Board of Directors | YMCA of Honolulu | Honolulu, Hawai‘i |

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Leadership & Staff

Board of Directors

The YMCA functions as a partnership between volunteers and staff. Volunteers on boards and committees determine major programs, priorities, and policies. Staff and program volunteers carry out those programs, priorities, and policies under the leadership of the President and CEO.

More than 300 volunteers serve on the Association Board of Directors and the Branch Boards of Managers. The members of the Board of Directors are:

Board Officers

Andrew Rosen, Chair
President & CEO, Hawaii State Credit Union

Steven C. Ai, Vice Chair
President & CEO, City Mill Co., Ltd.

P. Roy Catalani, Vice Chair
Principal, Catalani Consulting Services
Linda A. Gee, Secretary
Founding Partner, Standard Commercial, LLC

Joan Fujita, Treasurer
Tax Managing Director, Accuity LLP

Board Members

Paula Akana
Iolani Palace, President & CEO

Jay Ana
Young Brothers, President

Ben Ancheta
Inkinen Executive Search, President

Tammi Bongoll
Kaiser Permanente, Area Vice President of Sales & Account Management

Mark Bratton
Colliers International, Senior Vice President, Honolulu

Dr. Paul Carry
Community Volunteer

Colton Ching
Hawaiian Electric Company, Sr. Vice President, Planning & Technology

Craig Chong
Fresh Leadership, President

Carl Choy
CKW Financial Group, Principal

Dr. Michael Chun
Kamehameha Schools, Retired President

Adelia Chung
Spectrum Wealth Management, LLC, Owner

Daniel Cody
MW Group, Ltd., Chief Investment Officer

Wayne Hamano
Community Volunteer

Jeffrey Harris
Torkildson Katz Hetherington Harris & Knorek, Director & Vice Pesident

Ryan Lee
RCM Advisory, Founder & Managing Partner
Arnold Martines
Central Pacific Bank, President & COO

Kurt Murao
Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc., EVP, General Counsel, Chief Administrtive Officer & Corporate Secretary

Kurt Murata
First Hawaiian Bank, VP & Commercial Banking Officer

Sanford Murata
Sanford Murata, Inc., President

Emily Oshima Lee
HMSA, Vice President, Corporate Strategy

Ku`uhaku Park
Matson, Vice President, Government & Community Relations

Stacy Philippou
Healani Land Company, President & CEO

Frederick Rohlfing
Case Lombardi & Pettit, Attorney

Keith Sakamoto
Community Volunteer

Bobby Senaha
Blackletter Group, Founder and CEO

Lance Wilhelm
The Wilhelm Group, President

Reuben Wong
Law Offices of Reuben S.F. Wong, Attorney

Jim Yates
Par Pacific Holdings, Inc., Senior Vice President

Branch and Y's Men Representatives

Ben Dookchitra (Atherton)
Chief Investment Officer, Avalon Group

Roy Arakaki (Camp Erdman)
Community Volunteer

C. Michael Street (Central)
Engineering Director, Aqua Engineers

Michael Lau (Kaimuki)
Partner, Morihara Lau & Fong

Gary Yoshida (Kalihi)
Development Officer, East-West Center
Reid Fukumoto (Leeward)
ACW Group, LLC.

Kathy Ishimoto (Mililani)
Optometrist, Eyecare Associates

Sarah Kalicki-Nakamura (Nu
Think LLC

Dr. Paul J. Carry (Windward)
Community Volunteer

Melody Kaaihue-Yoshida (District Governor Y's Men's)

*Current as of March 1, 2023