Parliamentary Vice-Minister of the Environment

KUNISADA Isato

KUNISADA Isato

Parliamentary Vice-Minister of the Environment, Japan

Date of Birth:
August 30, 1972
Place of Birth:
Tokyo, Japan
Affiliation:
Liberal Democratic Party of Japan (LDP)
Member of the House of Representatives:
Elected one time, Hokuriku-Shinetsu Proportional-Representation Constituency

Education

1997
Graduated from Hitotsubashi University, Faculty of Commerce and Management

Professional Career

1997
Joined Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications
2003
Temporary Assignment to Sanjo City, Niigata Prefecture
Director of General Affairs Division and Section Chief of Information Policy Department
2005
Director of Mayor's Bureau and Councilor of General Affairs Division of Sanjo City
2006
Returned to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
Deputy Director of Regional Communications Development Division, Information and Communications Bureau
2006
Retired from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communication
First Election as Mayor of Sanjo City
2010
Second Election as Mayor of Sanjo City
2014
Third Election as Mayor of Sanjo City
2018
Fourth Election as Mayor of Sanjo City
2021
First Election as Member of the House of Representatives, Hokuriku-Shinetsu Proportional-Representation Constituency (49th General Election)
2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister of the Environment, Japan (Reshuffled Second Kishida Cabinet)

Hobbies

Scuba Diving, Reading

Personal Motto

Simple honesty, nothing but simple honesty

YANAGIMOTO Akira

YANAGIMOTO Akira

Parliamentary Vice-Minister of the Environment, Japan

Date of Birth: January 29, 1974
Place of Birth: Osaka, Japan
Affiliation:
Liberal Democratic Party of Japan (LDP)
Member of the House of Representatives:
Elected one time, Kinki Proportional-Representation Constituency

Education

1997
Graduated from Kyoto University Faculty of Law

Professional Career

1997
Joined the Kansai Electric Power Company, Inc.
1999
First election (by-election) as Member of Osaka City Assembly, and consequently reelected four times.
2013
Secretary-General of LDP Osaka City Assembly Members' Caucus
2021
First election as Member of the House of Representatives Kinki Proportional-Representation Constituency (49th General Election)
2022
Parliamentary Vice-Minister of the Environment, Japan (Reshuffled Second Kishida Cabinet)

Hobbies

Listening to Music, Music composition, Tennis, Table Tennis

Personal Motto

Challenge