Lynn went to a conference of 50 JET Alumni in Washington D.C. a few months back (April 27, 2007). It was hosted by Prime Minister and Mrs. Abe, Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Shimomura, and Ambassador Kato. Lynn was able to give Prime Minister Shinzo Abe a gift from PNW JET AA. It was a ball autographed by Ichiro! She was the only JETAA to give her a gift! watashi-tachi wa totemo shinsetsu desu nee….