UHPA Endorses Senator Brian Taniguchi, Senate District 11

UHPA is pleased to announce continued support for Senator Brian Taniguchi.  Sen. Taniguchi Chairs the Labor Committe (LCA) and has provided extensive support for UHPA initiatives over the past few years.  We appreciate his open door and open communication policy.  His understanding of the issues challenging UH and his commitment of support is appreciated.  We look forward to more time together.

UHPA Endorses Senator Gil Keith-Agaran, Senate District 5

UHPA appreciates all the energy and time Senator Keith-Agaran provides in his capacity as Vice Chair of  the Senate Ways and Means Committee.  His efforts to ensure that the resources needed for faculty to further their work throughout the islands is of benefit to all.  Senator Keith-Agaran brings a vast array of knowledge and understanding of the issues pertaining to the University  We appreciated working with the Senator.

UHPA Endorses Senate President Ron Kouchi, Senate District 8

UHPA continues to endorse President Kouchi.  UHPA appreciates President Kouchi’s commitment to open communications.  He brings a vast array of knowledge to the Senate regarding faculty and the importance of research funding and understanding the economic challenges that face our islands.  We appreciate all his time and efforts.

UHPA Endorses Donovan Dela Cruz, Senate District 22

UHPA is pleased to announce continued support for Senator Donovan Dela Cruz.  Sen. Dela Cruz Chairs the Ways and Means Committee, the work he has accomplished on behalf of the faculty demonstrates his understanding of the issues pertaining to the University of Hawai`i system and economic issues confronting UH and the UH faculty that we represent.  We appreciated working with Senator Dela Cruz.

UHPA Endorses Jarrett Keohokalole, Senate District 24

UHPA believes Jarrett will be a strong Senator for UHPA, advocating on behalf of faculty.  Jarrett has demonstrated his knowledge of our issues as a member of the House of Representatives, representing House District 48.  Jarrett is a graduate of the UH William S. Richardson School of Law and focused his work on invasive species policy for DLNR.  He fully understands the need for grants to further the important work that UH provides Hawai‘i as well as obtaining and retaining the best and brightest faculty.  UHPA is pleased to endorse Jarrett Keohokalole for Senate District 24.