Leadership

Ashinaga Japan

*Names with an asterisk indicate former Ashinaga students.

Officers

Yoshiomi Tamai
Founder of Ashinaga
President
Satomi Amano*
Illustrator
Vice-President
Akito Arima
Nuclear Physicist
Vice-President
Osamu Fujimura
Former Chief Cabinet Secretary of Japan
Vice-President
Keiko Higuchi
Essayist
Vice-President
Tsutomu Hotta
Lawyer
Vice-President
Osamu Murata*
President of Kwansei Gakuin University
Vice-President
Hakubun Shimomura*
Former Minister of Education
Vice-President

Board of Directors

Yasuashi Akashi
United Nations
Former Under-Secretary-General
Yuichiro Anzai
UNESCO Japan
Chairman
Fumihiro Aono*
Softbank
Executive Corporate Officer
Noriko Carpentier- Tominaga
France-Japan Cooperation Committee
Director
Kosaku Dairokuno
Meiji University
Vice-President, International Collaboration
Hideaki Domichi
Japan International Cooperation Agency
Former Vice-President
Michinari Hamaguchi
Japan Science and Technology Agency
President
Noboru Hayase
Japan NPO Center
Chairperson
Masao Kaneki*
Harvard Medical School
Kaoru Kamata
Waseda University
President
Mizue Kito
Ashinaga
Director, Office of the Kenjin-Tatsujin International Advisory Council
Chiharu Kubo
Kyushu University
President
Toshihiko Kudo
Ashinaga
Executive Director
Masayuki Kobayashi
Tokyo University
Professor of Education
Hiroshi Matsumoto
Kyoto University
Former President
Mamoru Mori
President, National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
Astronaut
Yukichi Okazaki*
Ashinaga USA
President
Susumu Satomi
Tohoku University
President
Yukie Seki*
Ashinaga
Director, Ashinaga Africa Initiative
Yoshiya Soeda
Tsukuba University
Professor Emeritus
Yohei Suda
Lawyer
Kenichiro Tanaka
Lawyer
Long-time supporter
Atsushi Yamatodani
Osaka University
Professor Emeritus
Hirotaka Tateishi
Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
President
Keizo Yamaguchi
Hokkaido University
Former President
Tomoya Yoshioka
Rikkyo University
President
Yuko Tanaka
Hosei University
President

Board of Trustees

Masayuki Fujimura
Sophia University
Vice-President
Tetsuzo Haga*
Sugatec Inc.
Engineer
Junko Hibiya
International Christian University
President
Masatsugu Hori
Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases
Honorary President
Kiyoko Ikegami
Nihon University
Professor
Takayo Ishihara*
Nurse
Social Worker
Reika In*
Doctor
Munehiro Kamimura*
National Center for Global Health and Medicine
Doctor
Richard Kaszynski
Tokyo Metropolitan Hiroo Hospital
Doctor
Tomoe Kato
Sociologist
Takashi Matsuoka
Doshisha University
President
Hideyo Miyahara
Asia Pacific Institute of Research
Director
Miki Nagashima
Malaria No More Japan
Director
Mitsuo Ochi
Hiroshima University
President
Hiroaki Ogata
Artist
Yoshihiro Ogura
Lawyer
Naoshi Sugawara*
Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly
Councilor
Chika Takeda
Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Professor
Noriko Tarukawa
Tsukuba University
Lecturer
Yasuhiro Yamashita
Tokai University
Vice-President

Advisors

Junzo Fujita
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Former Ambassador for TICAD
Yoshiji Hayashida
Ashinaga
Former Executive Director
Shinji Okajima
Association for Traffic Accident Orphans
Former President
Toshiro Ozawa
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Consultant
Yoshio Sakurai
Ashinaga Student Fundraising Association
Campaigner
Shigenori Takahashi
Ashinaga Student Fundraising Association
Former General Secretary
Kiyoko Yamada
Rainbow House Architectural Committee
Member
Youji Yamakita
Ashinaga
Former Auditor
Kazuhiko Yoshida
Ashinaga
Former Executive Director

Auditors

Nobuaki Hamaguchi
Research Institute for Economics and Business Administration, Kobe University
Professor
Katsuhiko Kotani
International Environment and Economy Institute
Director
Kiyoshi Hidaka*
Lawyer