Yuki is a communications officer for Future Earth and a communicator at the National Institute of Environmental Studies (NIES) in Japan. Previously, she has worked for the University of Tokyo and Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (RIHN), appointed to the Future Earth secretariat as a communications officer. She also worked at an environmental consulting company in Japan as a researcher for overseas projects. Her projects spanned a wide range of topics, including environmental and social considerations of major infrastructure projects, network creation to promote bilateral carbon trading projects and monitoring methods of microplastics in the marine environment. Yuki holds a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master’s in Urban Engineering from the University of Tokyo. She has lived in Japan, the United States, Thailand, the Philippines and Vietnam and identifies as a Third Culture Kid.