Hawaiians
in Technology

Aaron Deal

Pleasanton

California

Corporate Communications Associate

Communications / PR & Community
Marketing

Alana Higa

New York

New York

Business Operations Associate

Business Operations & Strategy

Amanda Cieslak

Ewa, Oʻahu

Hawai‛i

Staff Platform Engineer

Engineering

Amber Imai-Hong

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Avionics Engineer & Program Manager

Engineering
Research
Design

Amir Mirza

Austin

Texas

Designer

Engineering
Design
Research

Andrew Taeoalii

Hilo

Hawai‛i

Software Engineer

Engineering

Ashley McShane

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Digital Marketing / Program Management

Asia Lum

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Senior Program Manager

Talent / Human Resources

Blaine Fergerstrom

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Information Specialist

Blaine Kaho`onei

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

VP, Technology & Ecosystem Partnerships

Executive Leadership
Sales / Go-to-Market
Business Operations & Strategy

Brialyn Onodera

Maui

Hawai‛i

Mechanical Engineer

Bruce Kotrys

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Product Marketing

Celine McLean

Seattle

Washington

Data Engineer

Data Analysis & Science

Cerell Terese Rivera

San Francisco Bay Area

California

SaaS Transformation/Chief of Staff

Chase Conching

Honolulu

Hawai‛i

Principal & Creative Director

Design
Marketing
Business Operations & Strategy

Chayce Solchaga

Los Angeles

California

Product Lifecycle Manager

Product Management

Chryssa Jones

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Software Engineer

Colby Yoshimura

Orange County

California

Director Of Strategic Partnerships

Damien Kainalu Kihe

Oʻahu

Hawai‛i

Software Engineer

Engineering

Dani Lei Martin

Denver

Colorado

IT Engineer / Sr Systems Analyst

Dayne-Arron Watai

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Product Design Manager

Donavan Kealoha

Menlo Park

California

Venture Capital / Accelerator

Dore Kalei Weber

South Jordan

Utah

IT Technical Manager

Douglas Finnegan

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Research+ Analyst

Elisha Fronda

Phoenix

Arizona

Go-To-Market

Emmit Parubrub

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Software Engineer in Test II

Engineering

Eric Madarang

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

System Engineer

Engineering
Hardware & Networking
Security

Eric Nakagawa

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Head of Developer Relations

Erin Kaohelaulii-Brett

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Scrum Master/Agile Coach

Evan Greer

Denver

Colorado

Software Engineer

Ezra Hookano

Los Gatos

California

Vice President of Sales

Forrest Ching

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Technical Program Manager, Data

Product Management
Technical Program Management & Agile
Data Analysis & Science

Gabriel Papa

Calabasas

California

Digital Marketing

George Lee

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Software Engineer

Gerhard Rickert

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Chief Operating Officer

Halia Hester

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Chief Executive Officer

Hoala Greevy

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Chief Executive Officer

Ikaika Sheehan

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Chief Executive Officer

Ioane Delacruz

Fort Lauderdale

Texas

Senior UX Designer

Ioane Sabas

Seattle

Washington

Director, IT Operations & Information Security

Business Operations & Strategy
Security

Jenna Quindica

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Software Engineer

JoNelle Sood

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Talent Acquisition and NonProfit Leader

Jonah Makaio Diaz

Las Vegas

Nevada

Network Engineer

Jordan Kim

Irvine

California

IT Director

Business Operations & Strategy
Executive Leadership
Technical Program Management & Agile

Jordan Laimana

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Software Engineer

Joseph Kaluhiokalani

Cherry Hill

New Jersey

Networking

Ka'a Kihe

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Software Engineer

Kai Rilliet

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Software Engineer

Engineering

Kainoa Ho

Roseville

California

Mission Lead

Product Management
Sales / Go-to-Market
Research

Kaipo Lucas

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Technical Program Manager

Kalani Bright

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Lead Software Engineer

Kat Kaulana ‘o Kaimana Perreira

Seattle

Washington

Software Engineer

Kawai Akiona

Los Angeles

California

Graphic Designer

Design

Kayla Huffman-Kiko

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Client Partner

Kaʻimi Kahihikolo

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Data Scientist, Artificial Intelligence

Keahi Selhorst

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Program Director

Keala Ferreira

Portland

Oregon

Senior Account Executive

Sales / Go-to-Market
Marketing

Kekoakalani Minami

Long Beach

California

Information Technology Specialist

Business Operations & Strategy
Talent / Human Resources

Kelli Ho

Brooklyn

New York

Senior Designer

Research
Design

Keolu Fox

Pepe’ekeo

Hawai‛i

Professor

Research
Data Analysis & Science
Venture Capital / Finance

Keoni Chun

Brooklyn

New York

Principal Experience Designer

Design

Keoni DeFranco

Honolulu, Oʻahu

Hawai‛i

Entrepreneur in Residence

Venture Capital / Finance
Business Operations & Strategy
Product Management

Keoni Mahelona

Taipā

Aotearoa

Chief Technology Officer

Engineering
Product Management
Machine Learning

Kris Kanoho

Pleasanton

California

IT Manager

Data Analysis & Science
Business Operations & Strategy
Engineering

Kurt Noe

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Software Engineer

Kyle Duponte

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Senior Analyst II

Kyle N. Chang

Salem

Oregon

Co-Founder/Data Analyst

Product Management
Data Analysis & Science
Business Operations & Strategy

Kylyn Fernandez

Las Vegas

Nevada

Software Engineer

L.P. Neenz Faleafine

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Division IT Lead

Lark Anderson

Irvine

California

Senior Product Manager

Product Management

Lee Richardson

Los Angeles

California

Senior Software Engineer

Engineering

Leroy Kane

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Director Of Technical Services

Lewis Kaneshiro

Palo Alto

California

Chief Operating Officer, Co-Founder

Lia Ikeda

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Sales Development

Logan Kerr

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Client Partner

Lyn Mahina'okalani Mehe'ula

Austin

Texas

Technical Recruiter

Makai Mann

Boston

Massachusetts

Researcher

Marvin Liko Puha

Santa Rosa

California

Instructional Systems Administrator

Maui Francis

Austin

Texas

UX Manager & Sr. Interaction Designer

Design
Content Moderation

Meghan Crowther

Los Angeles

California

Product Marketing / News Marketing Manager

Micah Aina

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

SAAS Sales & Operations

Micah Gomes

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Graphic Designer

Micah Kaleimaika'i Swain

Sacramento

California

Data Science, Machine Learning

Michael Marley Kamaka Gorman

Cupertino

California

Mechanical Quality Engineer

Michael Noʻeau Stone

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Engineering Technician

Michele Ching

Los Angeles

California

VP, Sales

Mitchell Chang

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Supervising Producer

Nainoa Shizuru

Salt Lake City

Utah

Designer

Design

Nainoa Villegas

Lynnwood

Washington

Software Engineer

Engineering

Nanea Fujiyama

Los Angeles

California

Director, People

Talent / Human Resources

Nathan Nahina

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Software Engineer

Nicholas (Hapa) Simon

Lehi

Utah

Data Analyst

Nicholas Yamashita-Crozier

San Diego

California

Deep Learning Research

Nick Wong

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Product Manager

Engineering
Product Management

Nicole Crouere

Walnut Creek

California

Sales Manager

Olin Lagon

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Chief Technology Officer

Parish Kaleiwahea

Norman

Oklahoma

Sales Engineer

Sales / Go-to-Market
Security

Paul Nahiolea Lemke

Seattle

Washington

Senior System Architect

Pi’ikea Finnegan

Minneapolis

Minnesota

Senior Product Manager, Platform Member Experience

Product Management

Raul Nohea Goodness

Wailuku, Maui

Hawai‛i

Senior Software Architect

Engineering

Richard Kaluhiokalani

Phoenix

Arizona

Chief Executive Officer

Robby Manalo

Orlando

Florida

Software Engineer

Ronnie Yasuhide Keola Kauanoe

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Software Engineer

Ryan Jung

Salt Lake City

Utah

Industrial Design

Ryan Kawailani Ozawa

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Chief Executive Officer

Communications / PR & Community

Samia Adams

Oʻahu

Hawai‛i

VP of Content & Engagement

Product Management
Executive Leadership
Business Operations & Strategy

Samson Pantorilla

Seattle

Washington

Data Center Integration Lead

Sarah Watanabe

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Business Analyst

Shaylin Marn

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Mechanical Design Engineer

Shayna Conner

Independence

Oregon

Senior software developer

Engineering
Technical Program Management & Agile
Design

Sienna Hitzeman

Bend

Oregon

Sr. Product Manager

Product Management

Stanford Kahaieuanelio Kekauoha

Tokyo

Japan

UX Designer

Design

Stason Rodrigues

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Solution Architect

Stephanie Malia Hutch

Boston

Massachusetts

Government Contracting

Taylor Ho

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Principal UX/UI Designer

Engineering
Design

Tianna Johnson

San Francisco Bay Area

California

Head of Talent Operations

Talent / Human Resources

Tiyanni Mahi

Seattle

Washington

Senior Recruiting Coordinator

Todd Kalauhala Manning

Texas

Senior Staff Security Researcher

Security

Towner Hale

Bethesda

Maryland

Client Integration Engineer

Wendy Awai-Dakroub

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

CEO

Business Operations & Strategy
Executive Leadership
Engineering

Will Reppun

O‛ahu

Hawai‛i

Chief Executive Officer

Zion Leonahenahe Basque

Tempe

Arizona

Systems Security PhD Student

Research
Security

ʻŌiwi Parker Jones

Oxford

United Kingdom

Research Fellow in Computer Science

Engineering
Research
Machine Learning