Alice Nishi served as a Davis School Board trustee from 1973 to 1977. She was born as Alice Shigezumi in San Francisco and resided with her family in the Japanese-American internment camp in Topaz, Utah during World War II. Following the war she returned to San Francisco where she met her husband, Dick Nishi, a Davis native. They married in 1947 and moved to Davis.
DeMuth, Bob; 18 April 1973; "Close trustee victories: Nishi, Burrill win", Davis Enterprise, p. 1
Hudson, Jeff; 5 November 2013; "Yolo at war: Internment changed many lives," Davis Enterprise, p. A1, Retrieved online 26 June 2014.