Leadership and Staff

Hawaii Dental Association is led by the 2021-2022 Board of Trustees; encompasses four local dental societies; and is served by a Hawaii delegation to the ADA. 
HDA Board of Trustees: 2021-2022 Members
Dr. Scott Kanamori, President
Dr. Norman Chun, President Elect
Dr. Anthony Kim, Vice President
Dr. David Lum, Treasurer
Dr. Carla Fukumoto, Secretary
Dr. Curt Shimizu, Speaker of the House
Dr. Patsy Fujimoto, Immediate Past President
Dr. Anthony Sur, Hawaii Trustee (2023)
Dr. Craig Haruki, Kauai Trustee (2022)
Dr. Zachary Dodson, Maui Trustee (2022)
Dr. Derek Ichimura, Honolulu Trustee (2023)
Dr. Jeff Miyazawa, Honolulu Trustee (2022)
Dr. Amy Ogawa, Honolulu Trustee (2022)
Dr. Jaclyn Palola, Honolulu Trustee (2023)
Dr. Wesley Sato, Honolulu Trustee (2023)
Dr. Darrell Teruya, Honolulu Trustee (2023)

Component Dental Societies
Dr. Lena Hamakawa,  President Hawaii County
Dr. Eva Kiezik, President Honolulu County
Dr. Jase Chun, President Kauai County
Dr. Tyler Brown, President Maui County

Hawaii ADA Delegates
VACANT, Sr Delegate
Dr. Christopher Lee, Delegate (2024)
Dr. Dayton Lum, Delegate (2024)
Dr. Norman Chun, Alternate Delegate (2022)
Dr. Patsy Fujimoto, Alternate Delegate (2022)
Dr. Scott Kanamori, Alternate Delegate (2022)

Contact any of the two HDA Staff via phone or email
Kim Nguyen, MSW, Executive Director, HDA@hawaiidentalassociation.net
Antonia (Toni) Perez, Membership Services Manager, HDA@hawaiidentalassociation.net
Rachelle Teruya, Projects Coordinator, HDA@hawaiidentalassociation.net