Residential Life Unit

The mission of Residential Life is to support the academic and personal success of our students through leadership development, residential learning programs, partnerships with parents and families, and connections with campus and community resources.

The Residential Life Unit consists of the following programs:
Residence Life, Apartment Life, Parent & Family Relations, Off Campus Housing

ProStaff title

Residential Life Office - (808) 956-8300

daveAssociate Director for Residential Life

David Akana

karenAssistant Director for Conduct & Community Standards

Karen Blakeley

kuuleiAssistant Director - Residential Halls

Ku'ulei Pau

wilAssistant Director - Apartment Life

Wil Chen

KennyAssistant Director - Academic Initiatives

Kenny Lopez

matthewLeadership and Programming Coordinator

Matthew Markham

audetteCoordinator for Conduct & Community Standards

Audette Teanio

elisaLeadership and Programming Assistant

Elisa Ongosia


Residence Life

Hale Aloha - Lokelani and Lehua

kathleenResidence Director

Kathleen Gauci

aliaAssistant Residence Director

Alia Aihara

Hale Aloha - Ilima and Mokihana

jasmineResidence Director

Jasmine LeFever


Gateway House, Hale Anuenue, Johnson Hall

kamanaResidence Director

Kamana Seymour


Hale Kahawai, Hale Laulima

tigerAssistant Residence Director

Tiger Kahaunaele-Legaspi


Apartment Life

Frear Hall

Residence Director

Paul Bresnahan

christianAssistant Residence Director

Christian Ramirez

Hale Noelani

ivyResidence Director

Ivy Barefoot

joannaAssistant Residence Director

Joanna Kim

Hale Wainani

aaronResidence Director

Aaron Jones

nicoleAssistant Residence Director

Nicole Correa