HONOLULU – Governor David Ige today announced the appointment of Lance A. Mizumoto to the position of Chair of the Board of Education effective immediately.
“Lance is committed to creating a better future for Hawai‘i’s students. He believes that focusing on students and empowering principals, teachers and staff is the best path to success in our public education system. He is committed to school-based decision making. Lance will be a collaborative leader, one not afraid to tackle the tough issues that get in the way of student achievement,” said Gov. David Ige.
“I appreciate the confidence and support of Governor Ige. I look forward to working with my fellow board members and continuing the efforts to improve public education in Hawai‘i,” said Mr. Mizumoto.