Kevin Kadooka

Kevin Kadooka was born and raised in Hilo and graduated from Hilo High School in 2009. He will be a senior this fall at University of Portland, where he is pursuing a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Mathematics. He plans to pursue a master’s or doctoral...

Katie Ho

Katie Ho was born in Hilo and raised on the Big Island. She graduated from Hawaii Preparatory Academy in 2011 and is looking to pursue a career in environmental science. Her interest in this field stemmed from taking AP Environmental science and her participation with...

Yu Xian He

Yu Xian He was born in Guangzhou, China and moved to Honolulu when she was around six years old. She is currently a Physics major at UH Manoa, and she holds an Associate of Science degree in Computing, Electronics, and Networking Technology from Honolulu Community...

Marissa Hirakawa

Marissa Hirakawa is currently attending Honolulu Community College (HCC) as a Computer Electronics and Networking Technology (CENT)  major. Marissa is in her sophomore year and has one more semester before graduating with an Associates of Arts (AA) degree.  Her...

Ian Cunnyngham

Ian Cunnyngham grew up in Columbus, Ohio where he was immersed in computers from a young age, working as a web-designer and systems administrator during high-school and eventually co-founding a software company in 2005. After returning to school, he transferred from...

Kyle Cannoles

Kyle Cannoles was born in Hilo, Hawaii. He graduated from Waiakea High School in 2009. He will graduate from Hawaii Community College with an associate’s degree in Information Technology in the spring of 2012. His next goal is to acquire a bachelor’s...