CREATOR PROFILE

Umeko Motoyoshi

Umeko is an award-winning coffee writer and educator. A licensed Q-Grader with fourteen years of experience, they founded the coffee sustainability platform @wastingcoffee and authored the book Not Wasting Coffee. Umeko is also the founder of Umeshiso.com, an online coffee supply shop specializing in rainbow cupping spoons. Umeko’s mission is to make coffee accessible, empowering, and welcoming for people of all backgrounds and identities.