Our Alliance ʻOhana

Through continued community support and collaboration we are creating a future Hawaiʻi that is sustainable for generations to come. The Hawaiʻi Good Food Alliance is a diverse hui of community leaders who share in the production, aggregation, and distribution of food.

Our Alliance ʻOhana

Through continued community support and collaboration we are creating a future Hawaiʻi that is sustainable for generations to come. The Hawaiʻi Good Food Alliance is a diverse hui of community leaders who share in the production, aggregation, and distribution of food.

Our Alliance ʻOhana

HGFA Staff

Kaiulani Odom

Kaʻiulani Odom

Executive Director

Shar Valeho

Shar Valeho

Executive Assistant

Donna Mathes

Donna Mathes

Controller

Lucas Mckinnon

Lucas Mckinnon

Managing Director

Nicole Milne

Nicole Milne

Director of Hawaiʻi Good Food Fund

Island & Remote Area Regional Food Business Center (RFBC)

Harmonee Williams

Co-Director

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Saleh Azizi
Fardkhales, Ph.D.

Co-Director

Tanner Keys

Tanner Keys

Cooperative Agreement & Data Manager

Hawaiʻi Island Alliance Partners

Karen Frost Albrecht

Kristin Frost Albrecht

The Food Basket

Mercy Nakayama

Mercy Nakayama

The Food Basket

Chelsea Takahashi

Chelsea Takahashi

The Food Basket

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Deanette Staudinger

Kanaka Haʻaheo

Cheryl Ka'uhane Lupenui

Cheryl Kaʻuhane Lupenui

The Kohala Center

Maui & Molokaʻi Alliance Partners

Jamie Ronzello

Jamie Ronzello

Sustʻāinable Molokaʻi

Tehani Kaalekahi

Tehani Kaalekahi

Sustʻāinable Molokaʻi

Oʻahu Alliance Partners

Kukui Maunakea-Forth

Kukui Maunakea-Forth

MAʻO Organic Farms

Alicia Higa

Alicia Higa

WCCHC & ʻElepaio Social Services

Nicki Hasegawa

Nicki Hasegawa

ʻElepaio Social Services

Jesse Mikasobe-Kealiinohomoku

Jesse Mikasobe-Kealiinohomoku

ʻElepaio Social Services

Jesse Lipman

Jesse Lipman

Kōkua Kalihi Valley

Christen Oliveira

Christen Oliveira

Kōkua Kalihi Valley

Kauaʻi Alliance Partners

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Megan Fox

Mālama Kauaʻi

Stormy Soza

Mālama Kauaʻi

HGFA Board of Directors

Betsy Cole

Betsy Cole

President

Karen Frost Albrecht

Kristin Frost Albrecht

Vice President

Alex Kazlausky

Alexandra Kazlausky

Treasurer

Tina Tamai

Tina Tamai

Board Member & Founder

Kauʻi Kanakaʻole

Board Member

Daniel Leung

Daniel Leung

Board Member

Dr. Monica K. Esquivel

Dr. Monica K. Esquivel

Board Member

Kaiulani Odom

Kaʻiulani Odom

Executive Director

Our Advisors

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Bobby Cochran

Shift Health Accelerator

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Noah Fulmer

Fair Food Network

Our Supporters

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Contact Kaʻiulani Odom

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Contact Shar Valeho

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Contact Donna Mathes

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Contact Lucas Mckinnon

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Contact Dr. Nicole Milne

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Contact Harmonee Williams

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Contact Saleh Azizi Fardkhales Ph.D.

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Contact Tanner Keys