Kathy Nishimura | Manager, International Programs

Born and raised in Southern California, Kathy enjoys sharing a destination that means so much to her with the world. She graduated with honors from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, with a degree in tourism management and event planning; in years since she has received both California Travel Association’s Emerging Leaders 30 and Under Award and Destinations International’s 30 Under 30 Award. As part of the tourism department, she promotes Anaheim as a leisure travel destination by developing tools, resources, and partnerships geared toward international visitors and travel trade professionals. In her spare time, she enjoys visiting the Disneyland Resort and fostering creativity through DIY projects, watercolor painting and playing the ukulele.