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Executive Staff and Board

Little Tokyo Service Center CDC has a dedicated and hard-working staff of over 100 paid staff and countless volunteers working at various sites across downtown Los Angeles.

LTSC Staff


Executive Staff

Dean Matsubayashi, Executive Director
Erich Nakano, Deputy Director
Chris Aihara, Director of Development
Takao Suzuki, Director of Real Estate Development
Scarlet Sy, Director of Finance
Evelyn Yoshimura, Director of Community Organizing
Remy De La Peza, Director of Planning
Mike Murase, Director of Service Programs
Yasuko Sakamoto, Director of Social Services
Amy Phillips, Director of Senior Services
Jenni Kuida, Director of Children and Family Services

Program Staff

Ron Fong, Asian Pacific Islander Small Business Program (APISBP)
Gayle Wong, Asset Management
Walter Morita, Property Management
Tom Sogi, Tenant Services
Janet Hasegawa, Human Resources
Scott Ito, Budokan of Los Angeles

Board of Directors

OFFICERS:
Debra Nakatomi, President
Lloyd Kajikawa, Vice President, Child and Family Services
Kathy Masaoka, Vice President, Social Services
David Mitani, Vice President, Community Economic Development
Edwin Takahashi, Treasurer
Linda Yamauchi, Secretary
Alan Nishio, Chairperson, Board of Governors


EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS:
Dick Kaku
Trisha Murakawa
Jean Nishimoto

BOARD MEMBERS:
Akemi Arakaki
Dennis Arguelles
Chris Espinoza
Shashi Hanuman
Josh Ishimatsu
Dennis Kobata
Vivienne Lee
Jeri Okamoto Floyd
Miguel Nunez
George Tanaka
Dean Toji
Mark Usui
David Uyehara
Sandra Yamane
David Yoo


EMERITUS BOARD MEMBERS:
Fred Hoshiyama
Midori Kamei
Sam Shimoguchi
Bill Watanabe


BOARD OF GOVERNORS:
Sakaye Aratani
Eugene Eng
Jerry Fukui
Warren Furutani
Tomio Ito
Jon Kaji
Marcella Low
Antonio Manning
Nancy Matsui
Albert Muratsuchi
Andy Nakano
Gil Nishimura
Jan Perry
Stephen Suzuki
Chor Chai and Marie Tan
Janet Yamamoto