Kauai United Way's Board of Directors is comprised of community leaders who serve without compensation out of aloha for our island. They serve three-year, renewable terms. If you are interested in joining this elite group, please contact the Nominations Committee Chair listed below.
Board of Directors
Kauai United Way Board Members inducted at the 2009 Annual Meeting at Dukes Canoe Club.
The Mother and Son Team - Mike Kano and Yoshiko "Dimples" Kano have served over 45 years in total on the Kauai United Way Board of Directors.
EXECUTIVE BOARD OF DIRECTORS President - Ron Wiley Vice-President - Beth Tokioka Treasurer - Clifton Arruda Secretary - Carol Furtado Allocations - Carol Furtado Nominations/Board Development - Gerald Ako Agency Relations - Barbara Nagamine Walk A Thon - Barbara Nagamine Human Resources - Golf Co-Chairs - James Sone & Robert Westerman Campaign Co-Chairs - Peter Wiederoder & Shannon Maxwell Bylaws Chair - Special Events & Public Relations Co-Chairs - Beth Tokioka
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
S. Lani Aranio
HONORARY BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Mayor Bernard Carvalho
Yoshiko "Dimples" Kano
KAUAI UNITED WAY STAFF
Scott N. Giarman - Executive Director
Lori L. Almarza - Office Manager
Lynnette M. Medrano-Stine - Campaign Development Manager and Community Liason
Garren Venzon, Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America, Aloha Council
A Participating Agency
"I've enjoyed camping and other outdoor activities, meeting other Scouts, and helping the community in our 'Do A Good Turn' projects. The most rewarding experience for me was achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. I can truly say that Scouting has helped me become a better person."