Professional Information

Profession

Translator

Source Language

Japanese

Target Language

English

Specialties

Entertainment (Manga, Games)

Background

I am currently active as a professional freelance Japanese-to-English media translator based in Tokyo, working primarily in manga and video games.

Experiences and Qualifications

  • B.A. in Japanese and Economics from Georgetown University [2018]
  • JLPT N1 Qualification [2017]
  • Graduate of the Waseda University Global Leadership Fellows Program [2017]
  • Participant on the U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship Program [2018]
  • Experience as a Coordinator for International Relations on the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme [2018-2020]

Accolades

  • Winner of the J-E Division of the Seventeenth Annual JAT Contest for New and Aspiring Japanese/English Translators
  • Two-time finalist in the Manga Translation Battle sponsored by the Agency of Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan