Category: Quintessential University Citizens

Paula Gealon

UH Hilo Quintessential University Citizen: Paula Gealon, award administrator and “great navigator”

Paula Gealon is responsible for all extramural awards to UH Hilo, and has been at the task for 20 years this April. She is highly respected among faculty and administrators for her knowledge of grant processes and practices—one researcher calls her “the great navigator and translator of it all.”