Herb Tsuchiya was elected an Asian American Baptist Advocate for the Pacific Northwest’s American Baptist Churches. Tsuchiya succeeds Rev. Yuki Sakiyama of Seattle Japanese Baptist Church, who served in 2008 and 2009.
Tsuchiya graduated from the University of Washington School of Pharmacy in 1955. He worked as a Seattle area pharmacist for more than 50 years. Tsuchiya volunteers at the Japanese Language School, Kin On Chinese Nursing Home, and the Optimist Club. ♦