2023 Nisei Week Queen Candidate Biography
SARA EMIKO KUBO
East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center
Birthplace: Pasadena, California
Education: California State University, Fullerton
Degree: Bachelor of Arts in International Business
Platform: Japanese American Memorial Pilgrimages
Hobbies & activities: Outside of work, she enjoys playing taiko, documenting her life’s events through photography, and volunteering with Nikkei Rising.
Professional / Career Goals: Currently working in the aerospace industry for Motiv Space Systems as a production control lead.
Parents: Daniel and Holly Kubo
Pictured in photo: (Front Row, L to R) Sara (center) with sisters, Lynn, and Erin. (Back Row, L to R) Sister, Amy, and parents, Daniel, and Holly.