Association of the Alumni & Friends of UH Hilo

The Alumni and Friends Association is the mechanism through which the University of Hawaii at Hilo can communicate with and serve alumni, and the alumni can communicate with and serve the university.


To serve and support the needs of our alumni and the University through leadership, communication, involvement and investment.


To be a dynamic organization recognized as a valuable resource that champions a passion for lifelong engagement between our alumni and the University.

Board of Directors

  • Brooks Bancroft (’99), President
  • Sandra Tokuuke (’71), Vice President
  • Michelle Araki (’97), Treasurer
  • Jennifer Zelko-Schlueter (’00), Immediate Past President

Board Members

  • Adams Agtarap ('95)
  • Lee Barnette-Dombroski
  • Kapena Lum (’02)
  • Audrey Takamine ('02)
  • Dale Tokuuke (’73)
  • Carol VanCamp
  • Sonia Juvik
  • Dawn Ward ('02)
  • Kimberly Pua ('03)

Yu Yok Pearring (’85)

Honorary Member
Shinae Hirano

University of Hawai‘i Alumni