Hiroko lives in Hiroshima/Japan. She taught at a public high school for 15 years before taking a teacher training at the Alexander Alliance Japan in 2007. She quit her job and attended classes at the Alexander Alliance Southwest in New Mexico and at the Alexander Alliance Germany. In 2009, she was approved as a teacher by Alexander Technique International. She loves horse back riding, playing with her pet(a Rainbow Lorikeet) and teaching Alexander Technique.