Kana joined the UQ International Development team in 2017.

Prior to assuming her role as Senior Development Coordinator, Kana worked as Coordinator for long and short term projects in multiple regions across the Pacific, South West Asia and Africa. 

Kana’s background is marketing and project management in the international development space and education sector, and worked in various  countries such as Ghana, Tanzania, Madagascar, India, Jamaica, Pakistan, Nepal and Mongolia.


  • Master of Business Administration and Master of International Tourism & Hospitality Management, James Cook University, Queensland
  • Bachelor of Law, Doshisha University, Kyoto