The Engineering Dean’s Council consists of extended community members who have proven connections with the college and a desire to assist the college achieve its vision. The Dean’s Council meets twice a year and offers advice to the dean, advocates for the college, and helps identify funding sources and mechanisms for the college.
Captain Richard Jones, USN
Commander-Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PHNSY & IMF)
Ken Hayashida, P.E.
President, KAI Hawai‘i
Dennis Hirota, Ph.D.
President, Sam O. Hirota Inc.
President & CEO, Co-Founder, Immersive Worlds
Lori Kahikina, P.E.
CEO – H.A.R.T.
Ken C. Kawahara, P.E.
President, Akinaka & Associates and President, EAAUH
Major General Robert Lee, USA, Ret.
Program Manager, Lockheed Martin
President, MYM Services
Sheryl Nojima, Ph.D.
President, Gray Hong Nojima & Associates
Nuclear Engineering and Planning Manager (PHNSY & IMF)
Anthony “Tony” Paresa, P.E.
Project/Business Development Manager, Burns & McDonnell
Senior Vice President-Technology, Hawaiian Telecom
Founder & Chairman, Blue Planet Energy
Scott Seu, P.E.
President and CEO, Hawaiian Electric Industries
Sean Sugai, P.E.
President, Ronald N.S. Ho & Associates
Pat Sullivan, Ph.D.
Manager-Space Vehicle Design Integration, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
Vice President-Engineering of Space and Missile Systems, Boeing – Retired
Keith Uemura, P.E.
President, Park Engineering
President, Pacific Hydro
CEO, Maui Economic Development Board, Inc.
Senior Advisor, Hawaiian Dredging Construction Company
Director of Engineering, BAE Systems, Retired, Consultant
Hank Wuh, M.D.
Chairman, TruTag Technologies