Ayumi was born and raised in Japan. She moved to Washington with her family in 2004 and is the proud spouse of a retired military veteran. After moving to Washington State, she started classes at Everett Community College, where she eventually earned an Associate’s Degree in Accounting. She believes her most important responsibility is helping everyone who works in nonprofits understand and use their financials effectively.
Previously, Ayumi worked as a full-charge bookkeeper at Sherwood Community Services in Lake Stevens. She also spent eight years working for Imagine Children’s Museum in Everett supporting their finance/HR functions.
Fun Fact: Ayumi enjoys yoga and watching sports, especially football and basketball. Ayumi is an avid Chargers fan and was a season ticket holder for two seasons before the team moved from San Diego to Los Angeles.