Honolulu Rail Transit

HART Board of Directors

Honolulu Rail Transit

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HART  Board of Directors

Ivan Lui-Kwan,  Board Chairman

Ivan Lui-Kwan is an attorney and director with Starn O'Toole Marcus & Fisher, and a former director of the City and County of Honolulu's Department of Budget and Fiscal Services. Lui-Kwan earned a juris doctorate from Rutgers University, a master's degree in international relations from Rutgers University, and a bachelor's degree in political science from Saint Martin's University. He has a five-year term on the board of directors beginning July 1, 2011.

Don Horner,  Board Vice-Chair

Don Horner is chairman and former chief executive officer of First Hawaiian Bank.  Horner earned an undergraduate degree in business from the University of North Carolina, an MBA from the University of Southern California, and he is an honors graduate of the Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington. He has a four-year term on the board of directors beginning July 1, 2011.

Robert Bunda served as President of the Hawaii State Senate for six years, and currently works as an insurance executive with John H. Connors Insurance. Bunda earned an undergraduate degree in business administration from Texas Wesleyan University, and pursued graduate studies in business at the University of Dallas. He was selected to serve as the ninth voting Board member on September 16, 2011, and was reappointed to a five-year term by the Board in 2013.  

William "Buzz" Hong is the former executive director of the Hawaii Building and Construction Trades Council.  Hong earned an undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of Hawaii and an associate's degree in police science from Chaminade University.  He has a three-year term on the board of directors beginning July 1, 2011.

Keslie Hui is the Chief Operating Office for Monarch Properties, Inc. Hui earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. He has a four-year term on the board of directors beginning July 1, 2011.

Damien Kim  is business manager and financial secretary of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1186, where he manages more than $500 million in trust fund money for the IBEW. He has an associate's degree from Honolulu Community College and has been a licensed journeyman electrician for more than 20 years. He has a three-year term on the board of directors beginning July 1, 2011.

Glenn Okimoto is director of the State Department of Transportation and serves as an ex-officio, voting member of the board of directors. 

Carrie Okinaga is the General Counsel of First Hawaiian Bank, and former chief in-house legal counsel for the City and County of Honolulu as its Corporation Counsel. Okinaga earned an undergraduate degree in government/public policy from Pomona College and a juris doctorate from Stanford Law School. She has a five-year term on the board of the directors beginning July 1, 2011.

George I. Atta is the director of the City and County of Honolulu's Department of Planning and Permitting and an ex-officio, non-voting member of the board of directors.

Michael Formby is the director of the City and County of Honolulu's Department of Transportation Services and an ex-officio, voting member of the board of directors.

Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation