Jordyn Keiko Adachi Named 2017 Nisei Week Queen


On August 19, at the Aratani Theatre in Little Tokyo, Jordyn Keiko Adachi was crowned the 2017 Nisei Week Queen with nearly 700 in attendance. Yurika Kristy Yoneda was named 1st Princess, and Kelly Akiko Sera was chosen Miss Tomodachi by the other candidates. Adachi, 23, is a graduate of California Lutheran University with a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences. She plans to attend graduate school to become a physical therapist and work with patients who have suffered from neurological issues or mental disabilities. Adachi currently works as a physical therapy aide. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, working out in the gym, and golfing. She will support the Breast Cancer Research Foundation as her platform for the year.

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