E Komo Mai!

Our programs in academic instruction, scientific research, and community education are possible only through the creativity, expertise, and dedication of our faculty and staff. We’re proud to support advances in plant production, food safety and security, and environmental protection to benefit communities in Hawai‘i, in the Pacific region, and throughout the tropics and subtropics.


TPSS Office Staff

Abe, Jeffrey C.T.Institutional SupportJeffrey Abe
Quintoa, Rene'e SecretaryRene'e Quintoa
Takahashi, Susan K.Office AssistantSusan Takahashi

Magoon Research Facility Staff

Chang, Neal W.K.Agricultural Research TechnicianNeal Chang
Matsuda, Ronald K.Agricultural Research TechnicianRonald Matsuda
Okazaki, Craig I.Agricultural Research TechnicianCraig Okazaki

Research Support

Kablan, Richard Research Support 
Lichty, Joanne S.Research SupportJoanne Lichty
Toves, Peter J.Research SupportPeter Toves