BA Art History, BA Conceptual Jewelry Art and GIA Graduate Gemologist
Riya’s corporate career began while working as a specialist for the Jewelry Department at Christie’s Auction House in New York. More recently, she wore the hat of ‘Head of Talent’ for two Tokyo market research firms and in Sydney she co-ran a public school organic farm initiative. Originally a native of the Big Apple, Riya has lived in New York, Tokyo and Sydney, but likes to think of herself as a “Have Bag Will Travel with Yoga Mat” citizen of the world. Riya speaks English and Japanese.
At TIS since 2018
Tokyo International School is a non profit school, which is accredited by the Council of International Schools and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
We are a fully authorized, International Baccalaureate World School, catering for students from Kindergarten 1 (four years old) to Grade 8 (fourteen years old).