc.

Yuzuru NAGAWA
Vice President and General Manager Houston Office, All Nippon Airways (ANA)

James D. PRAPPAS
Director, Kane Russell Coleman Logan PC

Allen RICHARDS
Director of Sales Houston Office, United Airlines

Akemi SAITOH
Advocate of Japanese culture

Miwa SAKASHITA
Japanese businesswoman

Hiroko SATO
Retired Japanese language professor, Rice University

Nanako TINGLEAF
Advocate of Japanese culture

William H. WEILAND
Retired Partner, Vinson & Elkins, LLP

JASH Officers

William H. WEILAND           
President

Laird DORAN    
Vice-President

Hiromi RITA
Treasurer

Junjiro "JJ" NAOKI
President Emeritus

JASH Honorary Board

Ryuji IWASAKI
Deputy Consul-General of Japan in Houston

JASH Staff

Patsy Yoon BROWN
Executive Director

Ikuyo KATAYAMA         
Program & Volunteer Secretary

Midori UKITA  
Japanese Language Program Coordinator