Board of Directors, 2016

Officers
Chairman: Thierry Porté
Vice Chairman: Harry Hill
Chairman Emeritus: Ronald Anderson
Secretary: Dr. Sheila Smith
Treasurer: Dr. Edward Lincoln

Board of Directors
Mr. Ronald J. Anderson
Chairman Japan and Korea, AIG-Chartis Insurance (retired)
New York, NY

Ms. Ellen H. Hammond
Director, International Collections & Research, Yale University
New Haven, CT

Mr. Harry Hill
President and CEO, Oak Lawn Marketing
Nagoya and Tokyo, Japan

Dr. Edward J. Lincoln
Lecturer, George Washington University
Washington, DC

Dr. Patricia Maclachlan
Associate Professor of Government and Asian Studies, University of Texas Austin
Austin, Texas

Dr. Deanna B. Marcum
Managing Director, Ithaka
New York, NY

Dr. Anne Nishimura Morse
William & Helen Pounds Senior Curator of Japanese Art, Museum of Fine Arts
Boston, MA

Mr. Robert Noddin
President and CEO, AIG Japan Holdings K.K.
Tokyo, Japan

Dr. T.J. Pempel
Professor of Political Science, University of California
Berkeley, CA

Dr. Susan Pharr
Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics
Director, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University
Cambridge, MA

Mr. Thierry G. Porté
Managing Director, JC Flowers & Company
New York, NY

Dr. Leonard J. Schoppa, Jr.
Director. Woodrow Wilson Department of Politics, University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Dr. Sheila A. Smith
Senior Fellow of Japan Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
Washington, DC

Mr. David Sneider
Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett
Tokyo, Japan

Mr. George H. Takei
Actor, Advocate, Social Media Icon
Los Angeles, CA

 

Bridging Advisory Committee

  • Webster Coates, MetLife, Tokyo, Japan
  • Debbie Howard, Carter JMRN K.K., Tokyo Japan
  • Ambassador Christopher LaFleur, McLarty Associates, LM Associates, Tokyo, Japan
  • Robert Noddin, AIG Japan Holdings K.K., Tokyo Japan