These academic, business, cultural, and government leaders support our mission to further mutual understanding and ongoing engagement between Japanese and Americans.
Advisory Council Members
Richard C. Benson, The University of Texas at Dallas
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, Ambassador from Japan to U.S. (2001-2008)
Ambassador Ronald Kirk, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Hideto Nishitani, Virtuous Capital
W. Douglas Parker, American Airlines
Ambassador J. Thomas Schieffer
Shoichiro Toyoda, Toyota Motor Corporation
R. Gerald Turner, Southern Methodist University
Admiral Patrick M. Walsh, Admiral, U.S. Navy (Ret.)