Board of Directors Kokua Mau

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

Vice President

Daniel Fischberg, MD, PhD 
Medical Director, Pain & Palliative Care Dept.
The Queen’s Medical Center
Chief, Division of Palliative Medicine
Professor, Department of Geriatric Medicine
John A. Burns School of Medicine of the University of Hawai‘i

Tori Abe Carapelho, MBA
President & CPO
Navian Hawaii (former Hospice Hawai‘i)

Laurie T.S. Adamshick, Esq
The Elder Law Practice of Rulon & Adamshick
Honolulu

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

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

Robyn Polinar, MBA
Women’s Ambulatory Cancer Center Manager
Kapi‘olani | Women’s Ambulatory Cancer Center (WACC)

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

Rae Seitz, MD
Palliative Care Specialist

Emese Somogyi, MD
Palliative Care Program
Pali Momi Medical Center, Hawai‘i Pacific Health

Joy Yadao, RN
Infection Prevention Specialist
Kuakini Hospital

Non-voting:
Jeannette G. Koijane, MPH
Executive Director