I was raised and educated in both the United States and Japan and am completely fluent in English and Japanese. I came to Hawaii for law school in 1999 and now call the Island of Oahu my home. When I am not working, I enjoy hiking, working out, and spending time with family and friends.
1994: Graduated Yokohama International School
1997: Intern, U.S. Embassy, Tokyo, Japan
1998: Graduated University of Pennsylvania, BA Cum Laude
1998: Mike Masaokoa Congressional Fellow
Japanese American Citizens League
2002: Graduated William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii