James was born and raised in Haleʻiwa and serves as the Board President of Mālama Loko Ea Foundation. James first volunteered at Loko Ea in May 2008 and alongside his...
Benson W.K. Lee, Jr.
Benson was born in Honolulu and raised in Pacific Palisades on the island of Oahu. He is a 13-year Alumni at Kamehameha Schools, graduated in 1979 then attended University of...
Town and Country beginnings. Doreen was raised in Kalihi until the age of ten, then moved out to the country of red-dirt and rows of pineapple fields… aka Mililani Town....
Graydon "Buddy" Keala
Loko Iʻa + Aquaculture Specialist
Buddy Keala is the renown authority of fishpond restoration and well respected aquaculturist throughout the state. He is the co-author of Loko I’a: A Manual on Hawaiian Fishpond Restoration and Management, published in 1987. // 30+ years in Loko I’a operations, restoration & consulting. // Involved with the restoration of over 35 fishponds statewide.
Rowena was born and raised in Haleiwa and Waialua. She graduated from Waialua High and Intermediate School and the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa with a Bachelor of Business Administration...