Lani Takano     Operations Manager (Silicon Valley) 

Lani Takano received her B.S. in Computer Science/Math from University of California, Davis. She has designed and wrote control software for custom signal processing hardware systems. With her keen interest in early childhood education, she worked as an assistant nursery school teacher. She has also helped develop programing for Japanese cultural summer program for the K-5 Mountain View Whisman School District. She is the Gifted and Talented Education Program (GATE) Parent Liaison and GATE Parent Coordinator. The is a proud parent of two college girls. 


Emiko Yasumoto Magnani / 安本恵美子


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Kayako Yoshida / 吉田かや子    ウェブサイト
Imagination International, Inc. CEO



Saya Iwasaki     Logo Design /  ロゴデザイン

Saya Iwasaki is is the CEO and founder of Aril Studios, where they design contextual learning experiences that inspire people to learn. They have designed frameworks, methodologies, UI/UX, workshops, visual designs workshops and creative learning experiences in varying contexts for organizations such as Gakko, SkyLabo and NASDAQ Entrepreneurial Center, amongst others. She is passionate about global education, inspiring children to dream beyond circumstances, and building communities. She is a graduate of Bard College and Stanford University's Masters in Education's Learning, Design and Technology program.