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Board of Directors

President: Dr. Travis Idol
Professor, University of Hawai`i, Department of Tropical Forestry and Agroforestry

Vice President: Wade Lee
Managing Member, Háloa ‘Áina Royal Hawaiian Sandalwood

Treasurer: William Yuen
Attorney at Law, Dentons US LLP

Secretary: Peter D. Simmons
Consultant, In the Woods

Nicholas Koch
Forester, Paniolo Tonewoods, LLC

Don Bryan
Hamakua Tropical Woods

Past Presidents
Stephen E. S. Smith
Tommy Crabb
Sally Rice

Executive Director
Heather Simmons

Mahalo to former Director Peter T. Young, President, Ho`okuleana LLC for his years of service on the HFI Board of Directors.

Hawai‘i Forest Industry Association, Administrative Services
Jill Wagner, Future Forests Nursery, Biological Services Consultant
Yvonne Yarber Carter, Ka‘ūpūlehu Dryland Forest Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator
Keoki Apokolani Carter, Ka‘ūpūlehu Dryland Forest Cultural Educator
Lehua Alapai, Ka‘ūpūlehu Dryland Forest Outreach Assistant
Ku‘ulei Keakealani, Ka‘ūpūlehu Dryland Forest Cultural Educator
Linda Duling, Honolulu Zoo Children’s Discovery Forest Coordinator
Paul Arinaga, Fund Development Coordinator
Agro Resources, Forest Management

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