Campus Contacts

Click on the titles below to expand contact lists. The bottom of the list shows when it was last updated.

Senior Student Affairs Officers

Mānoa
Lori M. Ideta, EdD, Interim Vice Chancellor for Students
   (808) 956-3290
ideta@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Farrah-Marie Gomes, PhD, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
(808) 932-7445
fmgomes@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Jan Javinar, Interim Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
(808) 689-2671
Javinar@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Dorinna Cortez, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
   (808) 934-2510
   dorinna@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Lara Sugimoto, Dean of Student Services
   (808) 845-9235
   larahs@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Noʻeau Keopuhiwa, Interim Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
   (808) 734-9522
   keopuhiw@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Margaret Sanchez, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
   (808) 245-8274
   masanche@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Kami Kato, Dean of Student Services
   (808) 455-0260
   kamik@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Debra Nakama, PhD, Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs
   (808) 984-3515
   debran@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Judy Oliveira, EdD, Interim Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
 (808) 235-7370
   judyanno@hawaii.edu

(updated 3/24/20)

Administrative Support for Senior Student Affairs Officers

Mānoa
Kristen Urata, Office Manager
  tello@hawaii.edu
Sabrina Fallejo Uganiza, Assistant to VCS
  fallejo@hawaii.edu
  (808) 956-3290

Hilo
Marcia Tavares
Secretary to VCSA
  (808) 932-7445
  marciaka@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Rona Yogi, Operations Coordinator
  (808) 689-2667
  ronayogi@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Melany Ayudan, Secretary to VCSA
  (808) 934-2509
  mayudan@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Lisa Lono, Secretary
  (808) 845-9236
  llono@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Mirriam L Awong, Secretary
  (808) 734-9522
  malawong@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Clarice Kali, Secretary
  (808) 245-8313
  ckali@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Charlene Mimuro, Secretary
  (808) 455-0260
  mimuro@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Debra Bal, Administrative Assistant
  (808) 984-3512
  shirotad@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Christine Akiona, Secretary to VCSA
  (808) 235-7466
  akinoa@hawaii.edu

(updated 8/31/20)

Academic Advising

Mānoa
Megumi Makino-Kanehiro, Director, Advising Center
  (808) 956-7273
  makino@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Kainoa Ariola, Director, Career and Academic Advising
  (808) 932-7776
  kainola@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Katrina Abes, Director of Advising Services
  (808) 689-2697
  Katrinag@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Larissa Leslie, Counselor
  (808) 934-2720
  larissa8@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Ralph Gallogly, Counseling Coordinator
  (808) 845-9382
  rgallogl@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Amy Cook, Counselor and Operations Coordinator
  (808) 734-9550
  amycook@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Pua Larson, Lead Counselor
  (808) 245-8258
  pualani.larson@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Heather Takamatsu, Counselor
  (808) 455-0443
  haihara@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Shane Payba Director of Counseling
  (808) 984-3496
  payba@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Kaahu Alo, Counseling Coordinator
  (808) 235-7354
  kaahualo@hawaii.edu

(updated 8/24/20)

Admissions

Mānoa
Roxie Shabazz, Director, Admissions
  (808) 956-3584
 rshabazz@hawaii.edu 

Hilo
Farrah-Marie Gomes, PhD, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
(808) 932-7445
fmgomes@hawaii.edu

Jennifer Naguwa, Assistant Director, Admissions
(808) 557-8015
jnaguwa@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Michelle Cohen, Director of Admissions
  (808) 689-2916
  macohen@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Sherise Tiogangco, Registrar and Admissions Manager
  (808) 934-2711
  sherise@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Josephine Stenberg, Registrar
  (808) 845-9119
  jstenber@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Jerilynn Enokawa, Registrar and Operations Manager
  (808) 734-9555
  jilorenz@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Kailana Soto, Registrar and Student Support
  (808) 245-8226
 kailana@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Grant Helgeson, Registrar
  (808) 455-0646
  helgeson@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Flora Mora, Registrar
(808) 984-3517
 fmora@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Geri Imai, Registrar
  (808) 235-7432
  gerii@hawaii.edu

(updated 9/1/20)

Career Services

Mānoa
Wendy Sora, Director
  (808) 956-9264
  wendytak@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Marcy Martinez, Coordinator
  (808) 932-7355
  marcyk@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Loea Akiona, EdD, Director of Career Development
  (808) 689-2676
  loea@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Christine Quintana, Program Coordinator
  (808) 934-2699
  cdamate@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Silvan Chung, Career Counselor
  (808) 845-9404
  silvan@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Sudim Lazo, Employment Prep Center Specialist
  (808) 734-9066
  sudim@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Melissa Henry, Career Counselor
  (808) 245-0132
  mshenry@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Cori Conner, Specialist of Job Preparation
  (808) 455-0231
  cori66@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Juliana Patao, Career Link Director and Cooperative Education
  (808) 984-3348
  jpatao@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Justin Pagan, Career and Transfer Counselor
  (808) 235-7460
  paganj@hawaii.edu

(updated 8/31/20)

Counseling Center (Mental Health)

Mānoa
Allyson Tanouye, Director and Chief Psychologist
  (808) 956-7927
  atanouye@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Chun Fang “Frank” Kuo, Director, Counseling Services
  (808) 932-7466
  kuocf@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Steven Taketa, PsyD, Clinical Psychologist
  (808) 689-2675
  taketas@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Kate De Soto, Mental Health Therapist
  (808) 934-2706
  kdesoto@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Carlene Flores, Mental Health Professional
  (808) 845-9180
  carlenef@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Cindy Melim, Mental Health and Wellness Coordinator
  (808) 734-9585
  cindymk@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Brian Kohatsu, Mental Health Counselor
  (808) 245-8314
  kohatsub@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Vacant

Maui College
Aris Banaag, Personal Support Counselor
  (808) 984-3278
  arisb@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Desrae Kahale, Mental Health Counselor
  (808) 235-7393
  dkahale3@hawaii.edu

(updated 8/31/20)

Financial Aid

Mānoa
Jodie Kuba, Director
  (808) 956-3993
  jodiek@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Sherrie Padilla, Director of Financial Aid
  (808) 932-7453
  sherriep@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
James Oshiro, Director of Financial Aid
  (808) 689-2663
  joshiro6@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
(Vacant)
  (808) 934-2712
  hawccfao@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Heather Florendo, Financial Aid Officer
  (808) 845-2310
  Heather.florendo@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Jennifer Bradley, Financial Aid Manager
  (808) 734-9890
  jbradley@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Jeff Anderson, Financial Aid Manager
  (808) 245-8384
  jeffa@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Gregg Yoshimura, FAO Director
  (808) 455-0606
  greggy@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Davileigh Kahealani Naeʻole, Financial Aid Director
  (808) 984-3519
  davileig@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Dayna Isa, Financial Aid Officer
  (808) 235-7471
  disa@hawaii.edu

(updated 9/5/19)

International Student Services

Mānoa
Viet Ngo, Interim Director
  (808) 956-8613
  viet@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Jim Mellon, Director, International Student Services & Intercultural Education
  (808) 932-7467
  mellon@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Lokelani Kenolio, EdD, Director, Enrollment Services and Student Equity
  (808) 689-2755
  kenolio@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Christine Quintana, International Program Office Coordinator
  (808) 934-2699
  cdamate@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Josephine Stenb, Registrar
  (808) 845-9119<
  jstenber@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
  (808) 734-9832
  overton@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
  (808) 245-8259
  tanakawa@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Vacant

Maui College
Stephanie Ohigashi, International Student Program Coordinator
  (808) 984-3711
  sohigash@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Geri Imai, Registrar
  (808) 235-7432
  gerii@hawaii.edu

(updated 8/24/20)

Registrar

Mānoa
Pheng “Max” Xiong, Registrar
  (808) 956-8010

Hilo
Chelsea Kay-Wong, Registrar
  (808) 932-7447
  ckwong@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Vicky del Prado, Registrar
(808) 689-2914
vdelprad@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Sherise Tiogangco, Interim Registrar and Admissions Manager
  (808) 934-2710
  Sherise@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Jo Stenberg, Registrar
  (808) 845-9119
  jstenber@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Jerilyn Enokawa, Registrar and Operations Manager Kekaulike Center
  (808) 734-9899
  jilorenz@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Kailana Soto, Registrar
  (808) 245-8226
  kailana@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Grant Helgeson, Registrar
  (808) 455-0644
  helgeson@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Flora Mora, Registrar
  (808) 984-3517
  fmora@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Geri Imai, Registrar
  (808) 235-7432
  gerii@hawaii.edu

(updated 4/9/20)

Student Conduct

Mānoa
Leslie Mitchell, Interim Director
  (808) 956-4416
  ljmitch@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Farrah-Marie Gomes, PhD, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
(808) 932-7445
fmgomes@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Trudy Asato, Student Conduct Officer
  (808) 689-2936
  tasato7@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Dorinna Cortez, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
  (808) 934-2510
  dorinna@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Lara Sugimoto, DOSS
  (808) 845-9235
  larahs@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Angela Coloretti McGough, Interim Student Affairs Coordinator
  (808) 734-9549
  acoloret@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Margaret Sanchez, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
  (808) 245-8274
  masanche@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
(Vacant)

Maui College
Debra Nakama, PhD, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
  (808) 984-3515
  debran@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Heipua Kaʻōpua, Interim VCSA
  (808) 235-7370
  heipua@hawaii.edu

(updated 8/31/20)

Student Employment

Mānoa
Noreen Okikawa, Director, Student Employment
  (808) 956-4396
  okikawa@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Marcy Martinez, Coordinator
  (808) 932-7355
  marcyk@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Lori Foo, Career Development Officer
  (808) 689-2669
  lorifoo@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Chelsie Rapoza, Instructional and Student Support Specialist
  (808) 934-2711
  rapozac@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Carol Kagimoto, Job Placement Coordinator
  (808) 845-9207
  kagimoto@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Sudim Lazo, Employment Prep Center Specialist
  (808) 734-9066
  sudim@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Melissa Henry, Career Counselor
  (808) 245-0132
  mshenry@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Cori Conner, Specialist of Job Preparation
  (808) 455-0231
  cori66@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Kim Harada, Financial Aid Counselor
  (808) 984-3520
  kharada@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Ashley Tilton, Student Employee Coordinator – Title III
  (808) 235-7383
  amtilton@hawaii.edu

(updated 9/5/19)

Student Health

Mānoa
Andrew Nichols, Director
  (808) 956-8965
  nicholsa@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Heather Hirata, Assistant Director, Student Medical Services
  (808) 932-7369
  hiratah@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Stacey Kelly, Nurse
  (808) 689-2679
  skelly3@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Heather Hirata, Assistant Director, Student Medical Services
  (808) 932-7369
  hiratah@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Lorri Taniguchi, Nurse
  (808) 845-9282
  Lorri@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
(Unavailable)

Kauaʻi CC
(Unavailable)

Leeward CC
Shari Imanaka, Nurse
  (808) 455-0515
  sharii@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Denise Cohen, Department Chair- Allied Health
  (808) 984-3493
  denisec@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
(Unavailable)

(updated 8/25/20)

Student Housing

Mānoa
Laurie Furutani, Interim Director
  (808) 956-8177
  lhf@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Sherri “Uilani” Akau, Director of Housing
  (808) 932-7407
  akau714@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
(Vacant)

Hawaiʻi CC
Sherri “Uilani” Akau, Director of Housing
  (808) 932-7407
  akau714@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
(Unavailable)

Kapiʻolani CC
(Unavailable)

Kauaʻi CC
(Unavailable)

Leeward CC
(Unavailable)

Maui College
Debra Nakama PhD, Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs
  (808) 984-3515
  debran@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
(Unavailable)

(updaated 8/20/19)

Student Programs and Activities

Mānoa
Bonnyjean Manini, Interim Director, Student Life and Development
  (808) 956-8178
  bonyjean@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Lai Sha Bugado, Director of Campus Center
  (808) 932-7365
  sdelo@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Rouel Velasco, Director, Student Life
  (808) 689-2942
  rouel@hawaii.edu
Jan Javinar, EdD, Director, Student Development and Engagement
  (808) 689-2671
  javinar@hawaii.edu
Lokelani Kenolio, EdD, Director, Enrollment Services and Student Equity
  (808) 689-2755
  kenolio@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Michael Espe, Student Life Coordinator
  (808) 934-2729
  mespe@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Emily Kukulies, Director Student Life and Development
  (808) 845-9219
  kukulies@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Angela Coloretti McGough, Interim Student Affairs Coordinator
  (808) 734-9549
  acoloret@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
John Constantino, Counselor
  (808) 245-0112
  johncons@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Lexer Chou, Student Life Coordinator
  (808) 455-0248
  chou@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Albert N. Paschoal, Director of Student Life
  (808) 984-3717
  paschoal@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Kaahu Alo, Counseling Coordinator
  (808) 235-7354
  kaahualo@hawaii.edu

(updated 8/24/20)

Support Services for Students with Disabilities

Mānoa
Vanessa Ito,  Director
  (808) 956-7511
  vanessa.ito@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Susan Shirachi, Director, Disability Services
  (808) 932-7623
  shirachi@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Tom Hirsbrunner, JD, Coordinator of Disability and Section 504
  (808) 689-2935<
  hirsbrun@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Mari Giel, Haʻawi Kokua Coordinator
  (808) 934-2725
  marigiel@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Cassandra Kam, Disability Support Services
  (808) 845-9272
  cyikam@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Deneen Kawamoto, Counselor
  (808) 734-9552
  deneenk@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Alicia Sams, Counselor
  (808) 245-8317
  samsa@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Kris Hernandez, Disability Specialist/KakoʻoʻIke Prog Coordinator
  (808) 455-0421
  Khernand@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Shane Payba, Counselor
  (808) 984-349
payba@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Ann Lemke, Counselor
  (808) 235-7448
  lemke@hawaii.edu

(updated 8/31/20)

Title IX Coordinators

Visit the Office of Institutional Equality website for the most up-to-date list of campus-specific Title IX coordinators.

Transcript Evaluator

Mānoa
June Nii, Admissions Officer
  (808) 956-8975
  junen@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Jeraldine “Jeri” Ilar, Transfer Credit Specialist
  (808) 932-7874
  jilar33@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Taryn Miyashiro, Enrollment Services Officer
  (808) 689-2938
  tmmiyash@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Office of Admissions
  (808) 934-2710
  Hawccar@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Erica Balbag-Gerard, Counselor/ Transcript Evaluator
  (808) 845-9401
  ebalbag@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Chad Yasuda, Evaluation Specialist
  (808) 734-9448
  chadyasu@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Kailana Soto, Registrar
  (808) 245-8226
  kailana@hawaii.eduv
Sarah Shirai, Assistant Registrar
  (808) 245-8224
  sarahsy@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Melissa Arriba, Transcript Evaluator
  (808) 455-0594
  arriba@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Emily Major, Admissions Specialist & Transcript Evaluator
  (808) 984-3508
  emajor@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Patti Chong, Counselor
  (808) 235-7425
  chongpat@hawaii.edu

(updated 8/24/20)

VA Designated School Official

Mānoa
Kelli Nakama, Records Specialist
  (808) 956-8010
  kellihon@hawaii.edu

Hilo
Malia Callo, Record Specialist & Supervisor
  (808) 932-7447
  mcallo@hawaii.edu

West Oʻahu
Kyra Takeuchi, Enrollment Services Officer
  (808) 689-2907
  kyrach@hawaii.edu

Hawaiʻi CC
Sherise Tiogangco, Interim Registrar
  (808) 934-2711
  sherise@hawaii.edu

Honolulu CC
Christopher Rallustian, VA School Certifying Official
(808) 847-9833
csrallus@hawaii.edu

Kapiʻolani CC
Teri Mitchell, Veteran and Military Counselor Coordinator
  (808) 734-9290
  tdurland@hawaii.edu

Kauaʻi CC
Kailana Soto, Registrar
  (808) 245-8226
  kailana@hawaii.edu

Leeward CC
Pauline Sugiura, Office Assistant (VA)
  (808) 455-0644
  psugiura@hawaii.edu

Maui College
Flora Mora, Registrar
  (808) 984-3517
  fmora@hawaii.edu

Windward CC
Geri Imai, Registrar
  (808) 235-7432
  gerii@hawaii.edu

(updated 6/7/21)

Office of Student Affairs Staff

Hae Okimoto
Associate Vice President of Student Affairs and Director of Academic Technologies
  (808) 956-3504
  hae@hawaii.edu

Merrissa Brechtel
Policy and Program Specialist (Enrollment Services, WICHE)
  (808) 956-6066
 merrissa@hawaii.edu

Sarah Cockett
Admin and Fiscal Support Specialist
 (808) 956-9404
 sarahc@hawaii.edu

Sheryle (Sherry) Proper
Financial Aid Policy and Strategy Specialist
(Federal Financial Aid, State Financial Aid, Institutional Aid, Private Scholarships)
 (808) 956-9432
 sproper@hawaii.edu

Amy Akana
Financial Aid Specialist
(Federal Financial Aid, UH Common Scholarship Application, UH Financial Aid Centralization)
 (808) 956-6203
acakana@hawaii.edu

Tracy Lee
Interim Executive Director, Hawaiʻi Commission for National and Community Service
 (808) 956-8145
 leetracy@hawaii.edu

Precilla Joyce Santiago
Program and Fiscal Officer, Hawaiʻi Commission for National and Community Service
 (808) 956-8145
 Precilla@hawaii.edu

Alfred Robello
Program Officer, Hawaiʻi Commission for National and Community Service
 (808) 956-8145
 robelloa@hawaii.edu

Curtis Washburn
Director, VA State Approving Agency
808-956-2236
curtis.washburn@hawaii.edu

Office of Student Affairs Contact Information

Address and Contact Information
2444 Dole Street
Bachman Annex 9-6
Honolulu, HI 96822

  (808) 956-8753
 avpsa@hawaii.edu

Last modified: June 7, 2021