Soka University of America’s administration is dedicated to supporting the university’s mission to foster a steady stream of global citizens committed to living a contributive life. Our employees work diligently to provide an outstanding student-centered education known for its academic excellence.

The university divides its operations into three main areas, Academic Affairs, Finance & Administration, and Student Affairs. These three areas operate under the direction of the president, Daniel Y. Habuki, who was appointed by the university’s Board of Trustees as the Chief Executive Officer.

President and Professor of Economics
danny habuki
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Chief Academic Officer
Professor of Economics
ed feasel
Vice President for Institutional Research and Assessment
Dean of the Graduate School
Professor of Linguistics and Education
tomoko takahashi
Vice President for Human Resources and Risk Management
Title IX & Section 504 Coordinator for Faculty, Staff and Others
katherine king
Vice President for Finance & Administration
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Investment Officer
arch asawa
Dean of Enrollment Services
andrew woolsey
Dean of Faculty
Professor of Science
Image of Bryan Penprase.
Dean of Students
Title IX and Section 504 Deputy Coordinator for Students
hyon moon

Leadership Roles

Board of Trustees

SUA’s Board of Trustees

Office of the President

Office of SUA’s President, Danny Habuki

Organization Chart

SUA’s leadership organization chart

Our Faculty and Staff