Kei Kasukawa Eriksen, MA (Japan/USA)
Kei is the Managing Director at iLEAP where she is responsible for organizational management and operations. She also oversees all iLEAP program related activities to ensure that participants have the best experience possible.
Kei has always been passionate about supporting people to realize their inner resourcefulness and this mission has been a thread throughout her career in the field of education. Prior to iLEAP, Kei worked at several community colleges in the managing and facilitating multiple exchange programs and leadership programs for international students. Before she moved to the US, she managed and developed international education classes for adult learners in Japan. Her love for personal growth and development is reflected in her work at iLEAP, where she brings two decades of management experience creating nurturing learning environments for program participants and the people around her.
In addition to her work at iLEAP, Kei is a full-time mother of an active primary schooler who loves bilingual storytelling. Kei holds an MA in International Education with a focus on the advising of international students from School for International Training in Brattleboro, VT and a BA in Humanities from Japan Women’s University.
languages: Japanese, English