Board of Directors

Asian Improv aRts Midwest
Board of Directors

Board President,
Michael Takada
Chief Executive Officer, JASC (Japanese American Service Committee)

Lauren Deutsch
Executive Director, The Jazz Institute of Chicago

Francis Wong
Creative Director, Asian Improv aRts National

Yukiko Aoki
Co-Owner, Aoya Inc.

Juri Sekigucchi
Allstate, Organizational Effectiveness Consultant

Adjunct Board of Directors

Tatsu Aoki
Executive/Artistic Director, Asian Improv aRts Midwest

Advisory Board for Traditional Practices

Joanne Kiyoko Tohei
Director of Outreach, Tsukasa Taiko

Helen M. Nagata, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Art History, Northern Illinois University

Rika Lin
Performance Coordinator, Fujima Ryu of Chicago

Steven G Ducklow RRT- NPS
Neonatal Intensive Care, Respiratory Care Dept., Northwestern Memorial Hospital