User Interface (UI)/User Experience (UX) professional with 13 years of design and production experience in the news media. Proven ability to present data and information visually on print of on the web. Specializes in user-centered design and production of graphics, web sites, and multimedia from concept to finished product, and redesign/reorganization of website. Recognized for having a strong visual sense, solid news judgment, and an in-depth understanding of web usability, information design, and interactivity. Fluent in Japanese and English.