P-20 Council

Hawai‘i P-20 convenes a P-20 Advisory Council which is a group of 30 leaders from education, business, labor, government and community who share a common vision and mission of improving educational outcomes for the state. Through the unique knowledge and perspective of its members, the council provides support, information and guidance to the P-20 leadership and staff, and advocates for statewide educational planning and policy.

Kaiali‘i Kahele
Senate Education Committee ChairHawai‘i State Senate

Name Position Organization
Michael Broderick
President and CEO YMCA of Honolulu
Risa Dickson Vice President for Academic Affairs University of Hawai‘i System
Terry George
President and CEO Kaneohe Ranch Co., Ltd.
Lynn Hammonds
Executive Director Hawai‘i Teachers Standards Board
Kristeen Hanselman
Executive Director University of Hawai‘i Professional Assembly
Wilbert Holck
Executive Director Hawai‘i State Teachers Association
Kaialii Kahele
Senate Education Committee Chair Hawai‘i State Senate
Gary Kai
Executive Director Hawai‘i Business Roundtable
Michelle Kidani
Senate Education Committee Chair Hawai‘i State Senate
Christina Kishimoto
Superintendent Hawai‘i State Department of Education
Bernadette Howard
State Director for Career and Technical Education University of Hawai‘i System
Robert Landau
Executive Director Hawai’i Association of Independent Schools
David Lassner President University of Hawai‘i System
Angus McKelvey
House Higher Education Committee Chair Hawai‘i State House of Representatives
Sherry Menor-McNamara
President and CEO Chamber of Commerce of Hawai‘i
Lance Mizumoto
Chair Hawai‘i State Board of Education
Lauren Moriguchi
Director Executive Office on Early Learning
John Morton
Vice President for Community Colleges University of Hawai’i System
Kathy Murphy
Executive Director Hawai’i Association for the Education of Young Children
Randy Perreira
Executive Director Hawai‘i Government Employees Association
Bernie Ploeger
President Chaminade University
Peter Santa Ana
Director for Manpower and Personnel U.S. Pacific Command
Jim Scott
President Punahou School
Jan Sullivan
Chair University of Hawai‘i Board of Regents
Linda Takayama
Director Hawai’i State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations
Chris van Bergeijk
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Hawai‘i Community Foundation
Jack Wong
CEO Kamehameha Schools
Justin Woodson
House Education Committee Chair Hawai‘i State House of Representatives
Alan Yamamoto
State Director Office of U.S. Senator Mazie K. Hirono
Donald Young
Dean University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa College of Education