Advisory Committee

UHMC’s Hospitality & Tourism Advisory Committee serves as a vital link between the college and the community. The committee:

  • provides input, recommendations, and support to ensure the Hospitality & Tourism curriculum is aligned with industry standards
  • assists in marketing and development of the program
  • assists with resource projects to raise funds for the program
  • assists in special projects necessary for program development
  • assists with the recruiting and hiring of qualified faculty and lecturers

Advisory Committee Members

Aipa, Kui
Controller/UHMC Graduate
Destination Resorts Hawaii, Inc.

Casil, Glenn
Director of Rooms
Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas

Drewry, Leigh
Hospitality Professional

Gilliland, Lance
Hospitality Professional

Ikuta, Ann
Asst. Dir. Of Revenue Mgt.
Grand Wailea

Kamai, Jonelle
Learning Coach & Cultural Coach
Fairmont Kea Lani

McCarthy, Declan
General Manager
Makena Beach & Golf Resort

Nolan, Angela
General Manager
Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas

Paulson, Lisa
Executive Director
Maui Hotel & Lodging Association

Pelayo, Kai
Director of Operations & HOST Advisory Committee Chair
Grand Wailea

Tsukiyama, Brendan
Director of Property Operations
Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa

Whyly, Kristen
Assistant Director of Rooms
Four Seasons Resort Maui