JEMS Staff


JEMS Ministries Staff Members

Executive Director
Rev. Dr. Richard E. Chuman

JEMS Board of Directors
President – Mark Okada
Vice President – Ada Yeh
Treasurer – Joel Nagatoshi
Secretary – Greg Oda
Recording Secretary – Ann Kuromiya

Members at Large:
David Akiyama, Kevin Hayashida, Keith Kobayashi,
Larry Kuromiya, Joshua Morey, Lawrence Tonomura

JEMS Administration
Daichi Tsuruta – Senior Accountant
Barrett Louie– Accounting Assistant
Helene Kaya – Office Administrator
Mary Tabuchi – Administrative Assistant

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

JEMS Ministries

AACF
Jon Liu – Director of AACF – Donate Now
Kyle Koshimizu – Manager of Operations – Donate Now
Melanie Chow – Manager of Special Projects & Accounting – Donate Now
Chloe Chow – Public Relations Specialist – Donate Now

AACF PNW Regional Cordinator
Garfield NishiokaDonate Now 

AACF Campus Ministers
Thomas Chen (UW) – Donate Now
Rev. Melanie Mar Chow (UCSB)- Donate Now
David Fong, (UCB) – Donate Now
Kyle Koshimiu (USC) – Donate Now
Rev. Victor Quon San Jose SU – Donate Now
Michael Wong (UCI) – Donate Now

AACF Campus Ministers (Volunteers)
Derrick Ching (UC Irvine), Bruce Chow (UCLA), Ashley Donald (CSU Long Beach), Evelyn Fan Encarnacion (UC San Diego), Larry Honda (Fresno State), Betty Kang (UC Irvine), Jasmine Liu (UW), Adrian Li (at large), Kylie Liu  (USC), Nicole Mori (CSUN), Arnie Ong (SFSU), Mark Quan (UCSD), Janet Reksoatmodjo (UC Santa Cruz), Johannah Rosario (UC Riverside)

AACF Resources (Volunteers)
(Names will be available in the Fall)

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

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

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

Music and Media Ministry –  Donate Now
Mary Tabuchi – Director
Lowell Sue – Mount Hermon Worship Coordinator  – Donate Now
JEMS Music Products

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

Pacific Northwest Ministries (State of Washington)  – Donate Now
Garfield Nishioka – 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
Mary Tabuchi – Director
Howard Ying – Basketball League
Victor and Linda Louie – Volleyball Tourney
Mary Tabuchi – Dodger Game

Japan Affiliates and Missionaries

Missionaries
Tim & Chie Burns – Nagoya – Blog     Donate Now
Charles & Yumiko Chen – Chiba – Donate Now
Ethan & Michele Fisher – Gifu   Donate Now
Todd & Jayne Fong – Tokyo CAJ – Blog   Donate Now
Paul & Yu Kang – Nagoya – Donate Now
Karena Kenmotsu – Ishinomaki – Donate Now
Revs. Michael and Christine Mason – Osaka Homepage   Donate Now
David & Yuka Mills – Kanagawa, J-Lodge – Blog    Donate Now
Paul & Rie Mizuki – Nishinomiya – Donate Now
Munetaka & Sandy Mori – Donate Now
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
Fabio & Elizabeth Tsukayama – Blog  Donate Now
Joseph & Yumiko Wu – Kobe    Donate Now

Nao and Barbara Hanada – Ibaraki, Director of AiGJ   Prayer Letters   2014 April

Affiliates
Rev. Paul Ariga- All Japan Revival Mission-Evangelist – Blog    Prayer Letter 2014 Fall,      2015 Fall
Roudini (Riz) and Anne Crescini – Kitakyushu-Blog Donate Now
Megumi Enomoto – Soden, JEMS Japan Coordinator

Rev. Timothy Himei, Soden, JEMS Japan Office
Rev. Chandler Im – Tokyo Waseda International Christian School   2016 Annual
Moto Kimura and Jo Nakamura – OneMusic (In Japanese)
Rev. Yoshihiro Kishi – Mission 2001
Hideo Kobori – Kyoto, Music
Rev. Masashi Sugita – Dublin, Ohio
Rev. Tadao Ogawa – Social Worker
Timothy Temote Suzuki – Tohoku

USA Affiliates

Mark and Jennifer Bello – Suicide is a Lie, There is Hope Blog
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