Officers, Advisors, and Directors of Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii

Updated for 2019

Officers

President
Pieper Toyama (Jikoen)

Immediate Past President
Alton Miyamoto (West Kauai)

Vice Presidents
Nancy Shimamoto (Moiliili)
Carolyn Uchiyama (Wahiawa)
Lynne Matsumura (Lihue)
Guy Hironaka (Kahului)
Helen Shirota-Benevides (Papaikou)

Secretary
Warren Tamamoto (Aiea)

Assistant Secretary
Sharon Higuchi (Makawao)

Treasurer
Wayne Y. Yoshioka (Hawaii Betsuin)

Assistant Treasurer
Wayne Toma (Jikoen)

Directors

Honolulu District:
David Atcheson (Hawaii Betsuin)
Jerry Tamamoto (Hawaii Betsuin)
Wayne Y. Yoshioka (Hawaii Betsuin)
Wayne Toma (Jikoen)
Dennis Tashiro (Kailua)
Nancy Shimamoto (Moiliili)

Oahu District:
Russell Nonaka (Aiea)
Warren Tamamoto (Aiea)
Dean Sakamoto (Mililani)
David Matsumoto (Pearl City)
Carolyn Uchiyama (Wahiawa)

Kauai District:
Lynne Matsumura (Lihue)
Fay Tateishi (West Kauai)

Maui District:
Guy Hironaka (Kahului)
Sherman Thompson (Lahaina)
Sharon Higuchi (Makawao)
Michael Munekiyo (Wailuku)

Hawaii District:
Arthur Taniguchi (Hilo Betsuin)
Keith Yamakawa (Hilo Betsuin)
Earl Tanaka (Honokaa)
Linda Nagai (Kona)
Robert Kobzi (Naalehu)
Helen Shirota-Benevides (Papaikou)
Jason Hashimoto (Puna)

Advisors

Dexter Mar (Hawaii Betsuin)
Roy Miyamoto (Hawaii Betsuin)
Keiji Kukino (Windward)
Stanley Sasaki (Mililani)
Rodney Moriyama (Wahiawa)
Wayne Fujioka (Lihue)
Floyd Nagoshi (Makawao)
Barry Taniguchi (Hilo Betsuin)
Frederick S. Nonaka (Kamuela)
Richard Fujii (Papaaloa)

Honorary Advisors

Norman Hirohata-Goto (Hawaii Betsuin)
Rose Nakamura (Moiliili)
S. Stanley Okamoto (Wailuku)

HHMH Board of Directors before the Betsuin altar with Bishop Matsumoto seated front, center in orange robes (2019 photo)