JCBD Board of Directors
The Japantown Community Benefit District Corporation, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit association overseen by a staff and Board of Directors, all of whom are property ownes or other JCBD stakeholders.
David Ishida, Regional Administrator - U.S. Administration on Aging
Board Vice President
Robert K. Sakai, Property Owner
Mary Ishisaki, Property Owner
Jerry Ono, Director / Japantown Branch Manager - Union Bank
Emily Glick, General Manager - The Buchanan
Steve Ishii, Executive Director - Kimochi Inc.
Dennis Kern, Director of Operations - San Francisco Recreation and Parks
Kimberly Kolbe, Business Owner - Shop MaruQ
Rob Malone, Off-Street Operations and CIP Manager - SFMTA
Lawrence Nakamura DDS, Business Owner
Kathy Nelson, Director - Kabuki Spring and Spa
Alex Prouty, General Manager - Hotel Kabuki
Abraham Sanez, Area Manager - Ramen Yamadaya Northern California
The JCBD Board meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month, from 6:00pm. at the SF JACL, 1765 Sutter Street, San Francisco. JCBD meetings are open to the public.
JCBD Board Meeting Minutes
(Minutes are posted after approval by the JCBD Board at each monthly meeting.)