ABOUT US

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Shinzen Friendship Garden, Inc. is led by the Board of Directors who ensure that the Garden meet the expectations of a non-profit 501(c)(3) and a charitable organization. We maintain and operate the Garden through the Memo of Understanding with the City of Fresno, Parks, After School, Recreation and Community Service Department. The Shinzen Board of Directors meets the third Tuesday of the month, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm.

Please call (559) 840-1264 for the location and with any questions you may have.

OFFICERS:

President: Ronald Yamabe | Vice President: Gerald Palladino

Treasurer: Tina Wyneken | Secretary: Mayuko Russell

Landscape & Development Chair: Ron Yamabe

Past Presidents: Dwayne Berrett & Paul Saito

BOARD MEMBERS

Jacquelin Curry | Bob Hilvers | Ralph Kumano | Tammy Lau | Vivien Luo | Gerald Palladino | Mayuko Russell | Paul Saito | George Takata | Chirstopher Tange| Brian Tsukimura | Ikuko Watnick | Tina Wyneken | Harry Xia | Ronald Yamabe

STAFF

Office: 559-840-1264

Susana Figueroa: Director of Operations

J Schirmacher, Administration

OPERATIONS

Board of Directors Monthly Meeting, Third Tuesdays, 5:30pm