2019 Board of directors


Benjamin Ancheta Jr.
Inkinen & Associates

Vice Chair

Creighton K.K. Liu
Director of Strategic Planning
Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc.


President & CEO

Tori Abe Carapelho
Hospice Hawaii


Signe Godfrey
S & R Personnel Services


Rick Keene
Office of the Managing Director
City and County of Honolulu

Immediate Past Chair

Brigitte McKale, DNP, FACHE
VP Patient Services, CNE
Pali Momi Medical Center

Jim Alberts
Senior Vice President, Customer Services
Hawaiian Electric

Colleen Ching
Local Sales Manager
Hawaii News Now

Boki Chung, DDS
Nalu Dental LLC

John Nitao, CPA
Vice President & General Counsel
The Queen’s Health System

Karlee Palms, LCSW
Manager of Social Work
Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children

Kevin T. Sakamoto
Senior Executive VP
Bank of Hawaii – Consumer Banking Segment

Bennett Wo
Owner/Executive Team
C.S. Wo & Sons

Senior Management

Tori Abe Carapelho – President & CEO
Tammi Barboza – Director of Human Resources
Linda Fong – Director of Counseling Services
Craig Furuya – Director of Clinical Administration
Emma Grote – Medical Director
Wennie Tomita – Director of Finance