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SAF Student Liaison Officers

As part of our comprehensive support services, SAF maintains multilingual Student Liaison Officers (SLOs) to assist students in adjusting to their new environment by organizing cultural activities and offering emergency support.


Odette Tuitama, Australia and New Zealand 
Odette Tuitama-Roberts began working as an SLO for SAF in 2008. Odette is fluent in Japanese and has taught English in Japan. Odette currently works as a Marketing Manager at Bond University. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Avondale College and her master’s degrees from Deakin University and the University of Western Sydney. Skype: ​cyberodette Tel: +61-419757261  

Crystal Huang, China
Tel: +86-15002166793 

Emilie Pommier, France 
Emilie Pommier began her work as an SLO in 2009.  Emilie teaches French at Centre International d’Etudes Françaises (CIDEF) in Angers.  Emilie taught French at St. Thomas University in Japan for five years.  She is fluent in French, Japanese and English. Tel: +33-0660521106

Dennis Yim, Germany
Dennis lives in Leipzig, where he helps foreign students learn German language and culture as an employee of InterDaF. Dennis is fluent in German, Japanese and English. WeChat and Line ID: yamuwoenaine Skype: yamuwoenaine@gmail.com Tel: +49- 15759038695


Angela Lee, Korea
Angela earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Social Studies Education from Dong-A University and has previously worked in the United Kingdom and Australia. She is a program coordinator at the SAF Korea office. Tel: +82-027352300

Mayumi Tsunokake, Spain 
Mayumi joined SAF in 2014. She studied Spanish at Kyoto Sangyo University and further studied Spanish at University of Leon. Currently Mayumi is a Japanese language instructor at the University of Leon Language Center.  Tel: +34-625086599

Sally Herd, United Kingdom & Ireland 
Sally began working as an SLO in 2010. Sally graduated from McGill University with a minor in Japanese and participated in the JET program in Kagoshima prefecture before moving to the UK to pursue her master’s degree. Sally is fluent in English and Japanese. Tel: +44-07807412555  

Last Updated: 1/9/19