Yamamoto Mao, 2016
|Birthdate||September 18, 1996|
|Generation||1st Generation HKT48 Draft Members|
|Associated Acts||HKT48, AKB48, SKE48, NMB48, Nogizaka46, JKT48, SNH48|
- 09.22.2013 - Joined HKT48 as a draft member
- 02.24.2014 - Promoted to Team H (AKB48 Group Dai Sokaku Matsuri)
AKB48 Senbatsu Elections
- 6th Senbatsu Election - Not Ranked
- 7th Senbatsu Election - Not Ranked
- 8th Senbatsu Election - Not Ranked
- Team H 2nd Stage
- Ame no Doubutsuen (Under)
- Cinderella wa Damasarenai
- Her audition number was 85.
- Her hobbies are sleeping and watching TV.
- Considers her special skill to be making funny faces.
- Aspires to be like fellow Team H member Sashihara Rino.
- She was selected to be in the senbatsu of Hikaeme I love you!, which marked the first time a draft member was chosen for the A-side of a single.
- She was the only member chosen for HKT48 at the draft.
- Debuted on September 22, at the AKB48 Group Draft Kaigi 2013.
- First draft member to debut with the group she was drafted for.
- Has been playing golf since she was 11 years old, and still participates in tournaments.
- Best friends with Kurihara Sae.
- Is an airhead.
- Has a dog called Apollo.
- Has a good relationship with fellow draft member Goudo Saki.
- HKT's 3rd Generation members see her as one of their own, since she has been training alongside them after being selected in the draft .
- Is good friends with Kurihara Sae and Yamashita Emiri, known as "MaoSaEmiri".
|Members||Akiyoshi Yuka | Anai Chihiro (Captain) | Inoue Yuriya | Ui Mashiro | Ueno Haruka | Umemoto Izumi | Okamoto Naoko | Kojina Yui | Kodama Haruka | Komada Hiroka | Sakaguchi Riko | Sashihara Rino | Tashima Meru | Tanaka Natsumi | Tanaka Miku | Matsuoka Natsumi (Co-Captain) | Yabuki Nako | Yamada Marina | Yamamoto Mao | Wakatabe Haruka|
|Stages||H1 | Waiting Stage|