Yoko is a graduate of the Film Studies and Media Production program at University of Winchester in the UK and the Film and Television Business Program at Centennial College.
From a young age, Yoko has been interested in films and animation. Being schooled to university level in Panama, USA, Japan and UK allowed her to explore her love of different cultures and societies through the medium of media. She worked at Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival as Youth Education Coordinator and Festival Coordinator where she was fascinated by a diversity of Canadian creativity.
Yoko is experienced in management and coordination for various fields including education, and arts and culture. She is excited to join the Circle Blue team and support all the creative professionals who bring unsung stories into life.