Minatsu "Mitz" Toguchi Associate / Sr. Interior Designer | IIDA

5 things you need to know about me ...and 5 things you don't

1. Konnichiwa 

Attended Taipei American School in Taiwan and speaks fluent Japanese

2. The Sky's the Limit 

From Ala Moana Center and high-end custom residential to hospitality and medical, she has done a variety of award-winning projects. 

3. Leading the Way

Became an Associate in 2015 and has been with PVA since 2005. 

4. Dream in Color

Her favorite way to brighten a space is by adding a pop of color. Color can dramatically change the mood.

5. Top Spot

Her favorite project is the Ko'a Kea Hotel & Resort on Kauai because if its dramatic transformation from the Poipu Beach Hotel.



1. Got Passport?

She loves traveling. She has been to Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Fiji, Australia, Italy, France, England, and Egypt to name a few. 

2. Exotic Foodie

My favorite food is sushi but I also like some exotic food such as chicken feet, pork feet, beef tongue, beef tripe, etc...

3. Keep Calm and Put the Kettle On

She loves green tea!

4. Relax and Unwind

Onsen (hot spring) are one of her favorite places to go. 

5. In a League of Her Own

She played baseball in elementary school and softball in high school. She was a scuba diver in college and now likes surfing.