The 2016 Japanese American Leadership Delegation (JALD), consisting of 10 Nikkei leaders from across the U.S., attended an orientation in Los Angeles on Jan. 29 and 30, and will visit Tokyo and Kobe from March 5 to 12.
The delegates are:
• Bruce Harrell of Seattle, president of the nine-member Seattle City Council. He was elected to a third term on the council in 2014.
• Eric Shintaro Hiraga of Denver, executive vice president/chief of staff at Denver International Airport and president of the Japan-America Society of Colorado.
• Bruce Hollywood of Washington, D.C., a fellow in the White House...