Learn about the volunteers responsible for AFCEA 東京 TOKYO operations

Executive Committee

J. Steve Correia, CAPT, USN


CAPT J. Steve Correia recently joined AFCEA 東京 TOKYO as the President in an effort to help drive increased military participation. Although relatively new to the AFCEA 東京 TOKYO Chapter, J. Steve Correia is a career active duty U.S. Navy Information Professional Officer with over 20 years of armed forces related communications and electronics experience. He looks forward to creating a stronger partnership within the AFCEA 東京 TOKYO Chapter between U.S. Forces, Japanese Self-Defense Forces and communications, electronics, and cyber security industries.

Scott Jarkoff

Executive Vice President

Scott currently works for CrowdStrike as a Senior Threat Intelligence Advisor, responsible for Asia-Pacific and Japan (APJ), based in Otemachi. Scott is currently an AFCEA International Associate Director, and previously served as the AFCEA 東京 TOKYO Chapter President from 2014-2018. He recently transitioned to the EVP to help drive greater military participation through a number of internal chapter efforts.

Richard Chuckrey


Richard Chuckrey currently works at Pacific Stars and Stripes, and is based in Nishi-Azabu, Japan. Richard has been the AFCEA Tokyo Chapter Secretary since 2015 and previously served as the Vice President for Publicity.

Current Vacant


We are currently looking to fill this role. If you are interested please contact us.

Joseph LeRoy

Vice President of Technology

Joseph LeRoy currently works as a Security Engineer for a finance and digital services company in central Tokyo. Joseph was enlisted in the US Navy and stationed in Yokosuka, Japan before completing his Master of Science in Cyber Security from Fordham University.

Chapter Vice Presidents

Felix Beatty

VP, Plans & Programs

Felix currently works as the CISO for a financial technology company in Tokyo.

Chehun Kim, Capt, USAF

VP, Communications

Che Kim currently works with Japanese Air Self Defense Force as a bilingual Cyber Operations Instructor at Kumagaya. His U.S. Air Force experience spans across the world, to include NATO, US Forces Korea, US Air Forces Central Command, and Pacific Air force.

Currently Vacant

VP, Industry

We are currently looking to fill this role. If you are interested please contact us.

Mihoko Matsubara

VP, Industry

Mihoko Matsubara works at NTT Corporation in Tokyo. She has served onboard the AFCEA International Cyber Committee and Executive Committee.

Bill Jokela

VP, Industry

Bill Jokela currently works as a US Government Contractor, and is based on Yokota AB in Fussa, Japan.

Alan Lin, Lt Col, USAF

VP, Scholarships

Alan is an International Program Officer for the Air Force Research Laboratory in Tokyo, Japan. Previously, he was an Assistant Professor of Computer Science and the Deputy Director of the Center for Cyberspace Research at the U.S. Air Force Institute of Technology.

Miko Liggayu

VP, Plans & Programs

Miko Liggayu lives in the Tokyo area, and works closely with all the US military bases located throughout Japan, from Okinawa to Misawa.