Konnichiwa • こんにちは
Welcome to the Ketchikan • Gero • Kanayama Exchange Web Site
30 Years of Friendship ~ 1986-2016
President - Pat Perrier
V. President - Elizabeth Avila
Secretary - Michele Cornwall
Treasurer - Colleen Castle
Student Reps - Olivia Berg
Japanese Teacher - Kanai Yasue
Teacher to Kanayama - Archie Inocillo
Past President - Sarah Campbell
Honorary Board Member:
Community Resource Members:
Student & Chaperone Evaluation
Due October 31st
Must be MAILED in
Looking For Alumni
If you have been a part of the Ketchikan Kanayama Exchange over the past 30 years ... a student who went over, a chaperone, you housed someone, you were an exchange teacher. Please go to the contact page and let us know how we can get in touch with you.
If you have any pictures from your time with the exchange, please attach them and send them to us. We are also looking for photos from the past 28 years.
Ketchikan Gero Kanayama Exchange
P.O. Box 6774
Ketchikan, AK 99901
Pat Perrier - President
Gero City Mayor Visits Ketchikan July 4th 2015
Photos taken by several people over the weekend.
Mayor Nomura travelled with: Gero City Council Chairman Mr. Tatsuya Nakashima, Kanayama International Exchange Association President Ms. Yoshiho Furuta and Kanayama International Exchange Association Vice President Ms. Fumiko Hanabusa and Tony Hatano-Worrell, Coordinator for International Relations travelled to Ketchikan arriving July 3, 2015 and departing early on July 5, 2015. This year marks ten years since Kanayama became a part of Gero City.