Currently active as the North American Senior Art Director of L’Oréal, Akemi is contributing to the progress and future of hair styling, and is an inspirational presence, bringing both expertise and enthusiasm to the group as a whole. She is always moving forward, and while she is an innovator within the industry, she also has established a high level of educational standards through activities such as giving demonstrations and training, and developing education systems and terminology.
“Scissors are what carry out my dreams + ideas. Could not imagine life with out.”