ABOUT US

Ka ‘Ohana Leadership

Members of the ‘Ohana Leadership Team participate in a workshop about the history of the movement to save Hale Mohalu.
Photo: ©DeGray Vanderbilt

2022 Ka ‘Ohana O Kalaupapa Board of Directors

 

Charmaine Woodward, President

Pauline Ahulau Chow, Vice President

DeGray Vanderbilt, Secretary

Gloria Marks, Director

Sister Davilyn Ah Chick, Director

Debbie Collard, Director

Kehaulani Lum, Director

Valerie Monson, Director

Monica Lee Loy Morris, Director

Lorna Catalani, Director

 

In Memory of our Great Visionaries

Bernard K. Punikai‘a

Founder & Chairman of the Board

Kuulei Bell

President, 2004-2009

Clarence "Boogie" Kahilihiwa,

President, 2009-2021

 

 

Previous Members

of the 'Ohana Board of Directors

 

Kalaupapa residents

 

Winifred Harada (2004-2007)

Nellie McCarthy (2007)

Makia Malo (2004-2012)

 

Family Members & Friends

 

Patrick Boland (2004-2013)

Glenn Harada (2004-2014)

Kalei Dagulo (2018-2020)

Mark Ellis (2010-2017)

Senator J. Kalani English (2004-2010)

Ka`iulani Hess (2004-2017)

Sol Kaho`ohalahala (2004-2015)

Sister Alicia Damien Lau (2004-2014)

Colette Machado (2004-2017)

Aulani Shiu (2015-2018)

Patria Weston Lee (2018-2020)

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Kalaupapa residents and Ka 'Ohana O Kalaupapa Board Members Clarence "Boogie" Kahilihiwa, Pauline Chow and Gloria Marks at a Strategic Planning workshop of the 'Ohana Board in 2018. Photo: ©DeGray Vanderbilt

Working Committees of Ka ‘Ohana O Kalaupapa

The Kalaupapa Memorial Committee

 

Jason Umemoto, Facilitator; Monica Bacon, Hitoshi Hida, Ka`iulani Hess, Lopaka Ho`opi`i, Kahu Kaleo Patterson, Kehaulani Lum, Kawika McKeague, Anwei Law, Henry Law, Pi`olani Motta, Don Stastny, Jim Stone, DeGray Vanderbilt

 

Governance Committee

 

Sister Davilyn Ah Chick, Patrick Boland, Glenn Harada, Wally Inglis, Tom Pierce, Attorney

 

Kalaupapa Docents

 

Napua Akamu, Lorna Catalani, Haunani Hess, Lopaka Ho`opi`I, Marci Lyons, Kehaulani Lum, DeGray Vanderbilt

 

Leadership Team

 

Pua Akamu, Anne Apo, Monica Bacon, Colin Brede, Lehua Carvalho, Lorna Catalani, Momilani Cheeks, Ka`iulani Hess, Colette Higgins, Wally Inglis, Noelani Kauahikaua, Kalapana Kollars, Marci Lyons, Kehaulani Lum, Maco Waialeale, Mapuana Yuen…and the Board of Directors of

Ka ‘Ohana O Kalaupapa

Our Consultants

 

Kawika McKeague, Jim Stone, Cody Winchester, architects & planners, G70

Guy Nakashima, fundraising consultant, Grant Works Hawai‘i

Tessa Munekiyo Ng, planning and compliance specialist, Munekiyo & Hiraga

Tom Pierce, Attorney-at-Law

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Kalaupapa resident Winnie Harada shares her mana‘o at the inaugural workshop of Ka ‘Ohana O Kalaupapa. Mrs. Harada was later elected as first Vice President of Ka ‘Ohana.

Photo: ©Wayne Levin