Masako’s career has focused on a wide range of educational facilities, academic campuses, and convention centers. With 26 years of design experience, her work stems from the belief that the built environment deeply influences people’s lives and activities. She enjoys collaborating with clients, design teams, consultants, and contractors to create buildings and spaces that are considerate of their occupants, activities, and environment within. She is passionate about creating spaces that utilize sustainable design, recognizing that it is one of the many ways that design influences our world. Masako earned a Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design from the Cornish College of the Arts.
Some of Masako’s representative projects include the Hyatt Regency Seattle, the Bridge Building at Stanford University, and the Seattle Academy of Arts and Sciences Middle School.