Board of Directors

Current Board of Directors
Douglas Dykstra, Chair
O‘ahu, Chancellor, Windward Community College

*Philip Bossert, Vice Chair
O‘ahu, Director of Programs, Hawai‘i Association of Independent Schools

Noelle M.K.Y. Kahanu, Secretary-Treasurer
O‘ahu, Assistant Specialist in Public Humanities and Native Hawaiian Programs, Department of American Studies at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

*Helen Cox
Kaua‘i, Chancellor, Kaua‘i Community College

Lisa DeLong
O‘ahu, Principal, Kailua Intermediate School

Paul Field
Hawai‘i, Retired History Professor, Windward Community College


Malia Van Heukelem
O‘ahu, Preservation Management Specialist, Hamilton Library Preservation Department at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

Kerri A. Inglis
Hawai‘i, Chair and Associate Professor of Hawaiian and Pacific Islands History, University of Hawai‘i at Hilo

Herb Lee, Jr.
O‘ahu, Executive Director, Pacific American Foundation

Kirsten Møllegaard
Hawai‘i, Associate Professor of English, University of Hawai‘i at Hilo

Tessa Munekiyo Ng
O‘ahu, Manager, Munekiyo & Hiraga, Inc.

Scott Robertson

O‘ahu, Associate Professor, Information & Computer Sciences at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

Manoj Samaranayake
O‘ahu, Senior Tax Manager, Deloitte Tax LLP, CPA

Lois Leinani Whitney
Maui, Communications Specialist, Office of Mayor Alan Arakawa

Mitch Yamasaki
O‘ahu, Professor of History, Chaminade University of Honolulu

Susan Yim
O‘ahu, Managing Editor, HIKI NŌ

Marlene A. Zeug
O‘ahu, Office of Superintendent Special Projects Leader, Hawai‘i State Department of Education

*Governor’s Appointee