Leader of the Year Award Winners
Ms. Yuka Nakamura – Kansai
Chair of the Kansai Diversity & Inclusion Sub-committee
Mr. Kevin Naylor – Tokyo
Vice-Chair of the Charity Ball Committee
Mr. Frank Packard – Tokyo
Chair of the Alternative Investment Committee
Volunteer of the Year Award Winners
Mr. Ben Eichhorn – Chubu
Ms. Tomoko Tagami – Kansai
Mr. Tsugu Watanabe – Tokyo
The leaders and volunteers of the year will be presented certificates at the January 2020 Leadership Forum (date to be confirmed).
Stay tuned for more details on these awards and the recipients following the presentation ceremony in the New Year.
The ACCJ also wishes to congratulate ACCJ Honorary Member and former Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy Tokyo James Zumwalt for being among the distinguished recipients of this award. See the full list of award recipients at this link.
Established in 1875, The Order of the Rising Sun Award is one of the most prestigious awards bestowed to foreign nationals who have made significant contributions to promoting strong relations with Japan.