2018 Board of Directors

Milly
President

Milly was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. She is currently employed at A-1 Business Services as an Account Manager. She joined HCJ because she wanted to create positive impact in the community and has been actively involved with HCJ for four years. Her goal this year is to continue the HCJ legacy as we celebrate our 65th anniversary. She hopes to rekindle the relationship with the HCJ Foundation, establish better policies for knowledge transfer, and create a HCJ scholarship for higher education. Her interests include pole dancing for fitness, playing board games, and discovering new restaurants.

Sarah
Chairwoman of the Board

Sarah was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. She is currently employed at Ameriprise Financial as an Operations Manager and Paraplanner for a franchise office. She initially joined HCJ because of networking opportunities but quickly realized that more importantly, her involvement with HCJ allowed her to give back to the community. She has been actively involved with HCJ for 8 years. Her goal this year is to support the 2018 HCJ President and new officers to take HCJ to the next level and continue to encourage the membership to reach their own potentials. Her interests outside of the Jaycees include jogging, Brazilian jiujitsu, badminton, photography, and traveling.

John
Executive Vice President

John was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is currently employed at the City and County of Honolulu in the Department of Community Services as a Planner. He joined HCJ because he believes in public service and working with the community, and has been involved with HCJ for three years. His goal this year is to help implement various projects and support HCJ to the best of his ability. His interests include eating tasty food, eating healthy food, martial arts, movies, anime, Netflix, mentoring, and public service to name a few.

Edmar "Izzy"
Vice President of Individual Development

Izzy was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is currently employed at Department of Labor of Industrial Relations as a Compliance Officer. He joined HCJ because of their strong community and networking support and has been involved with HCJ for more than a year. His goal this year is to focus on increasing HCJ exposure via social media by attracting at least 10 new organic visitors—hopefully prospective HCJ members—to HCJ social media platforms. In addition, he hopes to provide marketable training and education to members. His interests include photography, archery, and Latin dancing.

Suzie
Vice President of Membership

Suzie was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, but grew up a child of nature in the Mojave Desert of Southern California spending much of her time exploring its landscape. She is currently employed at Radford High School as a Marine Science and Physics teacher. She joined HCJ in May of 2017 to be more active in promoting environmental stewardship and culturally important events. As VP of Membership, her goal this year is to host multiple fun and enriching events such as botanical hikes, a relay race, tennis games, a local stream clean up and painting, dance and sushi making nights. Her interests include training for the Honolulu Triathlon and Spartan races, learning bachata and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, hiking, surfing, karaoke and participating in plastic prevention stewardship.


Andrew
Vice President of International Relations

Andrew was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is currently employed at Wesco Distribution as a Project Quotations Engineer. He joined HCJ because he wanted to continue the legacy of his parents and make an impact in his community while working with like-minded individuals. He has been involved with HCJ for 6 months. His goal this year is to strengthen HCJ's relationships with its sister chapters through multimedia communications and hosting a visit here in Hawaii. His interests include watching/playing various sports, hiking, and riding motorcycles.

Christina
Vice President of Community Engagement

Christina was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. She is currently employed at the State of Hawaii as a Payroll Analyst. She joined HCJ because she had returned after living several years in Tacoma, Washington and Fukuoka, Japan, and wanted to be a part of an active community. She has been involved with HCJ for three years. This year, she plans to reach out to other communities to discover their needs and create projects using the JCI methodology. Her interests include traveling, dancing, and playing Clash Royale.

Kenneth
Treasurer

Kenneth was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is currently employed at Apple as a Specialist. He joined HCJ because of a chance encounter with HCJ members at the Splendor of China event and has continually been with the chapter for 8 years. His goal this year is to balance the budget and build on our efforts to strengthen the chapter financially. His interests include photography and exploring new opportunities.

Patrick
Secretary

Patrick was born in Philadelphia and moved to Hawaii when he was 1 year old. He is currently employed at Myers & Stauffer as an auditor for Medicaid facilities. He joined HCJ because he liked the Dragon Boat Festival event and has been involved with HCJ for 10 years. His goal this year is to have lots of fun. His interest include camping, hiking, eating meat, and drinking soda.

Alan
Director

Alan was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is currently employed at Decision Research Corporation as an Application Developer. He joined HCJ because of their involvement in numerous community events, socials, and has been involved with HCJ for 1 year. His goal this year is to engage more users to frequent our website to learn more about HCJ, our upcoming events, signature projects, and monthly NewsDragon newsletters. His interests include reading science fiction and fantasy novels, working out, and discovering new places to eat delicious food.

Kristine
Director

Kristine was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. She is currently employed at Bank of Hawaii's Enterprise Project Management Office as a Project Coordinator. She joined HCJ because she saw value in the maturity level of this organization in organizing community-impact projects and has been involved with HCJ for 7 years. Her goal this year is to assist with the successful implementation of projects through the effective use of Project Management Guides and documenting best practices for future projects. Her interests include maintaining a healthy and positive outlook on life, trying new recipes or restaurants but also taking time for herself with watching old movies on Netflix with her husband and doxie.

Grant
Director

Grant was born and raised in Hilo, Hawaii. He is currently employed at Centerline Solutions as a Project Coordinator. He joined HCJ because he wanted to give back to the community, and is in his first year of involvement with HCJ. His goal this year is to help grow the Healthy Baby Contest. His interests include animals, cooking, and community development.

John
Director

John was born in South Georgia and raised in Warner Robins, Georgia. He is currently serving as a Finance Officer for the 125th Infantry Combat Support Team in the United States Army. He joined the Jaycees in May of 2016 in order to better serve the community he lives in. His goal for HCJ this year is to increase membership through various recruitment activities. His hobbies include running, swimming, cycling, and triathlons. He has ran 21 marathons to date, including one on each of the major Hawaiian Islands and 15 different states, with a goal of completing one in all 50 states.

Scott
Director

Scott was born and raised in Mililani, Hawaii. He currently works as a Human Resources Coordinator at the iconic Halekulani Hotel. He joined HCJ to further broaden his horizons, step out of his comfort zone, and to further connect with his Chinese heritage. Scott has been an active member of HCJ for 3 years (since May 2015). His goal this year is to step further outside of his comfort zone, and that's partially the reason that he joined the BOD this year. His interests include volunteering, airplane spotting, anything Disney, and watching his favorite MLB team, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

Ryan
Director

Ryan was born in Boulder, Colorado and raised on the Windward Side of Oahu. Attorney Ryan practices in areas of construction law, commercial litigation and insurance defense at the law firm of Chee Markham & Feldman. He joined HCJ to get in touch with his Chinese roots and to hopefully find a Chinese bride. He has been an active member of HCJ for 2 years. His goal this year is to provide sound legal advice to the chapter, and help take the HCJ Karaoke Competition Team to the next level. His interests include disco dancing, ufo research, and dim sum.