Board of Directors Kokua Mau

President
Lori Miller
Executive Director
Kaua‘i Hospice

Vice President

Daniel Fischberg, MD, PhD 
Medical Director, Pain & Palliative Care Dept.
The Queen’s Medical Center

Treasurer
Rebecca S. Ward
President
Ward Research Inc.

Secretary
Nathan K. Hokama, APR
Strategic Communication Solutions, LLC

Linda Axtell-Thompson, DBioethics, MBA
Adjunct Faculty, MBA Program
Chaminade University

Brenda Ho, RN, MS
Executive Director
Hawai‘i Care Choices

Marilyn Seely, MPH
UH Center on Aging
Community Advocate/Kōkua Council/
Retired Director, Executive Office on Aging

Rae Seitz, MD
Medical Director
HMSA

Holly Davis
Executive Director, St. Francis Hospice
St. Francis Healthcare Systems

Suzie So-Miyahira, MBA, MPH
Director, Imaging, Women’s Centers, Fitness Center
Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women and Children  Hawaii Pacific Health

Emese Somogyi, MD
Palliative Care Program
Pali Momi Medical Center, Hawaii Pacific Health

Joy Yadao, RN
Infection Prevention Specialist
Kuakini Hospital

Tori Abe Carapelho, MBA
President & CPO
Hospice Hawai‘i

Non-voting:

Jeannette G. Koijane, MPH
Executive Director