Mediation & Facilitation Experience
Integrated Solid Waste Management Plan (Oahu)
Waimanalo Gulch Landfill Extension EIS (Oahu)
Solid Waste Facility Alternatives, Mayor’s Blue Ribbon Committee
Kawainui Marsh Plan (Oahu)
Sovereignty Workshops for OHA (Statewide)
Hanalei Historic Cultural Resources Plan (Kauai)
Mayor’s Advisory Committee on Solid Waste Landfill Siting (Kauai)
Koke’e State Park Masterplan (Kauai)
Kona/Kohala Natural Resoure Area Workshop (Hawaii)
Hanalei Boating Issues (Kauai)
Bridge to Ford Island (Oahu)
Kaneohe Bay Master Plan (Oahu)
Homeless Solutions Strategic Plan (Oahu)
Hawaii Nature Center Strategic Plan (Oahu)
East West Center Asian Pacific Leadership Training (Oahu and Pacific Islands) East West Center China Protected Areas Leadership Alliance Project (Oahu) Strategic Planning and Facilities Plant Improvement Planning for the Early School (Oahu)
Ahihi-Kina’u Keone ‘o’io NARS and Unencumbered Land (Maui)
NetEnterprise (Oahu)
NARs Retreat (Hawaii)
Program for Kohala Watershed Partnership Public Meetings (Hawaii)
Strategic Planning for the Molokai Community Health Center


Education
University of Hawaii and University of St. Andrews in Scotland, B.S. International Studies


Work Experience
Founder and President, Resolutions Hawaii
Special Projects Coordinator and Trainer for the First Judicial Circuit
Drug Court Coordinator, First Judicial Circuit
Assistant Director, The Judiciary’s Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution
Director, Conflict Management Program, Neighborhood Justice Center


Training Received
Mediation, Facilitation
Negotiation
Family Group Conferencing
Dealing With Difficult People
Collaborative Problem Solving
System Design


Other Experience
Practice or conducted trainings in Utah, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nepal, China, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Fiji, Vanuatu and other Pacific Islands.

Published articles on community collaboration and community-based planning

Secretary, the Mediation Center of the Pacific, Inc.
President, The Hawaii Nature Center
Director, Mutual Housing Association of Hawaii