Block 1 | Block 2 | Block 3 | Block 4 | Block 5 | Block 6 | Block 7 | Block 8 | Block 9 | Block 10 | Block 11
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Block 6 Representative
Hyogo | Kyoto | Shiga
Block 6 includes Hyogo, Kyoto, and Shiga.
Chelanna is an ALT and Prefectural Advisor in Kyoto, where she lives with her husband and goldfish. She accidentally ended up minoring in Japanese language and culture, and, despite this, still kinda sucks at Japanese. When she isn't working at the BOE office, she is either visiting one of Kyoto's many temples and shrines, or knitting. She collects rubber stamps and all manner of stationery that will probably never get used, and things with Hello Kitty on them.
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Block 8 Representative
Ehime | Kagawa | Kochi | Tokushima
Block 8 includes Kagawa, Tokushima, Ehime, and Kochi, represented by Jordan Rocke. Jordan is an ALT in Ehime Prefecture, based in Hojo, but working across schools in Matsuyama and Imabari. He was a history teacher in Canberra prior to becoming an ALT, with a focus on modern Latin American history. Jordan loves exploring rural Ehime, but also basically is glued to his Switch most of the time. He is one of the Ehime PAs, and also edits the Ehime AJET blog, The Mikan (which everyone should definitely read).
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Block 11 Representative
Kagoshima | Kumamoto | Miyazaki | Okinawa
Block 11 includes Kumamoto, Miyazaki, Kagoshima, and Okinawa.
Mensore! Erik is an ALT in Okinawa Prefecture and is this years's Block 11 Representative. I am originally from Anchorage, Alaska (opposite weather!) and studied International Studies and Japanese in college. I also worked for the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs before joining the JET Program. I enjoy traveling, food, and beaches. Thanks!
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