Ms. Hiroko Nishikawa-Naumann was born in Kyoto, Japan. Graduated from Osaka University for Foreign Studies where she majored in Thai language. She has been working for media and publication company, Recruit Co., Ltd., as an operation director, sales representative, media producer and editor in chief. She changed her career to work for the biggest Japanese newspaper magazine in Los Angeles as an editor in chief in 2004. She received real estate license in 2007 then belonged to RE/MAX. She started to support Japanese companies to expand their business in LA with coordinating business seminar, research and writing reports and articles.