Mills Staff

Coordinator

 

Hometown: Junction City, Oregon

Cultural Heritage: Danish-American

Fun fact about Sonja: I love learning languages.

Favorite thing about the Mills: Working with students.

Associate Coordinator

 

Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Cultural Heritage: American-Midwestern & Southern

Fun fact about Sara: One of my life goals is to learn how to do a flip-throw in soccer.

Favorite thing about the Mills: The people

Videographer

 

Hometown: Born in Hong Kong and grew up in Beaverton, Oregon since age 6

Cultural Heritage: Half Spanish and half American

Fun fact about Michael: Australia and Antarctica are the only continents I have not visited, but I plan on it!

Favorite fact about the Mills: At the Mills I will always find someone with a smile

Language Circles Program Coordinator

 

Hometown: Bogoto, Colombia

Cultural Heritage: Colombian

Fun fact about Alexander: I’m fluent in Japanese but I try to keep it quiet.

Favorite fact about the Mills: The fact that we can materialize ideas and work together in real projects.

Program Manger

 

Hometown: Portland, Oregon

Cultural Heritage: Indian

Fun Fact about Shivani: I am a musician, and hope to pursue my singing career after graduation.

Favorite thing about the Mills: Its warm welcoming feeling.

Program Manger

 

Hometown: Paysandu, Uruguay

Cultural Heritage: Uruguayan

Fun fact about Matias: Loves soccer and rock climbing.

Favorite thing about the Mills: The deep conversations that spring up at the big wooden table.

PR Manager

 

Hometown: Born in Honolulu, Hawaii. Raised in Singapore and Hawaii

Cultural Heritage: Half Japanese and half Cantonese

Fun fact about Eri: I have a really bad shoes addiction. I’ve lost count of the number of pairs I own!

Favorite thing about the Mills: All the wonderful people who work here, and also visit. Mills is always full of smiles!

Webmaster

 

Hometown: Seatte, WA

Cultural Heritage: Punjabi

Fun Fact About Yourself: I want to be an Astronaut

Favorite Thing About Mills: The warm and welcoming feeling!

Art Curator

 

Hometwon: Macau

Cultural Heritage: Macauan

Fun fact about Justino: I cook Cantonese food and sing Cantonese songs in the middle of the night.

Favorite thing about the Mills: Couches, the Mills Family, and all the cooking books.

Office Manager

 

Hometown: Kofu, Yamanashi, Japan

Cultural Heritage: Half Japanese and Taiwanese

Fun Fact about Chihiro: I’m addicted to white rice.

Favorite thing about the Mills: The music we play!

Graphic Designer

 

Hometown: Boston, Masschusetts

Cultural Heritage: Chinese-American

Fun fact about Helen: I am afraid of caterpillars.

Favorite thing about the Mills: All of the new people I meet whenever I come in.

 

Resource Consultant

 

Hometown: Dakar, Senegal

Cultural Heritage: Senegalese and quarter Chinese

Fun fact about Atsan: I speak five languages.

Favorite thing about the Mills: Family atmosphere, relaxing place.

Resource Consultant

 

Hometown: Lima, Peru

Cultural Heritage: Peruvian

Fun fact about Rafael: I like social dynamics

Favorite thing about the Mills: Awesome place to chill and make connections 

Resource Consultant

 

Hometown: Shadycove, Oregon

Cultural Heritage: Oregonian 

Fun fact about Sunny: I like strange socks and horseback riding

Favorite thing about the Mills: It’s a tie between the fireplaces and the wonderful couches.