FY 2017-2018 Executive Committee
The Executive Committee is made up of 12 Officers. They are elected by the Board of Directors.
Board of Directors
Elected Directors serve for two year terms. Each year, 15 Directors are elected by the general membership.
Roy Amemiya, Jr.
Kristi Inkinen Yanagihara
Jodi Nozoe Chang
Appointed Directors serve for a one year term. They include 11 Standing Committee Chairs and three others who are selected by the Chair of the Board. They are approved by the Board of Directors.
All Past Chairs automatically become lifetime Directors until they decide to step down at which time they become Honorary Board members.
Advisors serve for a one year term. They are appointed by the Chair of the Board.
Honorary Board of Directors
The Honorary Board of Directors was created in July of 2004 to honor the contribution and legacy of Past Chairs (and Past Presidents prior to 1989), who are no longer active on the Board of Directors of the Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce.