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Pacific Islands Area Civil Rights Committee Members

The CRC members serve as a vital communications link between employees and management. Employees can share their concerns on EEO issues, in turn the committee will offer feedback and recommendations to Pacific Islands Area leadership and management.

For more information, refer to 230-GM , Part 404, Sections 404.03 (a) (b); and 404.04 (a-f) for a complete outline of CRC responsibilities.

Title Name Phone Email
Committee Chair Amy Koch 808-933-8351
Vice Chair Vacant    
Civil Rights Advisor Susan Kubo (808) 600-2921
American Indian/Alaska Native Emphasis Program Manager Kori Hisashima (808) 933-8359
Asian Pacific Islander Program Manager Kurencio Ngowakl (671) 300-8579
Black Emphasis Program Manager Joe Uiagalelei (684) 633-1031 + 124
Disability Emphasis Program Manager Jill Ficke-Beaton (808) 214-1747
Federal Women's Program Manager Jennifer Higashino (808) 600-2962
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Emphasis Program Manager Jenna Dunn (808) 245-9014 + 101
Hispanic Emphasis Program Manager Brent Schumacher (671) 300-8581
Veteran's Emphasis Program Manager Richard Ogoshi (808) 567-6868 + 101
Special Emphasis Months
  • February - African American History Month
  • March - Women's History Month
  • May - Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month
  • June - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Pride Month
  • September-October - Hispanic Heritage Month
  • October - National Disability Month
  • November - National American Indian Month