Authority Members

Authority Selection Rules

Members of the Hawaii Community Development Authority

Chairperson: John Whalen

Vice Chairperson: Steven Scott

Secretary: Shirley Swinney

Full Authority = 17 members (15 voting, 2 non-voting)

  • At Large members
    • John Whalen (6-30-2019)
    • Mary Pat Waterhouse (6-30-2019)
    • Wei Fang (6-30-2018)
    • Beau Bassett (Cultural Specialist) (6-30-2019)
  • Ex-Officio members (same for all boards)
    • Ford Fuchigami (DOT)
    • Wesley Machida (B&F)
  • Non-Voting ex-officio members
    • Kathy Sokugawa (City DPP)
    • Jobie Masagatani (DHHL)
  • Community members (all three boards)
    • William Oh (6-30-2019)
    • Jason Okuhama (6-30-2017)
    • Steven Scott (6-30-2017)
    • Shirley Swinney (6-20-2018)
    • (Vacant)
    • Michael Golojuch, Sr. (6-30-2018)
    • Amy Luersen (6-30-2019)
    • (Vacant)
    • Donna Camvel (6-30-2017)

 

Kakaako Authority= 10 members (9 voting, 1 non-voting)

  • At Large members (same for all boards)
    • John Whalen
    • Mary Pat Waterhouse
    • Wei Fang
    • Beau Bassett (Cultural Specialist)
  • Ex-Officio members (same for all boards)
    • Ford Fuchigami (DOT)
    • Wesley Machida (B&F)
  • Non-Voting ex-officio members
    • Kathy Sokugawa (City DPP)
  • Community members
    • William Oh
    • Jason Okuhama
    • Steven Scott

 

Kalaeloa Authority= 11 members (9 voting, 2 non-voting)

  • At Large members (same for all boards)
    • John Whalen
    • Mary Pat Waterhouse
    • Wei Fang
    • Beau Bassett (Cultural Specialist)
  • Ex-Officio members (same for all boards)
    • Ford Fuchigami (DOT)
    • Wesley Machida (B&F)
  • Non-Voting ex-officio members
    • Kathy Sokugawa (City DPP)
    • Jobie Masagatani (DHHL)
  • Community members
    • Shirley Swinney
    • (Vacant)
    • Michael Golojuch, Sr.

 

 

Heeia Authority= 10 members (9 voting, 1 non-voting)

  • At Large members (same for all boards)
    • John Whalen
    • Mary Pat Waterhouse
    • Wei Fang
    • Beau Bassett (Cultural Specialist)
    • Ex-Officio members (same for all boards)
    • Ford Fuchigami (DOT)
    • Wesley Machida (B&F)
  • Non-Voting ex-officio members
    • Kathy Sokugawa (City DPP)
  • Community members
    • Amy Luersen
    • (Vacant)
    • Donna Camvel

 

HCDA Executive Director
Jesse Souki