2013-2014 UHAA Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for the University of Hawaii Alumni Association needs to fill 1 year and 3 year director terms starting July 1, 2014.

If you are interested in serving on the UHAA Board, please contact Alvin Katahara, Executive Director by April 30, 2014.

OFFICERS

Patrick Oki '92

President
Patrick Oki BBA ’92 
Managing Partner
PKF Pacific Hawaii

Ken Urakami BA '83

First Vice President
Ken Hayashida BS ’83
President KAI Hawaii

Bernadette Baraquio-Hamada AA '94, BA '96

Second Vice President
Bernadette Baraquio Hamada AA ’94, BA ’96
TV Producer / Programmer
Just a Girl Productions

 

Jill Hasegawa JD '04

Treasurer
Jill Hasegawa JD ’04
Attorney
Ashford & Wriston

Doug Inouye BA '85, MBA '03

Immediate Past President
Douglas Inouye BA ’85, MBA ’03
Corporate Counsel
The Queen’s Health Systems

 

 


 

DIRECTORS

 




Thomas Apple, PhD
Chancellor
University of Hawai'i at Mānoa



Rockne Freitas PhD '83, '95
Chancellor
University of Hawai'i West O'ahu

Karl Fujii '90

Karl Fujii BBA ’90
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Hawaiian Building Maintenance

William Haning, III MD ’75

William Haning III, MD ’75
Director, Graduate Affairs
UH Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine

Barbara Heckathorn BA '80, MA '82

Barbara Heckathorn BA ’80, MA ’82
Director of Corporate Communications
Hawaiian Electric Company


Amy Hennessey BA '96

Amy Hennessey BA ’96
Director of Communications
Ulupono Initiative 




Mitchell Ka'aiali'i BA '92, MBA '97

Mitchell Ka‘aiali‘i BA ’92, MBA ’97
Vice President and 
Area Manager
Mililani Branch 
First Hawaiian Bank

Wesley Kimura BBA '82

Wesley Kimura BBA ’82
Vice President
Senior Division Manager
Servco Pacific




Ian Kitajima BBA '89
Marketing Director
Oceanit





Diane Kodama BS '91

Diane Kodama BS ’91
Senior Project Engineer
AECOM Pacific



John Komeji BEd '75
Sr. Vice President/General Counsel
Hawaiian Telcom


David Matlin MBA '97

David Matlin MBA ’97
Executive Director
Sheraton Hawaii Bowl/Diamond Head Classic


Derek Mukai BS '89

Derek Mukai BS ’89
Principal Engineer
Community Planning and Engineering

Thelma Nip BA '50, PDUH '61

Thelma Nip BA ’50, PDUH ’61
Retired Educator and School Principal

Calvin Nomiyama MEd '80

Calvin Nomiyama AA ’74, BEd ’76, MEd ’80
Acting Complex Area Superintendent 
Hawaii State Department of Education



Lillian Rodolfich BBA '87, MBA '05
Finance Manager
The Queen Lili'uokalani Trust

Mary Ann Sacharski

MaryAnn Sacharski
General Manager, Media Sales
Oceanic Time Warner Cable




Donald Straney, PhD
Chancellor
University of Hawai'i at Hilo






Dana-Ann Takushi BBA '91

Dana Takushi BBA ’91
Executive Vice President and Manager
Hawaii Commercial Banking Division
Bank of Hawaii

Sharene Urakami BA '93

Sharene Urakami BA ’93
Area Retail Sales Manager
AT&T


 

Tetsuji Yamazaki MPS '96

Tetsuji Yamazaki MPS ’96
General Manager
Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa







Paul Yokota BBA '79

Paul Yokota BBA ’79
President
FCH Enterprises







Thomas Young BS '79
Executive Vice President
Hawai'i Gas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EX-OFFICIO DIRECTORS

 

Alvin Katahara BBA '79

Alvin Katahara BBA ’79
UHAA Executive Director
Associate Vice President for Alumni Relations
University of Hawai‘i Foundation 

Arnold Kishi BA '71, MBA '81

Arnold Kishi BA ’71, MBA ’81
UHAA Assistant Secretary
Project Manager
Department of Accounting and General Sciences

 

Randy Lu BBA '94

Randy Lu BBA ’94
UHAA Assistant Treasurer
First Vice President
Commercial Banking
American Savings Bank




 

Ben Jay
Director of Athletics
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa



David Lassner PhD '98
Interim President
University of Hawai'i System

John McNamara

John McNamara
Associate Athletics Director
External Affairs
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

Donna Vuchinich

Donna Vuchinich
President
University of Hawai‘i Foundation

Janet Yoshida Bullard BFA '82

Janet Yoshida Bullard BFA ’82
Vice President for Marketing and Communications – Alumni and Donor Relations
University of Hawai‘i Foundation