Jack Shiro Morey

Jack Shiro Morey lives in Anaheim Hills, California with his wife, Janet (Nomura). He is president of the J. Morey Company, Inc., Insurance Agent and Brokers with offices in Anaheim, San Jose Torrance and Los Angeles’ Little Tokyo. Jack also serves on the executive boards of three associate offices: MI Insurance Solutions in Torrance, Nakazawa Insurance Services in Torrance, and LatinaAgencia Servicios de Seguros in Bellflower. He continues to support the Japanese American National Museum as a member of the Board of Governors.

Updated September 2011

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The Morey Family: A Self-Guided Walking Tour through Little Tokyo History

Four generations of the Morey family have been a part of Little Tokyo’s business community. Three generations of the Morey family have also been a part of the Japanese American National Museum, since its inception nearly thirty years ago. In fact, much of the Morey family history has taken place within a two-block stroll, west, from the Museum plaza.

1. Your tour starts on the broad steps of JANM’s 85,000 square-foot pavilion designed by Gyo Obata who is also principal architect of the Air and Space Museum in Washington D.C.

2. Walk west to the third ...

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