Festival Committee

Mandate: to coordinate the logistics and production of the Festival

These volunteer coordinator positions are confirmed in the spring of each year. If you would like to join this committee, please contact Emiko Morita at emiko [at] powellstreetfestival.com or 604.739.9388.

Festival Committee in 2018

Executive Director :: Emiko Morita

Artistic Director :: Leanne Dunic

Development & Admin Manager :: Cara Seccafien

Communications Manager :: Owen Cameron

Volunteer Coordinator :: Raymond Li

Production Coordinator :: Tracy Moromisato

Production Associate :: Louise Ma

Festival Assistant :: Sophia Kitazume

Festival Assistant :: Jessie Isomura

Children’s Tent :: Ansel Hartanto, Talissa Eng, Rachel Lo, Minnie Ng, Claire Wang, Cyprien Maes, Johnson Tsai, Joscelyn Wong

Community Booth :: Mike Okada, Kristen Lambertson

Craft Booth :: Russell Chiong

Diamond Stage  :: Kazuho Yamamoto, Catlin Renay, Helen Kang

Dispatch + Volunteer Booth :: Lenita Wong

Display (Vancouver Buddhist Temple) :: Peter Li

Environment :: Roy Blyan

Floater :: Calvin Ng

Fire Hall Theatre :: Mark McGregor, Risa Li

Food Booth :: Gweny Wong, Michael Ouchi

Hospitality & Security :: Eddy Takayanagi, Kevin Sleziak, Iris Yong, Nicole Yakashiro, Mike Okada, Fred Lincoln

Information Booth :: Connie Kadota, Diane Kadota, Linda Hoffman

Interactive Corner :: Sophia Kitazume

Marketplace  :: Meghan Lin

Lottery :: Reiko Shimizu Anderson

Operations Crew :: Andre Chan, Jeffrey Tajiri

Performer’s Liaison (Diamond Stage) :: Shirley Lum

Plumbing | Site :: Allan Nakade

Sales :: Miko Hoffman, Nina Inaoka Lee

Signage :: Hiromi Mikasa

Site  :: Bill Higgins, Jon Nakane, Les Murata

Site | Diamond Stage :: Kathy Shimizu

Social Media / MC :: Carly Yoshida Butryn

Sound  :: Rich Hamakawa

Street Stage :: Emily Wu, Ryan Ogg

Survey :: Andre Chan

Traffic  :: Michael Louws

Vancouver Japanese Language School :: Michiko Naito, Kahoruko Yamamoto

Performer’s Green Room :: Gloria Kong, Shoko Kitano

Volunteer Chill Space :: Aldon Chiang, Emily Wu

Operations Crew Manager :: Roy Blyan