Patsy T. Mink Center for Business and Leadership

MCBL LEADERSHIP

 Terri Funakoshi                MCBL Director 

 Terri Funakoshi                MCBL Director 

Colleen McAluney                  MCBL Program Manager

Colleen McAluney                  MCBL Program Manager

Kelli Namba                         MCBL Program Coordinator

Kelli Namba                         MCBL Program Coordinator

Noela Napoleon               MCBL Lead Business Counselor & Instructor

Noela Napoleon               MCBL Lead Business Counselor & Instructor

 

MCBL Advisory Board

Susan Utsugi-Board Chair   Senior Vice President and Director of Business Banking, Central Pacific Bank

Susan Utsugi-Board Chair   Senior Vice President and Director of Business Banking, Central Pacific Bank

Rachel James                       Project Manager, Hawaii Center for Advanced Transportation Technologies (HCATT)  

Rachel James                       Project Manager, Hawaii Center for Advanced Transportation Technologies (HCATT)

 

Eaton O'Neill, Esq. Associate, Cades - Schutte Limited Liability Law Partnership

Eaton O'Neill, Esq.
Associate, Cades - Schutte Limited Liability Law Partnership

 Belinda Lau                            Co-Owner HI-Tech Support

 Belinda Lau                            Co-Owner HI-Tech Support

 Sherri Okinaga                VP Corporate Training &      Development Manager  First Hawaiian Bank  

 Sherri Okinaga                VP Corporate Training &      Development Manager  First Hawaiian Bank

 

Unyong Nakata Senior Director of Development Shidler College of Business

Unyong Nakata
Senior Director of Development
Shidler College of Business

Lynn Ruth                              AVP Branch Manager               Home Street Bank

Lynn Ruth                              AVP Branch Manager               Home Street Bank

 Kim Randall                            VP Sales & Marketing        Servco Pacific, Inc.

 Kim Randall                            VP Sales & Marketing        Servco Pacific, Inc.

Gail Lerch                         Executive Vice President   Human Resources & General Services, Hawaii Pacific Health

Gail Lerch                         Executive Vice President   Human Resources & General Services, Hawaii Pacific Health

Beth Busch                 President                     Success Advertising

Beth Busch                 President                     Success Advertising

Meli James                     President of Hawaii Venture Capital Association ( HVCA)

Meli James                     President of Hawaii Venture Capital Association ( HVCA)

Isla Young                       Program Director, K-12 STEM Educator, Women In Technology  

Isla Young                       Program Director, K-12 STEM Educator, Women In Technology

 

MCBL  Leadership Committee

Leadership Committee

  • Create, promote and maintain mentoring programs including the Leadership Alliance, the Wahine Forum Luncheon and Girls' Summit
  • Assist in identifying and selecting high-potential women business owners, leaders of non-profit, for-profit and government organizations to participate in the leadership development programs
  • Recommend people and organizations to facilitate training, serve as coaches and consultants, and speakers for symposiums
  • Assist in the creation of evaluation tools and reviewing evaluation documents and reporting
  • Help promote MCBL programs and fundraising events including Downtown Uncorked and LMB Client Showcase
  • Help raise visibility of MCBL for local and national sponsorship
  • Identify potential target markets, marketing venues and strategies for promoting MCBL and its programs
  • Promote and engage members and participants for MCBL and its programs