Co-Chairs

Kay Fukumoto, Brian Nagami, Tokie Ogawa

Committee Members

PUBLIC RELATIONS/ENTERTAINMENT

150th Commemoration (May 4) Lynn Araki Regan, Carol Reimann
Community Awards Jennifer Sumida
Demonstrations Brian Sato
Entertainment - Festival Kelsie Kagoshima
Japanese Comm./Volunteers Asa Ellison, Mikiko Kimura
Kid’s Games Gemma Medina, Lyn Constantino
Obon Dance Sharon Westfall
Photographer Oversight Brian Nagami (Mel Agrabante, Casey Nishikawa)
Printed Media distribution Brian Sato
Publicity/Social Media Daryl Fujiwara, Brian Nagami, Noelani Sugata
Volunteers Nancy Zionkowski
Volunteer Hospitality Tiffany Iida
Website Conrado Cortez
Yagura (musician’s tower) Leonard Oka

LOGISTICS/ACTIVITIES

Card Gaming Yvonne Ladera, Kevin Sanidad,Palika Bell-Cockett, Justin Jackson
Cosplay (Costume Play) Joan Tamashiro
Eating Contests (Saimin/Natto) LeRoy Fries, Krysta Fries, Priscilla Yamamura
Exhibits Asa Ellison, Mikiko Kimura
FoodVendor & Trucks/Craft Booths Priscilla Yamamura
Kaiwo Maru Friday Activity Kauanoe Batangan, Stephanie Ohigashi
Kick Off- Event (April 27) Tokie Ogawa
Kodomo (Kid’s) Corner Gail Ideue
Logistics - Festival Tokie Ogawa, Yuki Lei Sugimura
Movie Night Deidre Tegarden
Parking TJ Cordero
Security Jon Morioka
Shave Ice/Water Deron Furukawa, Kit Zulueta

FINANCE/MARKETING/SPONSORSHIPS

Banners Collection Kenneth Yamamura
Children’s Art Contest April Gragas, Debbie Hisashima
Committee Arigato Party Diane Wakamatsu
Event Shirt Michael Silva
Festival Passport Katherine Patricio
Grants Kay Fukumoto
Maui News Tabloid Jennifer Sumida, Kay Fukumoto
Mahalo Ad Diane Wakamatsu
Printed Media(posters, rack cards) Linn Nishikawa, Casey Nishikawa
Scrips Sale & Redemption Gloria So, Diane Wakamatsu
Signage Placement Ryan Suzuki
Sponsor Gifts Sharon Higa
Sponsorships & Advertising/Radio Kay Fukumoto
Stage Manager Adrienne Fries (Entertainment)
Survey – Festival Valerie Matsunaga
Treasurer Kathy Ohta
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