Bachelors degree in Piano Performance fro Soai University in Japan, Teaching Certificate in Japan for Elementary, Middle and High School, working on a Masters degree in Piano Performance at University of Utah.
Has taught Piano, Math and Science in both Japan and in the USA.
Won numerous piano competitions and has performed and accompanied many soloists and groups. Performs regularly and has piano students from India, Sri Lanka, Korea, China, Japan and the USA.
Hobbies include playing the piano and performing.
Can speak and write Japanese.
Has 5 children, 2 cats and 1 dog.