GOVERNOR’S OFFICE MEDIA ADVISORY: National Guard pinning ceremony

Posted on Dec 14, 2015 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

What: Rare double-pinning ceremony, Hawai‘i Army National Guard – including pinning of first woman of native Hawaiian ancestry to become a general in the Hawai‘i Army National Guard


  • Governor David Ige
  • Major General Arthur Logan     
  • Brigadier General Ken Hara, Deputy Adjutant General
  • Brigadier General Suzanne Vares-Lum, Deputy J-5,
  • U.S. Pacific Command           

When:           Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015 at 1 p.m. 

Where:         Washington Place


Media Contacts:

Jodi Leong

Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0043

Mobile: 808-798-3929


Cindy McMillan

Communications Director

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0012

Mobile: 808-265-7974