Board of Regents | Executive Management | Chancellors

 

Board of Regents

The governing body of the University of Hawaiʻi System is composed of 15 regents, nominated by the Regents Candidate Advisory Council, appointed by the governor and confirmed by the legislature. They serve for staggered terms, without compensation.

Jan Naoe Sullivan Portrait

Jan Naoe Sullivan
Chair
Honolulu County
Term ends 2021

Randolph Moore Portrait

Randolph G. Moore
Vice Chair
At-Large Seat
Term ends 2018

Benjamin Asa Kudo Portrait

Benjamin Asa Kudo
Vice Chair
At-Large Seat
Term ends 2017

Simeon Acoba Portrait

Simeon Acoba
Honolulu County
Term ends 2017

David Iha Portrait

David Iha
Kauaʻi County
Term ends 2017

Eugene Bal III Portrait

Eugene Bal III
Maui County
Term ends 2018

Brandon Marc Higa Portrait

Brandon Marc Higa
Student Regent
Term ends 2018

Jeffrey Portnoy Portrait

Jeffrey Portnoy
Honolulu County
Term ends 2019

Lee Putnam Portrait

Lee Putnam
Honolulu County
Term ends 2019

Stanford Yuen Portrait

Stanford Yuen
Honolulu County
Term ends 2019

Michael McEnerney Portrait

Michael McEnerney
Honolulu County
Term ends 2020

Ernest Wilson Potrait

Ernest Wilson
Maui County
Term ends 2020

Wayne Higaki Portrait

Wayne Higaki
Hawai‘i County
Term ends 2021

Michelle Tagorda Portrait

Michelle Tagorda
Honolulu County
Term ends 2021

President and Senior Management

The senior management for the UH System is headed by the university president.

David Lassner Portrait

David Lassner
President and Interim UH Mānoa Chancellor

Risa Dickson Portrait

Risa E. Dickson
VP for Academic Planning and Policy

Jan Gouveia Portrait

Jan Gouveia
VP for Administration

Kalbert Young Portrait

Kalbert Young
VP for Budget and
Finance/CFO

John Morton Portrait

John Morton
VP for Community Colleges

Garret Yoshimi Portrait

Garret Yoshimi
VP for Information Technology/CIO

Carrie Okinaga Portrait

Carrie K. S. Okinaga
VP for Legal Affairs/University
General Counsel

Vassilis L. Syrmos

Vassilis L. Syrmos
VP for Research and Innovation

Chancellors

Chief executives of the UH System’s three university and seven community college campuses.

Advisor

Special Advisor to the President on Hawaiian Affairs

Last modified: November 28, 2016