Anne Yoshida

Date of birth:
10 Octubre 1977
Anne Yoshida (USA)

Biography

General Interest

Hobbies
Surfing, painting, travelling, playing the ukulele and piano. (teamusa.org, 01 Sep 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (khon2.com, 14 Mar 2016)
Impairment
A car accident in 2000 resulted in paralysis. (khon2.com, 14 Mar 2016; razoo.com, 23 Jun 2016)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She works in occupational therapy. After a three-year stint working as an associate professor in the occupational therapy department at Far East University in Republic of Korea, she returned to the United States of America. She is pursuing a doctoral degree in occupational therapy at Pacific University in Forest Grove, OR. (teamusa.org, 01 Sep 2015)

STATE FIRST
She grew up in Hawaii, and will become the first person from the state to represent the United States of America in para-canoe at a Paralympic Games, when she competes at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro. (teamusa.org, 01 Sep 2015; khon2.com, 14 Mar 2016)

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
10 October 1977
Residence
United States
Occupation
Athlete, Health Care Professional, Student
Languages
English
Higher education
Occupational Therapy - Pacific University: United States