Hawaiʻi Statewide Science & Technology Committee

Chairs

Dr. David Lassner
President, University of Hawaiʻi System

Mr. Shan Tsutsui
Lieutenant Governor, State of Hawaiʻi

Members

Dr. Michael Bruno
Vice-Chancellor for Research, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

Mr. Roy Hardy
Acting Deputy Director of Commission on Water Resource Management,
Dept. of Land & Natural Resources (DLNS)

Mr. Nelson Kanemoto
CEO & President, Referentia Systems, Inc.

Ms. Karen Lee
Associate VP & Exec. Director, Hawaiʻi P-20 Patrnerships for Education

Ms. Kathryn Matayoshi
Superintendent, Hawaiʻi State Dept. of Education (DOE)

Mr. Luis P. Salaveria
Director, Dept. of Business, Economic Development & Tourism (DBEDT)

Dr. Donald Straney
Vice President for Academic Planning and Policy, University of Hawaiʻi System

Dr. Vassilis Syrmos
Vice President for Research & Innovation, University of Hawaiʻi System

Mr. Richard Wacker
President and CEO, American Savings Bank

Ms. Leslie Wilkins
Vice President, Maui Economic Development Board

Dr. Hank Wuh
CEO, SKAI Ventures

Ms. Susan Yamada
Executive Director, Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE)

Ex-Officio Members

Dr. Gwen Jacobs
Director of Cyberinfrastructure and Project Director of NSF Hawaiʻi EPSCoR,
University of Hawaiʻi System

Mr. Kevin Kelly
Managing Director, Hawaiʻi EPSCoR Program,
University of Hawaiʻi System

Dr. Matt Platz
Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo

Dr. Helen Turner
Dean of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Chaminade University of Honolulu