Sayaka Ōhara (大原 さやか Ōhara Sayaka), born December 6, 1975 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, is the Japanese voice actor of Kimura's wife in the Azumanga Daioh anime. She is affiliated with Tokyo Actor's Consumer's Cooperative Society, and a graduate of Aoyama Gakuin University's Department of Literature. Ōhara's nickname is Saaya, saya-saya (さぁや、さやさや). She got married on her 34th birthday, to an actor one year her senior. She likes Japanese tea ceremonies and playing the cello. She is very good at English, having a Pre-1st grade in STEP Test in Practical English Proficiency and 2nd grade in Certified Kimono Instructor. She has a younger brother, Takashi Ōhara, also a voice actor. She has strong performance skill in voicing many types of characters, with a specialty in the gentle and mature sister characters. She also donated the complete receiving to the charity Make A Wish of Japan. Other anime she has worked on include InuYasha, Kaleido Star, Shaman King, School Rumble, Bleach, Emma: A Victorian Romance, Tsubasa: RESERVoir CHRoNiCLE, Sgt. Frog, Detective Conan, xxxHolic, Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai, Shugo Chara!, Doraemon, Fairy Tail and many games. Her blood type is B.