Board of Directors 2017-2018

HICC is governed by a Board of Directors, which makes policy decisions, formulates budget and approves spending. The directors are elected for two-year terms and are limited to three consecutive terms (some exceptions apply.)

Officers

President
William “Bill” Walter
W.H. Shipman, Ltd.

President-Elect
Gordon Takaki
Individual Member

Vice President
Rhea Lee-Moku
Hawai‘i Electric Light Company

Treasurer
Haidee Abe
First Hawaiian Bank

Immediate Past President
Michael Kaleikini
Puna Geothermal Venture

Directors whose terms expire June 2018.

David Bock
Hawai‘i Tribune-Herald

Russell Chin
Matson Navigation Company

John Cross
Individual Member

Jackie De Luz Watanabe
Big Island Toyota

Margaret “Peggy” Farias
W.H. Shipman, Ltd.

Holly Ka‘akimaka
Hilo Medical Center

Ka‘iu Kimura
‘Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawai‘i

Kimberly Pua
Wesley R. Segawa & Associates

Dough Simons
Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope

Loren Tsugawa
Isemoto Contracting Co., Ltd.

Misti Tyrin
Coldwell Banker Day-Lum Properties

Directors whose terms expire June 2019.

Lincoln Ashida
Torkildson, Katz, Moore, Hetherington & Harris

Nathan Colgrove
Taketa, Iwata, Hara & Associates

Jason Fujimoto
HPM Building Supply

Marissa Harman
Kamehameha Schools

Amy Honda
Bank of Hawai‘i

Jenna Long
Pacific Biodiesel

Joseph Marsh
Business Insurance Services

Stephanie Nagata
University of Hawai‘i at Hilo

Lynn Nuniez
CU Hawaii Federal Credit Union

Jonathan Payao
HouseMart

Toby Taniguchi
KTA Super Stores