Karen Yoshitomi Interview Segment 8

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Working at the Center for Career Alternatives

0:01:54 — Segment 8 of 14

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Karen Yoshitomi

Karen Yoshitomi Interview

0:55:31 — 14 segments


Seattle, Washington

Sansei female. Born 1962 in Spokane, Washington. Father was born in British Columbia, Canada, and mother was born in Thomas, Washington. Grew up in the Tacoma, Washington, area, before eventually moving to Portland, Oregon, and then Seattle, Washington. Graduated from the University of Washington. Became regional director for the Japanese American Citizens League, and then Executive Director of the Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Washington.

Barbara Yasui, interviewer; Dana Hoshide, videographer


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