What age did you start dancing?
I started learning classic ballet when I was 3 years old.
What is your ideal vacation spot?
Hot spring spa resorts. Soaking in the hot spring makes me feel so relaxed and refreshed. I would like to visit as many as I can with my family around the world.
What is your favorite food?
Sushi, Tex-Mex, Pho.
What is one goal you want to accomplish in your lifetime?
I want to help someone make their dreams come true because I have been supported by a lot of people to become a dancer in United States.
What is your favorite YouTube video?
Jeanine Mason, Tango Solo. She is a one of my favorite dancers.
What is your favorite place to shop?
Top Shop, Zara, H and M, Victoria's Secret.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
Teach cheerleaders/dancers in Japan about what I have learned in the United States.
What is your favorite smart phone App?
Shazam. It always helps me identify a song that I don't know.
Who is your role model?
My mother. She is affectionate, thoughtful and beautiful.
What is your favorite thing about Thunder fans?
Friendly and Passionate. One day, I got lost on the way to the arena and the group of Thunder fans took me to there. I remember they were really nice even though I didn't speak fluent English. That's one of the reasons I decided to become a member of the Thunder Girls.
Three words that describe yourself?
Spontaneous, Inspirational and devoted
What is one community event that you look forward to participating in with the Thunder?
Make a wish. I would love to make someone's wish and dream.
Favorite cartoon as a kid?
The Simpsons. Lisa is my favorite character.
What is a good book you have read lately?
I lately read some reference and text books for learning English.
What is your best personality trait?
I am a hardworker
Describe what you were feeling during Final Auditions night at Riverwind Casino. And from a scale of 1 - 10, what was your nerve level as the team was being announced.
My nerve level was always 10 during the audition!! I really enjoyed the final and did everything I could do on the stage. I was so happy when my name was called. That night is very memorable for me.
Favorite TV/movie character of all-time?
Sophie Deveraux from "Leverage." Because she is multi-lingual and particularly adept at the use of accents.
What is the best movie you have seen lately?
Step Up Revolution, Foot Loose.
What is your favorite movie of all-time?
Love Actually and Beauty and the Beast
You have a full day to yourself, what are doing?
Making some cookies and tea, and then reading books with them.
What is something a Thunder fan might not know about you?
I love cooking. My specialties are meat loaf and quiche.