About Noriko Kitada

Noriko was born and raised in Osaka, Japan.  She graduated from CSUSM, San Marcos, CA and is bilingual in English and Japanese.

She volunteers in SDJEN for disaster relief efforts since 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and is a big part of the Japanese community in San Diego.

Teaches bon odori dances, sha-butsu Japanese healing art, and Japanese language (Poway Adult School), and skilled in mini-origami/craft making.