Convening Panel

We are honored to have such a diverse group of leaders from across the health care community joining us to help build our 2023 Hawaii State of Reform Health Policy Conference! Take a look at the names of folks we are lucky enough to partner with for our event.

Want to be a speaker? Want to join the Convening Panel? Just have questions? If so, drop us a line and let us know you’re interested.

FirstLastTitleOrganization
PaulaArcenaExecutive Vice President, External AffairsAlohaCare
BrianBakerVP, National Client PartnershipsBeacon Health Options
RichBettiniPresident & CEOWaianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center
FrancisChanChief Executive OfficerHawaii Health Information Exchange
PonoChongConsultantPono Consulting
Sheri-AnnDanielsChief Executive OfficerPapa Ola Lokahi
JenniferDiesmanSenior Vice President, Government Policy and AdvocacyHawaii Medical Service Association
EdFessMedical DirectorOhana Health Plan
AimeeGrace, MDDirector of Strategic Health InitiativesUniversity of Hawai'i System
Beth GiestingFormer Director; Healthcare ConsultantHawaii Budget and Policy Center
PaigeHeckathorn ChoyAssociate Vice President of Government AffairsHealthcare Association of Hawaii
DavidHeywoodPlan PresidentUnitedHealthcare Community Plan
BrendaHoCEOHawaii Care Choices
TrishaKajimuraDeputy DirectorHawaii Health & Harm Reduction Center
JeannetteKoijaneExecutive DirectorKokua Mau
ErnieLeeChief Executive & Marketing OfficerFirstVitals Health & Wellness Inc
MarkMarabellaExecutive DriectorMountain-Pacific Quality Health
JacceMikulanecDirector of Government RelationsThe Queen's Health Systems
PeggyMierzwaCommunity and Government Relations ManagerAlohaCare
ScottMiscovich, MDPresident & CEOPremier Medical Group
SusanMochizukiExecutive DirectorEast Hawaii IPA
JudyMohr Peterson, PhDMedicaid DirectorState of Hawaii
TerriO'ConnellVP, LegalUHA Health Insurance
JustinPuckettMarket LeaderHumana
SteveRobertsonExecutive Vice President & Chief Information OfficerHawaii Pacific Health
MichaelRobinsonVice President, Government Relations & Community AffairsHawaii Pacific Health
MikeSayama, PhDExecutive DirectorCommunity First
SamanthaTradNational Director of Care AdvocacyCompassion and Choices
DavidTumilowiczVice President, Public Relations, Communications, and Brand ManagementKaiser Permanente
DavidWatumullChairman and CEOCardax
KelleyWithy, MDDirectorHawaii/Pacific Basin Area Health Education Center