Amy Watanabe brings her experience of program development and community-based outreach to Nakatomi & Associates. Amy has worked with local and national non-profit organizations, and spent time in Washington, D.C., doing advocacy work and developing the political pipeline and leadership for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders both locally and nationally. 

Amy was born and raised in Los Angeles, and received her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies and minor in Asian American Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles. She currently serves on the Board for Kizuna, National Japanese American Memorial Foundation and Venice-West Los Angeles Chapter of Japanese American Citizens League.