Michiko Yoshimoto

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Michiko Yoshimoto
Program Manager
Office: 
(269) 387-5874
Fax: 
(269) 387-0630
Location: 
3525 Ellsworth Hall
Mailing address: 
Haenicke Institute for Global Education
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5245 USA
Education: 
  • M.A., Socio-Cultural Studies of Education, Western Michigan University
  • B.A., Sociology, Yokohama City University
Bio: 

Michiko Yoshimoto joined the Soga Japan Center at Western Michigan University in 2009 as the Japan Outreach Coordinator through the Japan Outreach initiative program. In 2012 she became a graduate assistant for the Soga Center while she studied for her masters in socio-cultural studies of education at WMU. Michiko transitioned in to a full-time member of the Soga Center in 2014.

Before joining the bronco family, Michiko worked for City of Miura and City of Yokosuka in Japan as a local government employee. In this position, her job responsibilities included making and evaluating city plans as well as developing educational projects for youth including exchange programs with a sister city in Australia.