To utilize my skills in Japanese and my knowledge of computers in an intellectually simulating environment either in Japan or the west coast of the United States of America.


Language Skills

Programming Languages

Software Knowledge

Operating System Knowledge

Hardware Knowledge


Bachelor of Science Computer Science/Japanese Area Studies, Washington State University
May 2001

Foreign Exchange Student, Kansai Gaidai University, Osaka, Japan
August 1999 - May 2000


Assistant Language Teacher, Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme
August 2003 - July 2006

Customer Service Representative, RedOctane
September 2002 - August 2003

Software Engineer, iambic, Inc.
May 2001 - July 2002

Software Engineering Intern, Seattle Lab, Inc.
Summer 1999, Summer 2000

Software Engineering Intern, Palm Computing
Summer 1997, May 1998 - December 1998

Residential Computer Consultant, WSU Residential Networking
August 1997 - May 1999

Webmaster, WSU Water Quality Management Team
March 1996 - May 1999

Technical Assistant, WSU EECS Electronic Services
March 1996 - May 1997

Computer Accessory Salesman, Fry's Electronics
Summer 1995

Volunteer Work

Webmaster, Shimane JETs!

Treasurer and Webmaster, JET Art Group Shimane

Founder and President, AJET Anime and Manga Special Interest Group

JET Programme Camp for High School English Students of Shimane (CHESS) Group Leader

JET Programme Shimane Prefectural Mid-Year Seminar Assistant

JET Programme Tokyo Orientation Assistant

JET Programme Shimane Prefectural Orientation Assistant

Panels Department Manager and Assistant Guest Relations Director, FanimeCon

Staff Member, No-Name Anime
2001 - 2003

Founder and President, Washington State University Anime Club

Team Member, Team-Oriented Software Practicum

PR Chair, ACM, WSU Student Branch
1995 - 1997, 2000-2001

Team Engineer, WSU Robotics Team
1995 - 1997

Student Member, IEEE, WSU Student Chapter
1995 - 1997


Phi Sigma Iota, The International Foreign Language Honor Society, Beta Omicron Chapter
Inducted 2000

Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America
Awarded 1995

Graduated with Honors, Van Nuys High School, Math Science Magnet

Second Place, LAUSD/LBUSD Rockwell International Computer Science Contest

Contact Information

Please feel free to email or call me with any questions you might have.
My personal web site may also be of some interest to you.

830 Shimoakana
Iinan-cho, Iishi-gun, Shimane-ken
690-3513, JAPAN