Movers & Makers

Gene Yong

HHF is proud to announce the promotion of Gene Yong, AICP to Senior Associate. Over Gene’s 30-year planning career, he has built and maintained a wide network of relationships with industry colleagues, institutional clients, and the local planning community in…

Tomoko Naka

HHF Planners is proud to announce the promotion of Tomoko Naka, Landscape Architect, ASLA, LEED Green Associate to Senior Associate. Tomoko has 18 years of design experience. Her exceptional landscape designs and project management ability have helped establish HHF’s reputation…

Jerilyn Hanohano

HHF Planners is proud to announce the promotion of Jerilyn Hanohano, AICP to Senior Associate. Jerilyn has 17 years of planning and design experience and has spent the past 8 years at HHF. Strengthened by her architectural background, she is…

Oliver Gaskell

HHF Planners is proud to announce the promotion of Oliver Gaskell, AICP Candidate to Senior Planner. Oliver Gaskell joined HHF in the fall of 2020 and hit the ground running on Complete Streets projects on O‘ahu and on Maui. He…

Michael Lim

HHF Planners is proud to announce the promotion of Michael Lim to Senior Planner. Michael is an adept planner technician with 12 years of experience supporting a range of projects from master plans and entitlements to environmental review documents, GIS…

Stephanie Tatakoth

HHF Planners is proud to announce the promotion of Stephanie Tatakoth to Senior Associate. Stephanie has 16 years of accounting experience and has served as HHF’s accounting manager for the past 8 years. She leads the company forward with software…

Ryan Sullivan

G70 is proud to announce the promotion of Ryan Sullivan, AIA, LEED AP to Associate Principal. Joining G70 in January 2008, Sullivan previously served as a Senior Design Architect with the firm. Through his 22 years of design experience, Sullivan…

Ken Nukui

G70 is proud to announce the promotion of Ken Nukui, AIA, 1st-Class Registered Architect (Japan), LEED AP to Associate Principal. Nukui has more than 15 years of quality experience in working with commercial, residential, educational, judicial, retail, hospitality, institutional, religious and office…

Sutobin Halim

G70 is proud to announce the promotion of Sutobin Halim, CSI to Associate Principal. Halim serves as a Project Manager and Indonesia Operations Director at G70, garnering more than 30 years of professional experience in the application of computer technology to…

Steven K. Doo

G70 is proud to announce the promotion of Steven Doo, P.E., PMP, ENV SP to Associate Principal. Doo has more than 12 years of experience in civil engineering including planning and design of various projects for state, county, federal and…

Lance Hirai

G70 is proud to announce the promotion of Lance Hirai, AIA to Associate Principal. A registered Architect in the state of Hawai‘i, Hirai has more than 13 years of experience on a broad range of hospitality, commercial, residential, civic, and…

Shigeki Yamane

Veteran hospitality executive Shigeki Yamane was vice president of planning at PRH for the past eight years and worked with former presidents Donn J. Takahashi and Kisan Jo. As vice president, he was highly instrumental in the multi-million dollar renovations…

Melanie Salvador

‘Ōlelo Community Media is pleased to announce the addition of Melanie Salvador as finance and risk management director.   In this role, Ms. Salvador is responsible for all accounting and finance activities. She has over 35 years of experience with…

Amy Ejercito

‘Ōlelo Community Media is pleased to announce the addition of Amy Ejercito as chief administrative officer.   In this position, Ms. Ejercito will oversee all of ‘Ōlelo’s human resources, financial services and fund development. The former in-house labor and employment…

Kali McDonald

UHA Health Insurance continues to strengthen its client servicing with the promotion of Kali McDonald to client services manager.   In this position, Ms. McDonald oversees the Client Services team, which serves as the primary contact for UHA employer groups…

En Young

Young’s diverse career has been dedicated to public service and innovation. Gregory Pai, Board President of Pacific Gateway Center, said “Young’s background prepares him well for a social service organization that continues to grow to better serve the community.”  …

Nikki Fukada

Nikki Fukada is the Contracts & Compliance Manager at Aloha United Way, where she is responsible for managing, reviewing and negotiating contracts while ensuring organizational compliance for the organization. Prior to working with Aloha United Way, Nikki reported to the…

Ian Clagstone

Ian Clagstone, president and co-founder of Standard Commercial, has been named CEO of SC Capital, its new investment arm. In this position, Clagstone will lead the company’s efforts to acquire multifamily apartment buildings, as well as office, retail and industrial…

Del Mochizuki

UHA Health Insurance has promoted Del Mochizuki to director of finance and human resources. She had served as controller since 2016.   Ms. Mochizuki’s elevation is part of a long-planned transition with the Dec. 31 retirement of Emily Santiago, UHA…

Grayce McCullough

Prior to joining Aloha United Way, Grayce has previously served as a Senior Corporate Director of Sales & Marketing for HTH Corporations and Pacific Beach Hotels as well as Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Northwest Lodging.

Greg Young

Experienced financial services executive, Greg Young brings his successful track record of building teams and creating initiatives to improve service and efficiency to HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union (HawaiiUSA), Hawaii’s largest credit union with $2.2 billion in assets and more than…

Robert Fung

As General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Robert Fung provides legal counsel to Hawaii Employers Council’s Board of Governors and the senior management team, as well as the Council’s human resources and labor relations consultants on all Council matters. He also…

Charmaine Viegas

Charmaine Viegas is the Director of Digital Fundraising for Aloha United Way. In her new role, she is responsible for implementing and maintaining AUW’s digital fundraising tools for workplace campaigns and other special events. Charmaine is also the liaison for…

Francis Choe

As Director of External Affairs, Francis Choe will manage all public relations, communications, marketing, government, and external affairs of Hawaii Employers Council including working with the Council team to coordinate compliance, informational, and educational programs for Council members. He will…