Candidate Advisory Council

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Candidate Advisory Council
John A. Burns School of Medicine
Medical Education Bldg.,
   Room 224S
651 Ilalo Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

tel (808)692-1218
email borapp@hawaii.edu

Members

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Alvin Katahara

Alvin Katahara is the Chief Marketing Officer and Director of Advancement for Saint Louis School. Since December 2014, Katahara has been directing efforts to raise funds and leading the charge for the school’s communications, public relations and marketing efforts. His focus is on developing relationships with potential donors and engaging with alumni to keep them connected with their alma mater through improved communications.

Prior to Saint Louis, Katahara served as executive director of the UH Alumni Association, associate vice president of alumni relations for the UH Foundation. At the University of Hawaii he also served as Director of Annual Giving for Ahahui Koa Anuenue and Executive Director of the Na Koa Football Club, the fundraising arm for UH football.

He served 18 years at The Honolulu Advertiser as its director of marketing and new business development. Katahara also has worked for The Hawaii Visitors Bureau and SMS Reseach. Katahara currently serves on the Hawaii Bowl Executive Committee and the Honolulu Police Community Foundation. He holds business degrees in bothmarketing and management from the UH-Manoa.

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Leonard Oka, headshot
Leonard Oka
Member
Term ends 6/30/17
Brigitte Yoshino
Brigitte Yoshino
Member
Term ends 6/30/17
Alvin Katahara, headshot
Alvin Katahara
Member
Term ends 12/01/18
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Capsun Poe
Member, Emeritus Regents Assn. Appointee
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Governor Appointee
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