JEMS Staff


JEMS Ministries Staff Members

Executive Director
Rev. Dr. Richard E. Chuman

JEMS Board of Directors
President – David Akiyama
Vice President – Joel Nagatoshi
Treasurer – Larry Kuromiya
Secretary – (vacancy)
Recording Secretary – Ann Kuromiya

Members at Large:
Greg Oda
Mark Okada

JEMS Administration
Daichi Tsuruta – Senior Accountant
Barrett Louie– Accounting Assistant
Darryl Wong – Missions Administrator     Donate Now
Mary Tabuchi – Office Administrator

Japan Missions  – Donate Now
(Japan Affiliates and Missionaries – see below)
Roy Toma – Director – Donate Now
Darryl Wong – Missions Administrator  – Donate Now
Rev. Dr. Ryohei Kawano – Overseas Church Consultant – Donate Now

Japan Sending Committee
(Japan Affiliates and Missionaries – see below)
Jennifer Chao-Yamamoto, Walter Saito, Elsie Saito, Dave Shimahara, Eleanor Shimahara,
Darryl Wong, Helena Wong, Kaz Uemura, Cynthia Uemura,

South America MissionsDonate Now
Rev. John Katagi – Director of Mission Development – Blog    Donate Now
Darryl Wong – Missions Administrator – Donate Now

JEMS Ministries

AACF
Jon Liu-Director of AACF – Donate Now
Chloe Chow – Intern Media Coordinator – Donate Now

AACF PNW Regional Director
Rev. Carolyn Shimabukuro – Donate Now

AACF Campus Ministers
Chong Ahn, (U Washington, Seattle Pacific U) – Donate Now
Rev. Melanie Mar-Chow – Donate Now
David Fong, (UC Berkeley) – Donate Now
Rev. Victor Quon, San Jose SU – Donate Now

AACF Campus Ministers (Volunteers)
Betty Chen(UCI), Bruce Chow, Ashley Donald (CSU Long Beach), Evelyn Fan Encamacion (UC San Diego),
Nathan Fong (U Washington), Helicon Kuan (UC Santa Barabara), Ed Kwong (UC Davis), Joyce Lam,
Jasmine Lee, Adrian Li, Kylie Liu, Arnie Ong, Mark Quan, Janet Reksoatmodjio, Johannah Rosario (UC Riverside)

AACF Resources (Volunteers)
PNW – Bridget Chan, Garrett Chan, Michael Chiu, Julie Do, Gary Kimura, Jasmine Lee, Ming Lee
Andrea Louie, Nathaniel Ng, Amanda Sadikin.
NorCal – Ramsey DeLano, Thomas Lin, Ahn Troung
SoCal – Karen Freese

Diaspora Ministry – Donate Now
Eri Kobayashi (SoCal) – Donate Now
Rev. Dennis Peters (NorCal) – Donate Now
Akiko J. (SoCal) – Donate Now

Mount Hermon Family Conference
Craig Wakamoto – Director
Lisa Nagahori – Registrar – Main and Youth Camps

Mount Hermom Youth/College Special Camp Conference –  Donate Now
Jr. High Directors – Garron/Cynthia Tsushima
Inter High Director – Joel Nagatoshi
Sr. High Director – Ken Shida
College Director – Ryan Najima
Special Camp Directors – Bruce/Val Satow

Music and Media Ministry –  Donate Now
Lowell Sue – Director    – Donate Now

Nichigo Ministries – Donate Now
Minako Fujimoto – US Nichigo Coordinator    Donate Now
Rev. Dr. Ryohei Kawano – Overseas Missions Consultant

Pacific Northwest Ministries (State of Washington)  – Donate Now
Rev. Carolyn Shimabukuro – Director – Donate Now
PNW Warm Beach Conference – Donate Now

Senior Activities (55 Plus) and Men 4 Missions
Rev. Sam Tonomura – Director

Sports and Recreation Ministry – Donate Now
John Lee- Director – Donate Now

Japan Affiliates and Missionaries

Missionaries
Tim & Chie Burns – Nagoya – Blog     Donate Now
Anne & Riz Crescini – Kitakyushu – Gifu   Donate Now
Todd & Jayne Fong – Tokyo CAJ – Blog   Donate Now
Gayle Gutierrez – Machida – Donate Now
Paul & Yu Kang – Nagoya – Donate Now
Revs. Michael and Christine Mason – Osaka Homepage   Donate Now
David & Yuka Mills – Kanagawa, J-Lodge – Blog    Donate Now
Paul & Rie Mizuki – Machida – (on leave)
Mitsuyoshi & Kristin Nakamura – Nagoya – Donate Now
Julie Nitao – Tohoku – Donate Now
Kuni & Kristen Onishi – Kobe – Donate Now
David & Tomo Robison – Tohoku – Blog    Donate Now
Jon & Maki Robison – Tohoku – Blog     Donate Now
Lily Suzuki – Amakusa – Blog     Donate Now
Roy & Nancy Toma – Iwakuni – (See Japan Director above)
John & Kazumi Van Farowe – Nagoya – Blog     Donate Now
Kevin & Nozomi West – Osaka – Blog    Donate Now
Fred & Chikako Whitwer – Tohoku    Donate Now
Joseph & Yumiko Wu – Kobe    Donate Now
Reo Yoshida – Kobe   Donate Now

Affiliates
Rev. Paul Ariga- All Japan Revival Mission-Evangelist – Blog    Prayer Letter 2014 Fall, 2015 Fall
Mark and Jennifer Bello – Suicide is a Lie, There is Hope Blog
Megumi Enomoto – Soden, JEMS Japan Coordinator
Jordon Foxwell – Ishinomaki Christian Center
Nao and Barbara Hanada – Ibaraki, Director of AiGJ   Prayer Letters   2014 April
Rev. Timothy Himei, Soden, JEMS Japan Office
Nozomi Houlette – Megumi Project    Donate Now
Rev. Chandler Im – Tokyo Waseda International Christian School 2015 Annual, 2016 Annual
Moto Kimura and Jo Nakamura – OneMusic (In Japanese)
Rev. Yoshihiro Kishi – Mission 2001
Hideo Kobori – Kyoto, Music
Virginia Lavalle, ICC
Rev. Masashi Sugita – Dublin, Ohio
Rev. Tadao Ogawa – Social Worker
Timothy Temote Suzuki – Tohoku

USA Affiliates

Ray Sidney, Amy Lachica, John Comfort -Here to Praise Ministries
Dr. Martin Yahiro – JUMP, Japan Upward Mission Project
Ms. Nana Yamamoto – Hikari Mission USA   2014 Apr PL
Dr. Pat Zukuran – Evidence and Answers, Christian Apologetics

JEMS office
948 East Second Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 613-0022