Housing Management Team

Mike Kaptik, Director of Student Housing Services


B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Miami
B.S., Architectural Engineering, University of Miami
M.E., Higher Education Administration, University of Texas at Austin

Mike grew up outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and spent time in Florida, Texas and Ohio as a student and a professional before arriving at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.  Mike’s twin two-year boys keep him and his wife extremely busy but when he has free time, he enjoys hiking, the beach and watching college athletics.

Dana Yoshimura, Associate Director for Operations

B.B.A. Real Estate, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Formerly with the State of Hawaii Department of Transportation, Aloha Tower Development Corporation, Housing and Community Development Corporation of Hawaii and various private sector firms, Dana's professional background is in real property development, construction, management and safety. A graduate of Iolani School here in Honolulu, he has one son that also attends Iolani.  Dana spends most of his leisure time surfing and following UH sports.       

Laurie Furutani, Interim Associate Director for Administration

Laurie's bio coming soon.

David Akana, Associate Director for Residential Life

David's bio coming soon.