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May Yoko Doi, American city official. Certified city clerk. Named Outstanding Woman in Government, Soroptimists, 1985; recipient Resolution Commendation, City Gardena, 1980, Recognition award, Japanese American Citizens League, 1981, Plaque, 1982.


Doi, May Yoko was born on May 30, 1926 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Daughter of Paul Mitsugu and Hideko (Nakatani) Horiuchi.


Bachelor of Science, University Southern California, 1971. Master of Science cum laude, University Southern California, 1972. Associate of Arts, Los Angeles Harbor College, 1969.

Student, University California, Santa Cruz. Student, Pepperdine University. Student, Occidental College.


Secretary International Institute, Detroit, 1946. With Young Men’s Christian Association, 1947, Warehousing Service, Los Angeles, 1948—1951, Douglas Aircraft, 1952—1954. Teacher Los Angeles Unified School District, 1971—1980.

Secretary TRW Systems, Redondo Beach, California. City clk Gardena, since 1980.


  • Certified city clerk.


Since a human being is the central factor in the plan of salvation, the Gospel must be taught, understood and accepted by him.


Capital punishment be administered only when the pursuit of truth and justice result in clear and overwhelming evidence of guilt.


To develop a close relationship with God could be done through many avenues, namely, reading the Bible, praying, praising, worshiping, and telling others of the Gospel.


Vice chairman Gardena Citizens Advisory Committee, 1978, Gardena Planning Commission, 1979. President Gardena Valley Japanese American Citizens League, 1983, Gardena council Parent-Teachers Association, 1966, Amestoy Parent-Teachers Association, 1962, honorary life member. Den mother Los Angeles Council Boy Scouts American, 1960—1967.

Municipal chairman, member allocations and planning committees United Way, 1983—1986. Chairman board Gardena Valley Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1984. Board directors American Red Cross.

Member of Gardena Valley College of C. (government affairs committee), California History Society, International Institute Municipal Clerks, Society Southern California Archivists, National Micrographics Association, Records Management Association, California City Clerks Association, Southern California City Clerks Association, South Bay (finance director, board directors), Zonta, Alpha Gamma Sigma.


Married Carl Kaoru Doi, August 28, 1949. Children: Ronald M., Kevin K., Conrad T.

Paul Mitsugu Horiuchi

Hideko (Nakatani) Horiuchi

Carl Kaoru Doi

Ronald M. Doi

Kevin K. Doi

Conrad T. Doi