Convening Panel

We continue to add members to the Convening Panel. Please let us know if you’d like to join or otherwise provide input on the agenda and speakers. Input and guidance from local leaders like those on the Convening Panel are essential to a great event in Honolulu on January 15th!

Paula ArcenaChief Customer OfficerAlohaCare
Joy BaruaSenior Director, Government & Community RelationsKaiser Permanente
Rich BettiniChief Executive OfficerWaianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center
Francis ChanExecutive DirectorHawaii Health Information Exchange
Sheri-Ann DanielsExecutive DirectorPapa Ola Lokahi
Jennifer DiesmanSenior Vice President, Market & Product DevelopmentHawaii Medical Service Association
Ed FessMedical DirectorOhana Health Plan
Christopher FlandersExecutive DirectorHawaii Medical Association
Beth GiestingConsultantGiesting & Associates
Josh Green, MDSenatorState of Hawaii
David HeywoodPlan PresidentUnitedHealthcare Community Plan
Robert HirokawaChief Executive OfficerHawaii Primary Care Association
Brenda HoCEOHospice of Hilo
Gordon ItoInsurance CommissionerState of Hawai'i
Trisha KajimuraExecutive DirectorMental Health America of Hawaii
Trish La ChicaPolicy and Advocacy DirectorHawaii Public Health Institute
Ernie LeeChief Executive & Marketing OfficerFirstVitals Health and Wellness Inc
Howard LeeChief Executive OfficerUHA Health Insurance
Scott Miscovich, MDOwnerWinward Urgent Care & Primary Care Physicians
Susan MochizukiAdministratorEast Hawaii IPA
Judy Mohr PetersonMedicaid DirectorState of Hawaii
Colm O'ComartunPrincipal50 State Public Affairs
Steve RobertsonChief Information OfficerHawaii Pacific Health
Michael RobinsonVice President, Government Relations & Community AffairsHawaii Pacific Health
Mike Sayama, PhDExecutive DirectorCommunity First
Lance SegawaDirector, HawaiiMountain-Pacific Quality Health
Scott SukowExecutive DirectorAmerican Liver Foundation, Pacific Coast Division
Andrew Takuya GarrettAssociate Vice President, Post-Acute Care & OperationsHealthcare Association of Hawaii
David WatmullChief Executive Officer Cardax
Marni WildDirector, Technical ServicesBlood Bank of Hawaii
Kelley Withy, MDDirectorHawaii/Pacific Basin Area Health Education Center
Paula YoshiokaSenior Vice President, Corporate DevelopmentThe Queen's Health Systems
Susan Young, DHA, MSA, RNChairHawaii State Center for Nursing Advisory Board