Hiroko Watanabe

Senior Coordinator, Student Services & Operations

  • Country:
    • Japan
  • Business:
    • Study Abroad
    • Gap Year Abroad
    • High School Abroad


Hiroko Watanabe has a B.A. in International Studies with a minor in Anthropology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She lived in the U.S. for 10 years. After graduation, she worked for a Japanese company in the U.S. and a French company in Japan as a translator/bilingual assistant for staff and their families. As a native of Harajuku, Tokyo, Hiroko provides valuable local knowledge, which enhances the program and student experiences.

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