Office of the Governor Staff

Posted on Dec 8, 2022 in Main

“I have assembled a team that will help me drive an ambitious agenda for Hawaiʻi during the next four years. It is a group of dedicated, qualified professionals with years of experience in their respective fields. Each brings with them the passion to make a difference and meet the challenges facing Hawaiʻi.”


Brooke Wilson, Chief of Staff





Blake Oshiro, Senior Advisor





Lori Abe, Deputy Chief of Staff





Makana McClellan, Director of Communications





Erika Engle, Press Secretary





Felea‘i Tau, Community Relief Liaison





Melissa Kim, Director of Events and Protocol





Michelle Ankele-Yamashita, Senior Manager of Constituent Services






Leon Bolosan, Governor’s Representative, Maui





Ililani Foree, Governor’s Representative, West Hawai‘i





Amy Miwa, Governor’s Representative, East Hawai‘i





Dana Hazelton, Governor’s Representative, Kaua‘i





Tia Roberts Hartsock, Director of the Office of Wellness and Resilience





John Mizuno, Governor’s Coordinator on Homelessness 






Krystle Cook, Administrative Services Officer





Shari Carter, Director of the Office of the First Lady





Wendy Kondo, Boards and Commissions Manager





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