The complete guest list as provided by the White House for the state dinner honoring the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

 

The President and Mrs. Obama

[Complete coverage of the state dinner]

His Excellency Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan and Mrs. Akie Abe

[President Obama and Prime Minister Abe’s state dinner toasts include haiku, “House of Cards,” and talk of long-lasting friendship]

Ms. Chitose Abe

Ms. Miki Higasa, New York, NY

 

Mr. Masatsugu Asakawa

 

The Honorable Caroline Atkinson, Deputy Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor, National Security Council, Washington, DC

Mr. Geoffrey Boyd Lamb, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Joseph Biden, Vice President of the United States

Dr. Jill Biden

 

The Honorable Earl Blumenauer, U.S. Representative (Oregon), Washington, DC

The Honorable Suzanne Bonamici, U.S. Representative (Oregon), Washington, DC

 

Ambassador William Brownfield, Assistant Secretary for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, Department of State, Washington, DC

Ambassador Kristie Kenney, Career Ambassador, United States Foreign Service, Washington, DC

 

Ms. Chamein Canton

Mr. Michael Bressler, Commack, NY

 

The Honorable Tom Carper, U.S. Senator (Delaware), Washington, DC

Mrs. Martha Carper, Wilmington, DE

 

The Honorable Ashton Carter, Secretary of Defense, U.S. Department of Defense, Washington, DC

Mrs. Stephanie D. Carter, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, Fairfax, VA

Mrs. Susan Clapper, Fairfax, VA

 

The Honorable Tom Daschle, Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader, Washington, DC

Mr. Nathan Daschle, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Brian Deese, Assistant to the President and Senior Advisor, Washington, DC

Ms. Patricia Stanton

 

The Honorable Diana DeGette, U.S. Representative (Colorado), Washington, DC

Mr. Lino Lipinsky, Denver, CO

 

The Honorable Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Transportation, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC

Mrs. Samara Foxx, Charlotte, NC

 

The Honorable Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, Washington, DC

Ms. Nancy Goodman, Washington, DC

 

Dr. Helene Gayle, CEO, CARE, Atlanta, GA

Mr. Stephen Keith, Atlanta, GA

 

Ms. Suzy George, Deputy Assistant to the President and Executive Secretary and Chief of Staff, National Security Council, Washington, DC

Mr. Nate Tibbits, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Avie Glazer, Palm Beach, FL

Mrs. Jill Glazer, Palm Beach, FL

 

Ms. Bonny Glenn, Landenberg, PA

Mr. Paul Glenn III, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Rose Gottemoeller, Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security, U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC

Mr. Frank Rose, Alexandria, VA

 

The Honorable Avril Haines, Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor, National Security Council, Washington, DC

Mr. David Davighi, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Hisao Harihara

 

Mr. Eiichi Hasegawa

 

The Honorable Orrin Hatch, President Pro Tempore, U.S. Senate (Utah), Washington, DC

Mr. Rob Porter, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Gary Herbert, Governor of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Mrs. Jeanette Herbert, First Lady of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

 

The Honorable Mazie Hirono, U.S. Senator (Hawaii), Washington, DC

Mr. Glen Shigeru Fukushima, Washington, DC

 

Mr. William Hite, General President, United Association, Wheaton, IL

Ms. Christine Dawson, Carol Stream, IL

 

The Honorable Fred Hochberg, Chairman and President, Export-Import Bank, Washington, DC

Mr. Thomas Healy, Miami, FL

 

Ms. Elizabeth Holmes, Founder and CEO, Theranos, Palo Alto, CA

Mr. Christian Holmes, San Francisco, CA

 

The Honorable David Ige, Governor of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

Mrs. Dawn Ige, First Lady of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

 

Mr. Isao Iijima

 

Mr. Takaya Imai

 

Mr. Norihiko Ishiguro

 

Mr. Hideo Ishizuki

 

The Honorable Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to the President for Intergovernmental Affairs and Public Engagement, Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs, Washington, DC

Mr. Mercer Cook III

 

Mr. Christopher Johnstone, Director for Japan Affairs, National Security Council, Vienna, VA

Mrs. Mikiko Johnstone, Vienna, VA

 

Mr. Katsunobu Kato

 

The Honorable Caroline Kennedy, U.S. Ambassador to Japan, New York, NY

Mr. Edwin Schlossberg, New York, NY

 

The Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of State, U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC

Ms. Teresa Heinz, Washington, DC

 

Ambassador Sung Kim, Special Representative for North Korea Policy and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Korea and Japan, Great Falls, VA

Mrs. Jae-Eun Chung, Great Falls, VA

 

The Honorable Ron Kind, U.S. Representative (Wisconsin), Washington, DC

Mrs. Tawni Kind, Lacrosse, WI

 

His Excellency Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan

 

Mr. Scott Kluth, Chicago, IL

Ms. Janelle Kristin Miller, Chicago, IL

 

Ms. Michiyo Kotake

 

Mr. Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel Corporation, Los Altos, CA

Mrs. Brandee Krzanich, Los Altos, CA

 

Mr. Jim Lentz III, CEO of Toyota USA, Westlake, TX

Mrs. Barbara Lentz

 

The Honorable Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC

Ms. Shoshana Lew, Washington, DC

 

Mr. George Michael Logothetis, CEO, Libra Group, New York, NY

Mr. Nicholas Michael Logothetis, New York, NY

 

Mr. Robert Manfred, Commissioner of Major League Baseball

Mrs. Colleen Manfred, Tarrytown, NY

 

The Honorable Doris Matsui, U.S. Representative (California), Washington, DC

Mr. Brian Matsui, Chevy Chase, MD

 

The Honorable Gina McCarthy, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, WA

Mr. Kenneth McCarey

 

The Honorable Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader, U.S. House of Representatives (California), Washington, DC

Mr. Connor McCarthy, Bakersfield, CA

 

The Honorable Denis McDonough, Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff, Washington, DC

Mrs. Karin McDonough, Takoma Park, MD

 

Mr. Evan Medeiros, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Asian Affairs, National Security Council, Washington, DC

Ms. Bernadette Meehan, Senior Director for Strategic Communications and Spokesperson, National Security Council, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Gregory Meeks, U.S. Representative (New York), Washington, DC

Mrs. Simone-Marie Meeks, St. Albans, NY

 

The Honorable Lisa Monaco, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism and Deputy National Security Advisor, Office of the National Security Advisor, Washington, DC

Ms. Mary Monaco, Manchester, NH

 

The Honorable Walter Mondale, Former Vice President of the United States

 

The Honorable Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy, U.S. Department of Energy, Washington, DC

Dr. Naomi Moniz, Brookline, MA

 

Mr. Floyd Mori, National Executive Director, Japanese Americans Citizens League, Arlington, VA

Mrs. Irene Mori, Arlington, VA

 

Ms. Sabrina Moyle, Co-Founder, Hello! Lucky, San Francisco, CA

Mr. Julian Abdey

 

The Honorable Shailagh Murray, Assistant to the President and Senior Advisor, Washington, DC

Mr. Neil King, Washington, DC

 

Mr. James Murren, Chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International, Las Vegas, NV

Mrs. Heather Murren, Las Vegas, NV

 

Mr. Hiroshi Muto

 

Mr. David Nakamura, Reporter, The Washington Post, Washington, DC

Ms. Kristine Schenck, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Yoshio Nakamura

 

Ms. Ellen Nakashima, Reporter, The Washington Post, Washington, DC

Mr. Alan Sipress, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Gen Nakatani, Minister of Defense of Japan

 

Dr. Joseph Nye, Washington, DC

Ms. Mary Nye

 

Mr. Ron Olivere, Wilmington, DE

Mrs. Joan Olivere, Wilmington, DE

 

Ms. Priscilla Anne Ouchida, Executive Director, Japanese American Citizens League, Washington, DC

Ms. Elissa Ouchida, Sacramento, CA

 

Mr. Greg Page, Executive Chairman of Cargill Inc.

Ms. Devry Boughner, Alexandria, VA

 

The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader, U.S. House of Representatives (California), Washington, DC

Mr. Paul Pelosi, San Francisco, CA

 

The Honorable Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, United Nations, New York, NY

 

The Honorable Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC

Dr. Bryan Traubert, Chicago, IL

 

The Honorable Jennifer Psaki, Assistant to the President and Director of Communications, Washington, DC

Mr. Gregory Mecher, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Bupendra Ram

Ms. Kamla Ram, Washington, DC

 

Ms. Shonda Rhimes, Writer/Producer, ShondaLand, Los Angeles, CA

Mr. Scott Brown, Los Angeles, CA

 

The Honorable Ben Rhodes, Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications and Speechwriting, Washington, DC

Mrs. Ann Norris, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Susan Rice, National Security Advisor, National Security Council, Washington, DC

Mr. John Rice, Jr., Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Mayor Joe Riley, Jr., Charleston, SC

Mrs. Charlotte Riley

 

Mr. Arturo Rodriguez, President, United Farm Workers, Keene, CA

Ms. Sonia Rodriguez

 

Mr. John Roos, Hillsborough, CA

Mrs. Susie Roos, Hillsborough, CA

 

The Honorable Amy Rosenbaum, Deputy Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs, Washington, DC

Mr. Joshua Lahey, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Daniel Russel, Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC

Mrs. Keiko Russel, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Catherine Russell, U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issue, U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC

The Honorable Thomas Donilon, Washington, DC

 

The Honorable Paul Ryan, U.S. Representative (Wisconsin), Washington, DC

Mrs. Janna Ryan, Janesville, WI

 

Ms. Naoko Saiki

 

Mr. Yasuo Sakamoto

 

Ambassador Kenichiro Sasae, Japanese Ambassador to the United States, Washington, DC

Mrs. Nobuko Sasae, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Charles Scharf, CEO, Visa Inc., New York, NY

Mrs. Amy Scharf, New York, NY

 

Mr. Bob Schieffer, Anchor, CBS News, Washington, DC

Mrs. Patricia Schieffer, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Soichiro Seki

 

Mr. Shane Smith, Co-Founder and CEO, VICE Media, Brooklyn, NY

Mrs. Tamyka Smith, New York, NY

 

Mr. Shinsuke Sugiyama

 

Mr. Hiroshi Suzuki

 

Mr. George Takei, Los Angeles, CA

Mr. Brad Takei, Los Angeles, CA

 

Mr. Tomohiko Taniguchi

 

The Honorable Tina Tchen, Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff to the First Lady, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Hideshi Tokuchi

 

Mr. Koji Tomita

 

Mrs. Ellen Uchimiya, Executive Editor, CBSNews, Bethesda, MD

Mr. Matt Bai, Bethesda, MD

 

Mr. Keith Umemoto, Democratic National Committee, Sacramento, CA

Ms. Yukiko Umemoto, White Plains, NY

 

The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC

Ms. Janet Vilsack, Washington, DC

 

Mr. Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks, Bellevue, WA

Ms. Ciara Harris, Los Angeles, CA

[Russell Wilson and Ciara pulled a double reverse at the Japan state dinner]

 

Admiral James Winnefeld, Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Henderson Hall, VA

Mrs. Mary Winnefeld, Ft. Myer, VA

 

The Honorable Ron Wyden, U.S. Senator (Oregon), Washington, DC

Mrs. Nancy Bass Wyden, New York, NY

 

Mr. Shotaro Yachi

 

The Honorable Jeffrey Zients, Assistant to the President and Director of the National Economic Council, Washington, DC

Mrs. Mary Zients, Washington, DC

 

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