Leadership and Staff

Hawaii Dental Association is led by the 2022-2023 Board of Trustees; encompasses four local dental societies; and is served by a Hawaii delegation to the ADA. 
HDA Board of Trustees: 2022-2023 Members
Dr. Norman Chun, President
Dr. Anthony Kim, President Elect
Dr. Amy Ogawa Vice President
Dr. David Lum, Treasurer
Dr. Carla Fukumoto, Secretary
Dr. Curt Shimizu, Speaker of the House
Dr. Scott Kanamori, Immediate Past President
Dr. Wayne Leong, Hawaii Trustee (2023)
Dr. Craig Haruki, Kauai Trustee (2025)
Dr. Zachary Dodson, Maui Trustee (2025)
Dr. Rachel DiPasquale, Honolulu, Trustee (2025)
Dr. Derek Ichimura, Honolulu Trustee (2023)
Dr. Calbert Lum, Honolulu Trustee (2025)
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. Camden Tokunaga, President Honolulu County
Dr. Shea Shimabukuro, President Kauai County
Dr. Emilie Sumida, President Maui County

Hawaii ADA Delegates
Dr. Dayton Lum, Sr. Delegate (2024)
Dr. Christopher Lee, Delegate (2024)
Dr. Curt Shimizu, Delegate (2023)
Dr. Norman Chun, Alternate Delegate (2023)
Dr. Anthony Kim, Alternate Delegate (2023)
Dr. Edmund Cassella, Alternate Delegate (2023)

Contact staff via email HDA@Hawaiidentalassociation.net
Kim Nguyen, MSW, Executive Director
Antonia (Toni) Perez, Administrative Services Manager
Rachelle Teruya, Projects Manager