Staff at Anime USA

Current Open Positions

If you are interested in any positions listed below, please emailĀ

Sakura Matsuri Manager

The Sakura Matsuri Manager is a board-appointed position to oversee and coordinate all aspects of the AUSA appearance at the annual Sakura Matsuri festival. Traditionally, this has included an “Akiba Cafe,” a small, limited version of our My Cup of Tea Maid Cafe; a cosplay costume contest and quiz show; and a booth to engage and distribute marketing materials.

Responsibilities include:

  • Coordination with JASW and event coordinators of the Sakura Matsuri festival to assure space, time, and logistics for all AUSA engagements at the festival
  • Creation and implementation of budget to cover all AUSA engagements at the festival
  • At-festival management of space and AUSA staff (~20 in total)
  • Creation of post-event report due to the Board of Directors

Interested parties should submit their application to Daniel Wheatley at Please include your name, contact information, your current position with Anime USA, and a brief statement of why you’re interested. Any questions can also be directed to Thank you!