Connecting the foreign community in Okinawa

Contact Us

Use the form on this page to contact Okinawa Heartbeat. Get in touch using this form, email us at the address below or send us a message on Facebook.


Mailing Address

Ihei 2-2-19
Emi Full Terrace 202

Phone and Email

Direct: 098-960-5982
Mobile: 080-6483-7490 (Paul Grieve direct)

Main Contributors

Paul Sean Grieve

Hailing from Toronto, Canada, Paul has lived in Okinawa for more than a decade. He founded Okinawa Heartbeat to help make in-depth knowledge about the island chain more accessible. He owns and runs PSG Media.

Aki Shimabukuro

A mother of three beautiful girls, Aki was born in Okinawa but raised in Hawaii. She has studied Okinawan history and is thrilled to bring her knowledge and talents to Okinawa Heartbeat.

Misaki Saito

Born in Kyoto, Misaki has travelled all over Japan. She joined Okinawa Heartbeat to share her passion for teaching the Japanese language.

Other Contributors

Shawn Miller

Shawn is a National Geographic photographer and nature enthsiast. He publishes the blog Okinawa Nature Photography.

John Davis

John Davis is best known as The Cheese Guy in Okinawa.