Skal International Hawaii

International Association of Travel and Tourism Professionals



Heidi Maxwell

Executive Housekeeper

DRI The Modern

Vice President

Joe Ibarra

General Manager

The Kahala Hotel & Resort


Simeon Miranda

General Manager

Embassy Suites by Hilton Waikiki Beach Walk


Phil Sammer

General Manager

The Ilima Hotel

Dan Bayne

Skal Hawaii's Board of Directors for 2021 includes its Officers - President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer along               with currently eight Directors.           The Board also incudes our two Skal USA          representatives (senior/junior)         and two auditors.

The Board is nominated and voted into office and serves for a one year term in accordance with our by-laws.

Previous board members

John Foy

RPM Consulting Services, LLC

Joel Johnson

Vice President, Human Resources

BEI Hawaii

Valerie King

General Manager

Sea Life Park Hawaii

Rachel Lii

Regional Account Manager

Interstate Hawaii

Richard Oshiro

Director of Sales and Marketing

Courtyard Marriott Oahu North Shore

Ted Sakai


Hospitality Solutions Today, LLC

Morad Shaker

CEO & President

Royal Hawaiian Limousine

Jennifer Chun

Director of Tourism Research

Hawaii Tourism Authority

Valerie Davis


Cruise Voyages

Duke Ueda

Brian Chan

Front Office Manager

The Kahala Hotel & Resort

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