Pageant queen most well known for representing her home nation in the 2006 Miss Universe pageant. She was awarded 1st Runner-up and won Best National Costume.
She was studying educational philosophy at Sophia University while competing in the Miss Universe pageant.
Following her pageant career, she began working as a brand spokesperson and reporter for a leading fashion magazine in Japan.
She was born in Naha, Japan to Yukari and Shigeru Chibana.
She became the runner up to Miss Universe Puerto Rico Zuleyka Rivera in the 2006 Miss Universe pageant.