Board of Directors

diagram of HCAP Tri-Partite Board StructureThe HCAP Board of Directors is the governing body of the organization, responsible for oversight of all affairs of HCAP. The composition of HCAP’s Board of Directors consists of a tripartite membership – one-third of the members represent the public sector, one-third of the members represent the private sector, and one-third of the members represent the resident sector.

This unique Board structure allows all voices in the community to be represented, in order to help HCAP deliver the best programs and services possible to the communities we serve.

2019-2020 Board of Directors


Edward Mersereau – Chairperson
Terrence Aratani – Vice Chairperson
William Shiroma – Secretary/Treasurer


Frank Lopez – Governor’s Representative
Colleen Minami – Mayor’s Representative
Terrence Aratani – Representative for Senator Brian Taniguchi
Garrick Goo – Office of Senator Clarence Nishihara
Blake Oshiro – Representative for Representative Calvin Say
Rep. Linda Ichiyama – Office of Representative Linda Ichiyama
Rep. Mark Hashem – Office of Representative Mark Hashem


Ardis Ane – Head Start Policy Council
Edward Mersereau – Central District Advisory Council
Jessica Lee – Central District Advisory Council
Glenn Silva – Kalihi-Palama District Council
Anne Chipchase – Leahi District Advisory Council
Jodi Johnson – Leeward District Advisory Council
Mary Colburn – Windward District Advisory Council


Roxanne Bolden – Aloha Independent Living Hawaii
William Shiroma – Bank of Hawaii
Manu Anana – Hawaii Department of Education
Joanna Markle – Hawaiian Electric Company
Samuel Moku – Hawaii Pacific University
Donald Aweau – Kilina’i Consulting
Elmer Kaai – Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce