Board Leadership

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Board of Trustees

Robert Zagunis, President
Chairman
Jensen Investment Management

Drake Snodgrass, President Elect
President
Drake’s 7 Dees Landscaping

Dorie Vollum, Immediate Past President
Arts Advocate
Community Volunteer

Dr. Calvin Tanabe, Vice President
Retired Neurosurgeon

Paul Schommer, Vice President
Project Manager
Schommer & Sons

Doug de Weese, Treasurer
CEO & Founder
Rare Air USA

Janelle Jimerson, Secretary
Community Volunteer

Trish Adams
President
Opinionated

Gwyneth Gamble Booth
Community Volunteer
Chair, PGE Foundation

Ann Carter
Founder
ACCtion Strategic Marketing Services

Jimmy Crumpacker
Managing Partner
Fleming Oil Fund

Dean M. Dordevic
Principal
Ferguson Wellman Capital Management

Katherine Frandsen
Community Volunteer
Owner, Katherine Frandsen Design

Jon Greeney
Principal Timpanist
Oregon Symphony

Bruce Guenther
Independent Curator and Author
Former Chief Curator, PAM

Bill Hughes
President / Owner
W.A. Hughes Construction Inc.

Martin Lotti
Vice President / Brand Design
Nike Inc.

Lindley Morton
Green Gables Design and Restoration

Darren Nakata
Vestas-American Wind Technology Inc.

Carol L. Otis M.D.
Sports Medicine Physician
Consulting Practice

Travers Hill Polak
Community Volunteer

Cathy Rudd
OHSU Center for Women’s Health
Community Volunteer

Jeff Wolfstone
Shareholder
Lane Powell PC

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Foundation Board

Greg Fitz-Gerald, Chairman
Financial Services Executive (retired)

Stephen D. Bloom, President
Chief Executive Officer
Portland Japanese Garden

Carmen Wong, Vice President
Certified Financial Planner®, Wealth Advisor
Confluence Wealth Management

Diane Freeman, Secretary / Treasurer
Director of Finance
Portland Japanese Garden

Trish Adams
President
Opinionated Agency

Jimmy Crumpacker
Managing Partner
Fleming Oil Fund

Dede DeJager
Broker & Premier Executive Director
Windermere Stellar Real Estate

Joshua Husbands
Partner
Holland & Knight

Douglas Lovett, CPA
Shareholder
Geffen Mesher

Allan Mercer
Co-Founder
Pantheon Investment Group, LLC

James D Lynch
Director
Intel Corporation

Dee Ross
Senior Client Portfolio Manager
Invesco

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International Advisory Board

Japan Members

Masataka Hata
President, Shoyeido Incense Co.
Kyoto, Japan

Masatoshi Ito
Chairman, Ajinomoto Co., Inc.
Tokyo, Japan

Koichi Kajima
Director, Kajima Corporation
Tokyo, Japan

Amy Katoh
Author, Scholar, Japanese Culture Specialist
Tokyo, Japan

Kengo Kuma
Architect, Kengo Kuma & Associates
Tokyo, Japan

Toshiaki Kuno
Chairman & CEO, Mimasu Corporation
Chairman & CEO, Sankyu Corporation
Ibaraki, Japan

Shiro Nakane
President, Nakane and Associates
Kyoto, Japan

Koichi and Mihoko Nezu
Director and Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Nezu Museum
Chairman, Tobu Department Store
Tokyo, Japan

Catherine Watters Sasanuma
Philanthropist
Tokyo, Japan and Seattle, WA

Makoto Suzuki
Professor, Tokyo University of Agriculture
Director, Tokyo Nodai Center for International Japanese Garden Studies
Tokyo, Japan

Takashi Uyeno
Chairman & President, Uyeno Transtech Ltd.
Yokohama and Kamakura, Japan

Tadashi and Teruyo Yanai
Chairman, President & CEO, Fast Retailing Co., Ltd. and Uniqlo
Tokyo, Japan

Shigeho Yoshida
Chief Priest, Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine
Kamakura, Japan

Shiro Wakui
Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, Tokyo City University
Tokyo, Japan

Honorary Members

The Honorable Mazie K. Hirono
United States Senator of Hawaii
Honorary Member

His Excellency Kenichiro Sasae
Ambassador of Japan to the United States
Honorary Member

North America & International Members

Carolyn A. Berry Wilson, Chairperson
Philanthropist, Berry Family Foundation
Honolulu, HI

John Anderson
Founder, Anderson Japanese Garden
Rockford, IL

Alan Davis
Former Owner, Produce Row Café and Multnomah Whiskey Library
London, United Kingdom

Ron Herman
Landscape Architect
San Leandro, CA

Geoffrey Hoefer
Chairman, Omomuki Foundation
New York, NY

David Jansen
Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
New York, NY

John Jay
President, Fast Retailing Global Creative Lab
Portland, OR

Joseph Krakora
Executive Officer, National Gallery of Art (retired)
Washington, D.C.

Janet Montag
Philanthropist
New York, NY

Larry Murakami
Former General Manager, Tama Food International
Honolulu, HI

Kathleen M. Pike
Professor and Director, Global Mental Health Program, Columbia University
New York, NY

Arlene Schnitzer
Chairperson, Harold & Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation
Portland, OR

Holly Shimizu
President, United States Botanic Garden (retired)
Washington, D.C.

Robert Singer
Curator, Japanese Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles, CA

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