These academic, business, cultural, and goverment leaders support our mission to further mutual understanding and ongoing engagement between Japanese and Americans.

Advisory Council Members

Michael M. Boone, Haynes and Boone, LLP

Joseph M. DePinto, 7-Eleven, Inc.

Sean Donohue, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki, The America-Japan Society, Inc.

Masahiro Ikeno, NEC Corporation of America

Yoshiyuki Kasai, Central Japan Railway Company

Ambassador Ryozo Kato

Mikito Kiname, Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc.

Ambassador Ronald Kirk, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Minoru Makihara, Mitsubishi Corporation

Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone

Hideto Nishitani, ORIX Corporation USA

W. Douglas Parker, American Airlines

Mayor Betsy Price, City of Fort Worth

Ambassador J. Thomas Schieffer

Shoichiro Toyoda, Toyota Motor Corporation

R. Gerald Turner, Southern Methodist University

Admiral Patrick M. Walsh, John G. Tower Center for Political Studies