Press Releases

LtGen Wallace “Chip” Gregson Joins Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA as Distinguished Senior Fellow (Non-Resident)

WASHINGTON, D.C.  —   Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA (Sasakawa USA) is pleased to announce that LtGen Wallace “Chip” Gregson (USMC, Ret.) has joined our team as Distinguished Senior Fellow (Non-Resident). LtGen Gregson retired after over 37 years of active-duty service to the United States Marine Corps. In addition, he served as the Assistant Secretary of Defense,

LtGen Lawrence “Larry” Nicholson Joins Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA as Distinguished Senior Fellow (Non-Resident)

WASHINGTON, D.C.  —   Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA (Sasakawa USA) is pleased to announce that LtGen Lawrence “Larry” Nicholson (USMC, Ret.) has joined our team as a Distinguished Senior Fellow (Non-Resident). LtGen Nicholson retired after 39 years of active-duty service to the United States in October 2018 as the Commanding General of III Marine Expeditionary Force

Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano Joins Sasakawa USA Board of Directors

Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA (Sasakawa USA) is pleased to announce that Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano has joined the Sasakawa USA Board of Directors. Admiral Kawano was the 5th Chief of Staff, Joint Staff, Japan Self-Defense Forces from 2014 to 2019. From 2012 to 2014, he served as Chief of Staff of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force.

Mr. James L. Schoff Leads the U.S.-Japan NEXT Alliance Initiative as Senior Director

Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA (Sasakawa USA) is pleased to announce that Mr. James L. Schoff will join Sasakawa USA on October 1, 2021, as Senior Director to lead the U.S.-Japan NEXT Alliance Initiative. The U.S.-Japan NEXT Alliance Initiative is a forum for bilateral dialogue, networking, and the development of joint recommendations involving a wide range

Admiral Philip S. Davidson Joins Sasakawa USA Advisory Committee on Projects

Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA (Sasakawa USA) is pleased to announce that Admiral Philip S. Davidson, the 25th Commander of the United States Indo-Pacific Command, has joined the Sasakawa USA Advisory Committee on Projects. The Sasakawa USA Advisory Committee on Projects consists of five distinguished leaders in global affairs: Dr. Joseph S. Nye, Jr, University Distinguished