Japanese Cultural Society installs officers
The Rev. Shinkai Murakami was installed as president of the Japanese Cultural Society of Maui by former President Keith Regan at the organization’s annual shinnen enkai held Jan. 19 at Maui Beach Hotel. The other officers and board members installed that evening were: Brian Sato, first vice president; Lynn Araki-Regan, second vice president; Tiffany Iida, secretary; Kathy Ohta, treasurer; Priscilla Yamamoto, assistant treasurer; and directors Deron Furukawa, Sandy Hirata, Kristl Ito-Lau, Spencer Lau, Brian Nagami and Helen Nielsen.
At the event, Nagami was presented with a plaque for his outstanding service as president over the last two years.
For more information about the Japanese Cultural Society of Maui, call 280-1299 or visit www.jcsmaui.org.