New SGI-USA Young Women’s Leader Announced
The SGI-USA has named Olivia Saito the national young women’s leader.
Arlen Vidal will serve as the SGI-USA young women’s advisor until the end of the year.
Ms. Saito was born into a family that practices Nichiren Buddhism. She was raised in New Orleans, La., where in her senior year, her high school was destroyed during Hurricane Katrina. She still completed her studies and gained entry into Soka University of America, where she graduated in 2010. Ms. Saito, who works in child abuse prevention, currently resides in Los Angeles.