School Director and Designated Safeguarding Lead

Kumi has been the School Director of Norwich Study Centre, Flying Classrooms since 2000. She holds a Masters in English Literature at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto and a Masters in Culture and Communication at the University of East Anglia. She worked in academia for 20 years before moving to Norwich.

Kumi has full responsibility for managing and directing Norwich Study Centre. She loves to communicate with people, and has a strong interest in intercultural communication and promoting inclusion and diversity.

A message from Kumi: "We are always sharing and learning from new experiences. We have a wonderful team, working to build and support our international school community. We learn together, help each other and have fun together. Our aim is to bring that opportunity to as many people as possible."

  • MA Culture and Communication (University of East Anglia)
  • MA English Literature (Ritsumeikan University)
  • BA English Literature (Ritsumeikan University)