Shizuka Asakawa has been involved with non-profit organizations in Japan and the US. She served on the Board of TELL, an NPO providing mental health services to the international community in Japan, and as a Trustee on the Board of the American School in Japan.
Shizuka graduated from the International Christian University in Tokyo with BA in Communications. She worked at Nomura Securities and Merrill Lynch before leaving professional career to become involved with her children’s school and dedicating herself to philanthropic pursuits. Shizuka currently resides in DC.Back to previous page