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, Director of Constituent Services and Protocol





Bonnelley Pa‘uulu, Constituent Services Manager





Keala Patterson, Protocol Officer





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





Nani Medeiros, Chief Housing Officer





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





James Koshiba, Governor’s Coordinator on Homelessness 





Krystle Cook, Administrative Services Officer





Shari Carter, Executive Assistant to First Lady





Wendy Kondo, Boards and Commissions Manager





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