Jani Iwamoto ’85 Receives Japan’s Foreign Minister’s Commendation
Utah State Senator Jani Iwamoto ’85 has been named by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan as a recipient of the Foreign Minister's Commendation for fiscal year 2016-17. Senator Iwamoto received the honor for her efforts to better relations between the people of the United States and Japan. Senator Iwamoto serves as a member of the leadership of the Utah State Senate in her capacity as Senate Minority Caucus Manager. She sits of the Executive Appropriations Committees, Legislative Management Committee, and various standing and interim committees.