GOVERNOR’S OFFICE MEDIA ADVISORY: Governor Ige, cabinet kick off series of community forums

Posted on Oct 22, 2015 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases


What: Gov. David Ige and members of his cabinet and staff will hold the first in a series of community forums to be scheduled throughout the state. The first forum is being co-sponsored by Windward Community College’s student government and Ka ‘Ohana, WCC’s student newspaper.

The program includes remarks by Gov. Ige, who will briefly outline his administration’s strategic initiatives; brief remarks by members of the governor’s cabinet and staff on topics of community interest such as the Hawai‘i State Hospital, Wilson Tunnel repairs and homelessness; and an open question and answer period.                       


  • Gov. David Ige
  • Dr. Virginia Pressler, Director, State Health Department
  • Representative from State Transportation Department
  • Scott Morishige, Governor’s Coordinator on Homelessness

When: Monday, October 26, 2015 from 7pm to 8:30pm

Where: Windward Community College, Hale Akoakoa 101-105


Media Contacts:

Jodi Leong

Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary

Office: 808-586-0043

Mobile: 808-798-3929


Cindy McMillan

Communications Director

Office: 808-586-0012

Mobile: 808-265-7974