Keiko Ono is a recent graduate of the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Politics and Development Studies. Of Papua New Guinean-Japanese decent, Ono has a strong interest in development and diplomacy in the Asia-Pacific region. She also cares passionately about the future of SOAS where she currently works as the elected Co-President of SOAS Students Union. In this capacity, Ono plays a central management and oversight role in over 190 student-led activities.