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Mr. Richard Endo
Chairperson, Board of Trustees

Bishop Kodo Umezu
President

Rev. Seigen Yamaoka, Litt.D.
Vice-President of Development

Richard K. Payne, Ph.D.
Dean

Rev. David Matsumoto, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Contemporary Shin Buddhist Studies

Linda Shiozaki
Director and Registrar

Scott A. Mitchell
Website and Multimedia Director

Natalie Quli
Assistant Editor for the Pacific World