Harmony For Peace Board of Directors



Board of Directors & Officers:

Founding Partner - President/Executive Director: Tomoko Torii (Board of Director, United Nations Association Greater Philadelphia 2015 - present; President, Japanese Association of Greater Philadelphia 1998-2009; 2010 -Present –  President Emeritus, JAGP; Chair, JAGP Advisory Board; Board of Director, Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia 1999-2009; Boad of Director, Philadelphia Opera Guild 1996 – 1999)

Treasurer/Director: Mark DiPaolo (Ret. Executive Director, Novatis Pharmaceutical Corporation)

Secretary/Director: Emily M. Cohen, Esq. (Immigration Attorney at Steel, Doebley & Glassman, P.C.) 

Director/Peace Committee Chair: Christiaan Morssink (Executive Director and Ex Officio, President, United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia; President, Project Nuclear Awareness; Founding Board Member of Philadelphia Global Water Initiatives; Founding Board Member of Global Philadelphia Association; Adjunct Professor, Public Health Program at University of Pennsylvania)

Director/Outreach Chair: Shacker Mourad (Founding President at Noahspharm)

Advisory Board of Directors:

Richard Caruso, Ph D. (CEO/President & Chairman at Uncommon Individual Foundation)

Alexander J. Motyl, Ph D. (Author, Painter, Historian; Professor of Political Science, Rutgers University), ex officio

Patrick Thomas, M.D., F.A.C.R (Former Chair, Dept of Radiation Oncology, Temple University; Former President, Philadelphia Opera Guild), ex-officio

Richard Findlay (Ret.Director, PwC.)

Stephen Fox (Managing Director, Life Sciences at The Exequor Group)

Robert Frye (Independent Filmaker, Documentary Film Producer; President, Think Media)

Ernst Lurker (Founder, PlayArt Movement; President, PlayArt Inc.)

Dennis Morikawa, Esq. (Senior Counsel, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP) Honorary Consul General of Japan

William H. Roberts (Partner & General Counsel, Blank Rome LLP)

Taro Yaguchi (Sr. Partner & Ge

Honorary Music Advisor (2012 - present): Stanislav Bunin (concert pianist)

Advisory Members: 2010 Peace Concert Executive Committee

Honorary Advisor: Shinzo Abe, (The 57th Prime Minister of Japan)
Advisor: Fumio Kishida, (Former Minister, State of Okinawa and North Territories Affairs)
Honorary Chair: Takashi Hiraoka, (Former Mayor of Hiroshima)
Committee Chair: Kazutaka Yamamoto, (President, Japan America Society of Hiroshima)
Koujiro Shinohara (President, Hiroshima Japan-China Friendship Association)
Kazuyuki Takagi (Chairman, Japan Association of Corporate Executives of Hiroshima)
Fumio Takagi (President, Hiroshima Japan-France Society)
Hironobu Abe (Director, Mitsubishi Trading, Kyushu Branch)

2010 Peace Concert Advisory Members:

Honorary Advisor (2010 - 2012), Founding Partner: Yasuko Mitsui (Harpsichordist, Hela Music)

Honorary Chair (2010 ): Takashi Hiraoka (Former Mayor of Hiroshima)

Honorary Advisor (2010): Francois Duluc (Director, International Relations, French National Assembly)


Founding Partner: Yusuke Terada, ex-officio 2010 -2015