Nakamura, Hodo

    Company: Sasebo City

    Family Name: Nakamura

    Given Name: Hodo

    Party: Independent

    Role: Governor of Nagasaki Prefecture

    IR Stance: Advocate

    Profile: Nakamura spent his career as a Nagasaki prefectural bureaucrat, rising from entry level to the position of vice-governor. He retired from the service and ran successfully for the post of governor in 2010. He is now in his third term as governor.

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