Caitlin Adkins is the program associate for the SSRC Abe Fellowship Program Tokyo Office. Prior to joining the Council in 2017, she worked in a Japanese advertising and marketing firm in global outreach and media management. Caitlin completed an M.A. with the University of Michigan’s Center for Japanese Studies, and has interned with Kyodo News and the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan. She holds a B.A. in Japanese Studies from University of Findlay and is an alumnus of the Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies in Yokohama.