East-West Center Board of Governors

Board Chair

Dr. James K. Scott
President (ret.)
Punahou School
Honolulu, Hawaii

Board Vice Chairs

Dr. Kurt M. Campbell
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
The Asia Group, LLC
Washington, DC

Mr. Peter S. Ho
Chairman, President and CEO
Bank of Hawaii
Honolulu, Hawaii

Appointed by the Governor of Hawaii

The Honorable Ronald T.Y. Moon
Chief Justice of the Hawaii State Supreme Court (ret.)
Honolulu, Hawaii

Mr. R Brian Tsujimura
Ashford & Wriston, LLLP
Honolulu, Hawaii

Mr. Richard Turbin
Founder and Senior Partner
Turvin, Chu, Heidt, Attorneys at Law
Honolulu, Hawaii

Appointed by the Secretary of State

Ambassador (ret.) Jeffrey Bleich
Chair, Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
San Francisco, California

Ms. Margaret Carpenter
Former Senior Advisor to Secretary of State Clinton
Former Assistant Administrator for Asia & Near East Bureau, USAID
Washington, DC

Ms. Jennifer Park Stout
Head of Global Public Policy, Snap, Inc.
Arlington, Virginia

Ambassador (ret.) Kirk Wagar
Former Ambassador to the Republic of Singapore
Miami Shores, Florida

Elected Members

Mr. Daniel R. Fung, SBS,SC,QC,JP
Des Voeux Chambers
Hong Kong

Mr. Chris Kanter
Founder of Sigma Sembada Group
Jakarta, Indonesia

Mr. Takeshi Niinami
President, Member of Board, Representative Director
Suntory Holdings, Ltd.
Tokyo, Japan

Mr. Ratan Tata
Tata Trusts
Mumbai, India

Ex-Officio Members

The Honorable David Y. Ige
Governor, State of Hawaii
Honolulu, Hawaii

The Honorable Marie Royce
Assistant Secretary
Bureau for Educational and Cultural Affairs
U.S. Department of State
Washington, D.C.

Dr. David Lassner, PhD
University of Hawaii
Honolulu, Hawaii

East-West Center Association (Invited by the Board)

Amb. Amanda Ellis
Executive Director, Hawaii & Asia Pacific
ASU Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Honolulu, Hawaii

East-West Center Foundation (Invited by the Board)

Mr. Russell J. Lau, Co-Chair, EWC Foundation Board
Chairman, CEO
Finance Factors, Ltd.
Honolulu, Hawaii

East-West Center Officers

Dr. Richard R. Vuylsteke

Vice President and Director of East-West Center Washington
Satu Limaye

Vice President and Executive Director of Research
Amb. Karena Lyons

Mr. Ralph Carvalho

Assistant Treasurer
Mr. Clinton Nonaka

Corporate Secretary
Ms. Carleen G. Gumapac