Mana Ejima is from Kanagawa, Japan, and grew up internationally in countries such as Sri Lanka and India. Mana earned her Bachelor of International Liberal Studies from Waseda University and a Master of Teaching from the University of Toronto. She also holds a TEFL certificate. Mana is committed to creating a safe space for learners in which they can explore, develop, and express their unique thoughts and ideas. She enjoys dancing, stand-up paddling, and going for walks in her free time.