Jacob Choe

Professional Standards Manager


Mario Pagni


Phone: (808) 956-6581
Email: jchoe4@hawaii.edu

  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (MPA – Master of Public Administration)
  • University of Hawaiʻi West Oʻahu (B.A. – Justice Administration)
  • University of Hawaiʻi West Oʻahu (Certificate – Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management)
  • Honolulu Community College (A.A.S in Administration of Justice)



Jacob Choe has over 10 years of professional experience in a variety of fields including security, environmental health and safety, public administration, and customer service. Jacob is the current accreditation manager for the department ensuring that maintains its accreditation status with the Commission for Accreditation on Law Enforcement Agencies. In addition to that, Jacob is also responsible for keeping the department policies up to date.


My Role at DPS
    • Accreditation and policy analysis
    • Hiring