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 14th

NameTitleCompany
Paula ArcenaChief Customer OfficerAlohaCare
Brian BakerVP, National Client PartnershipsBeacon Health Options
Joy BaruaSenior Director, Government & Community RelationsKaiser Permanente
Rich BettiniCEOWaianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center
Francis ChanExecutive DirectorHawaii Health Information Exchange
Pono ChongVice President, Government RelationsHawaii Medical Services Assocation
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 GiestingDirectorHawaii Budget and Policy Center
Aimee Grace, MD, MPHDirector, Health Science PolicyUniversity of Hawai'i System
Hon. Josh Green, MDLieutenant GovernorState of Hawaii
David HeywoodPlan PresidentUnitedHealthcare Community Plan
Robert HirokawaCEOHawaii Primary Care Association
Brenda HoCEOHospice of Hilo
Trisha KajimuraExecutive DirectorMental Health America of Hawaii
Trish La ChicaPolicy and Advocacy DirectorHawaii Public Health Institute
Ernie LeeChief Executive & Marketing OfficerFirstVitals Health & Wellness Inc
Mark MarabellaExecutive DriectorMountain-Pacific Quality Health
Scott Miscovich, MDOwnerWindward Urgent Care and Primary Care Physicians
Susan MochizukiAdministratorEast Hawaii IPA
Judy Mohr Peterson, PhDMedicaid DirectorState of Hawaii
Terri O'ConnellVP, LegalUHA Health Insurance
Steve RobertsonCIOHawaii Pacific Health
Michael RobinsonVice President, Government Relations & Community AffairsHawaii Pacific Health
Mike Sayama, PhDExecutive DirectorCommunity First
Scott SukowExecutive DirectorAmerican Liver Foundation, Pacific Coast Division
David WatumullCEOCardax
Marni WildDirector, Technical ServicesBlood Bank of Hawaii
Kelley Withy, MDDirectorHawaii/Pacific Basin Area Health Education Center
Paula YoshiokaSVP Corporate DevelopmentQueens Medical Center
Susan Young, DHA, MSA, RnChairHawaii State Center for Nursing Advisory Board