Chad Hasegawa, Executive Director

Gregory Ayau, Deputy Director

Blossom Evans, Office Manager
At this time please forward any inquiries for Blossom to Crystal (see below)

Crystal Reed, Executive Assistant


Ashley Sumi, East Hawai‘i Transportation Clerk

Arlene Keohuloa, West Hawai‘i Transportation Clerk

Low-Income Housing Emergency Assistance Program (LIHEAP)/Emergency Crisis Intervention (ECI)

Gail Shioshita, LIHEAP/ECI Manager

Food Services

Cheryl Octavio, Food Services Manager

Darrell Egami, Kitchen Manager

Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP)

Ed Yokoyama, Farm Manager/SFMNP Manager
At this time please forward any inquiries for Ed to Noel (see below)

Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)

Noel Proctor, WAP Manager

Board of Directors

HCEOC is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of councilmembers from across Hawai’i Island. Directors represent the public, private, and community sectors, with members of the latter coming from low-income backgrounds.

HCEOC Board of Directors: Jane Horike, Kaniu Stocksdale, Marcella Stroh, Conrad Hokama, David Deluz, Andrew Chun, David Kurohara, Peter Tadaki, Ester Wingate, Catherine McBrown, Madie Greene, Dwight Takamine

HCEOC is a proud member of the National Community Action Partnership (NCAP) network.