Aki is a 3rd year Mechanical Engineering student who is a manager of the CU Ski Bus. When he moved to Colorado from Japan in 1st grade, he immediately fell in love with skiing and went up often every year. He spends most weekends during the winter going up to his favorite resorts to shred with his friends. Aki also enjoys talking about skiing and sharing his passion for skiing, especially to new people interested in getting into skiing. He enjoys spreading his passion for skiing to those around him which makes him a valuable employee for the ski bus team.