Cat station master of Kishi train station

Tama is a cat who works as the officially appointed station master and chief operating officer of Kishi Station on the Kishigawa Line in Kinokawa, Wakayama, Japan

In 2007, railway officials officially named Tama as the new station master.

As station master, her primary duty is to greet passengers. The position comes with a station master's hat; in lieu of a salary, the railway provides Tama with lodgings.