Emerging Leaders Program 2024: Session 1

Meet our newest cohort members for our 2024 Emerging Leaders Program! Cohort Five kicked off its first session on Thursday, February 8th, which was held at the Entrepreneurs Sandbox down in Kakaako. 

The highlight of the day was our afternoon Leadership Panel Discussion featuring four of Hawaii’s engineering leaders: Brennon Morioka, Shannon Holman, Cliff Lum and Sheryl Nojima.


Sean Barre – HDR Engineering, Inc.
Francis Cheng – Okahara and Associates, Inc.
Nick Ching – Jacobs Engineering
Taylor Chock – Haley & Aldrich
Spencer Chung – KAI Hawaii, Inc.
Zoe Eto – Sam O. Hirata Inc. 
Todd Hammond – Coffman Engineers
Andrew Izawa – Ronald N.S. Ho and Associates
Nick Kam – Earth Engineers, Inc.
Jason Lee – Oceanit
Irene Ma – Bowers + Kubota Consulting
Keith Molina – Burns & McDonnell
Brennan Nacario – Wilson Okamoto Corporation
Chester Ramos – Stantec
Jason Seidman – Geolabs, Inc.
Dustin Shimamoto – Hirata & Associates, Inc. 
Kyle Shinyama – Austin, Tsutsumi & Associates, Inc.
Kristen Yoshida – Bowers + Kubota Consulting

Engineering Leadership Panel Discussion with Brennon Morioka, Shannon Holman, Cliff Lum and Sheryl Nojima