Kahala Johnson

Kahala Johnson is a PhD student in the Department of Political Science at UH Mānoa. Johnson is a Filipinx Hawaiian author and activist with ancestral ties to Kīlauea and Maui. In 2019, they helped to raise the Hale Mauna Māhū, a house and space for queer LGBTQIA+ protectors, at Puʻuhonua o Puʻuhuluhulu.