|With the passing of our teacher Sensei Teruo Chinen on September 9th, 2017 the organization has worked for over 2 years to create and approve the 1st Jundokan International Constitution and Bylaws. Guidance for the creation of this document came from senior instructors from across the globe and well as all organizational instructors in North America.|
The adoption and passing of the Constitution and Bylaws created (3) committees;
The Steering Committee
The Promotional Board
The Advisory Board
Each of these Committees/Boards have specific tasks and responsibilities.
The Steering Committee (3) Directors are to maintain the operational duties within North America and as well as the other Countries across the Globe. The committee members serve 2 year terms.
The (2017-2019) Steering Committee- Directors are as follows;
Clinton Striefling, Walla Walla, WA USA
Steve Dunn, Seattle, WA, USA
John Lowrie. Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN
The Promotional Board, maintains the grading requirements and kata standardization of the organization which has been approved. The rank of Rokudan or above is required to serve on this board. The board serves the entire global organization. International Directors from across the globe have assigned functions within this Board.
The Advisory Committee provides feedback to the Steering Committee relating to operational issues within North American. The rank of Sandan and above is required to serve on this committee.