Division of Student Affairs Faculty

K. Kainoa Ariola-Sukisaki
Director, Advising Center
B.A., 1995, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo
M.A., 2000, Gonzaga University
Kurt Dela Cruz
Senior Advisor, Advising Center
B.A. 1992, University of Northern Colorado
M.S. 1996, Colorado State University
Kinohi Gomes
Assistant Director, Nā Pua Noʻeau
B.A. 1997, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo
M.A. 2001, Gonzaga University
Jodilyn Kunimoto
Senior Advisor, Advising Center
B.A. 1991, M.Ed. 1995, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Carolina Lam
Director, Global Education
B.A. 1998, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo
M.A. 2000, School for International Training
Gail Makuakāne-Lundin
Interim Executive Assistant to the Chancellor
B.A. 1978, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo
M.S. 1978, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
James Mellon
Executive Director, Global and Intercultural Education Programs and Director, International Student Services and Intercultural Education
B.A. 1984, Duke University
M.A. 1991, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Andrew Polloi
Mental Health Counselor, Counseling Services
B.A., M.A, University of Hawai`i at Hilo
Susan Shirachi
Director, Disability Services
B.S. 1978, P.D. 1983, M.Ed. 1985, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Janis Shirai
Academic Coordinator, Student Support Services Program (TRiO)
B.A. 1983, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo
M.A. 1985, University of Texas-Austin
Todd Shumway
Director, Global Exchange
A.B. 1986, Occidental College
M.Ed. 2002, University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo
Comfort Sumida
Senior Advisor, Advising Center
B.A., University of Hawai'i at Hilo
M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
Leonard Woods
Director, TRiO Student Success Programs/Director, Upward Bound Programs (TRiO)
A.A. 1969, Grand Rapids Community College
B.A. 1971, University of Northern Michigan
M.A.1975, University of Utah