DIOCESAN BOARD OF EDUCATION
Advancing the Mission, Vision, and Philosophy of Hawaii Catholic Schools
The diocese has a Board of Education which advises the superintendent and the bishop on policies and strategic direction of the Hawaii Catholic Schools. Our board represents all parts of the state with their diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Keith Yoshida
Vice President at Par Hawaii
CENTRAL OAHU VICARIATE

Bro. Edward Brink, SM
Chaminade University
MEMBER-AT-LARGE

Rev. Gary Colton
Pastor – Maria Lanakila Church, Retired
MEMBER-AT-LARGE

Rev. Edmundo Barut, Jr.
PRESBYTERAL COUNCIL

Marlene DeCosta
Director of Real Estate – Diocese of Honolulu MEMBER-AT-LARGE

Celina Haigh
KAUAI VICARIATE

Rev. Herman Gomes, SSCC
Pastor – Saint Ann Church & Model Schools
PASTOR WITH SCHOOL

Patrick J. Foehr
WEST HONOLULU VICARIATE

Gail Mitchell
Community Volunteer, Former Board President – Central Oregon Community College
MAUI/LANAI VICARIATE

Karen T. Nakamura
Community Volunteer, CEO Retired – Building Industry Association-Hawaii
MEMBER-AT-LARGE

Cindy Olaso
EAST HONOLULU VICARIATE

Llewellyn Young, Ph.D.
Principal – St. Joseph Catholic School, Hilo
EAST HAWAII VICARIATE


Caryn DeMello
Principal – St. John Vianney School
WINDWARD OAHU VICARIATE

Elizabeth Park, Ph.D.
Chaminade University
MEMBER-AT-LARGE