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Historic Ala Moana Pumping Station
KIA Board News
Happy New Year from the KIA Board Officers and Directors, who look forward to a good year that will offer two General Membership Meetings, two Networking Events, and the Invitational Golf Tournament.
At their January board meeting, the 2020 President, Jeff Sandborn, Vice President Kelton Kato, and Secretary/Treasurer Kurt Murata were voted in office. Directors of the 2020 KIA Board are Gary Evora, Andrea Galvin, Mark Higa, Jared Kashiwabara, Paul Kimura, Michael Libertini, Stanford Ono, Dexter Okada, Peterson Rosario, and Steven Sullivan.
KIA 2020 Membership Renewals
Mahalo to the following companies who have renewed their KIA membership for 2020:
Chuck’s Corvette Clinic
Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation
KCAA Preschools of Hawaii
King Street Properties, LLC
Obun Hawaii Inc
Pacific Electrical Sales Agency
Sofos Realty Corporation
Stanford Carr Development, LLC
Synergy Design Inc.
Territorial Savings B ank
The Ihara Team
U. Okada & Co., Ltd.
2020 KIA Invitational Golf Tournament
The KIA Board has reserved the Hawaii Prince Golf Club in Ewa Beach as the location for this year's golf tournament to be held on Friday, August 21st, starting with lunch and ending with a awards dinner. Anyone wishing to be on the golf committee should email Sherry Goya, KIA Executive Director at email@example.com or call/text her at 808-722-8487. An initial meeting will be held at the end of January, with plans made know in every monthly issue of the KIA newsletter. Proceeds will go to the KCAA Muriel Preschool located in Kakaako.
KIA General Membership Meeting
RSVPs are being taken for the first KIA General Membership Meeting for 2020, to be held on Wednesday, January 29th from 11:30am at Dave and Buster’s. There is no cost to KIA members to attend, along with one guest. Lunch will be provided; so any no-shows should reimburse KIA the $15 lunch cost. RSVP to Sherry Goya, KIA Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org with company and attendee(s) name for name tags to be provided.
City & County of Honolulu's transfer of 41 acres of lower Kakaako park land from HCDA
Office of Hawaiian Affairs update on Kakaako properties
From the City & County of Honolulu, the guest speakers will be Michele Nekota, Parks and Recreation Department Director, and Georgette Deemer, Deputy Managing Director.
OHA will be represented by Jonathan Ching, Land and Property Manager, and Miles Nishijima, Land Assets Director.
RSVP to Sherry Goya, KIA Executive Director at email@example.com with company and attendee(s) name for name tags to be provided.