• Dartmouth College | Hanover, NH…2007-2011
    Bachelor of Arts- Economics Mod/Math, Japanese Language Minor
  • Kanda University for Foreign Language Study | Makuhari, Chiba, Japan…2008
    Via Dartmouth College’s study abroad program
  • Nyack Senior High School | Upper Nyack, NY…2004-2007
    Valedictorian w/Advanced Regents Diploma

Work Experience

  • Freelance Translator | Wherever I am…2013 to Present
    Contracts with VIZ Media, Yen Press, Udon Entertainment, Square Enix Books, Seven Seas, J-Novel Club
  • Practice Perfect Prep | Nyack, NY…2013-2015
    Academic tutor and mock-SAT exam proctor
  • Middle School in Miyagi, Japan…2011-2013
    Assistant Language Teacher via the JET Programme
  • Dartmouth College | Hanover, NH…2010-2011
    Teacher’s Assistant and Grader for “Differential Equations” math course and “Vampires, Witches, and Firebirds” Russian folklore course


  • Japanese Language Proficiency Test N1 (Passed, February 2014)
  • Kanji Kentei Level 3 (Passed, March 2013)


  • Professor James Dorsey’s “Advanced Japanese” course at Dartmouth College
    Guest lecturer on translation experience in manga industry…February 2015, August 2020, July 2021
  • Matsushima Goodwill Association
    Guest speaker on living in Japan and internationalization…January 2013
  • JET Programme Annual Skills Development Conference
    Presented to peers on English interview coaching…February 2013