Palo Alto Buddhist Temple Board of Directors




The PABT Board of Directors consists of 30 members, each of whom hold three-year terms. Officers include: President, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, Secretary, Religious Coordinator, Controller, Auditor and Ex-Officio.

The temple board of directors meets every second Wednesday of the month at 7:30 PM in the mini-chapel. All are welcome to attend, it is a great way to learn about the various events and activities happening at the Temple.

2017 Executive Officers

President - Chuck Dene
1st Vice President - Pat Fujii
2st Vice President - JoAnn McLennan
Religious Chair Coordinator - Carl Yanari
Controller - Don Styles
Auditor - Joanne Sweet
Secretary - Julia Miyakawa
Ex-Officio - Wayne Montgomery
Resident Minister - Rev. Dean Koyama

Board Members

Term expires 12/2017
Kiyo Arakawa
Julia Miyakawa
Denise Montgomery
Joanne Sweet
Carl Yanari

Term expires 12/2018
Chuck Dene
Pat Fujii
Yaeko Hirotsuka
Don Styles
Ruth Terada

Term expires 12/2019
Joanne Gozawa
Jeff Herman
Terrie Masuda
JoAnn McLennan
Anoop Sinha