Leadership Team for 2017 Session

Members of the House Leadership for 2017:
Speaker: Joseph M. Souki
Speaker Emeritus: Calvin K.Y. Say
Vice Speaker: John M. Mizuno
Majority Leader: Scott K. Saiki
Majority Floor Leader: Cindy Evans
Majority Policy Leader: Marcus R. Oshiro
Majority Whip: Ken Ito
Assistant Majority Leaders:
            Chris Lee
            Dee Morikawa
            Roy M. Takumi

 
“The team that we have formed represents the kind of talents and abilities that will best serve our residents and will address the issues facing our state,” said Speaker Souki. “We look forward to engaging in meaningful discussions with Governor David Ige and his administration to continue to identify ideas and solutions to help Hawaii move forward.”
--Speaker Joe Souki


Agriculture (AGR)
Chair: Richard P. Creagan

Consumer Protection & Commerce (CPC)
Chair: Angus L.K. McKelvey
 
Economic Development & Business (EDB)
Chair: Mark M. Nakashima
Education (EDN)
Chair: Roy M. Takumi
Energy & Environmental Protection (EEP)
Chair: Chris Lee

Finance (FIN)
Chair: Sylvia J. Luke

Health (HLT)
Chair: Della Au Belatti

Higher Education (HED)
Chair: Justin H. Woodson

Housing (HSG)
Chair: Tom Brower

Human Services (HUS)
Chair: Dee Morikawa

Intrastate Commerce (IAC)
Chair: Takashi Ohno

Judiciary (JUD)
Chair: Scott Y. Nishimoto
Labor & Public Employment (LAB)
Chair: Aaron Ling Johanson

Legislative Management (LMG)
Chair: Bertrand Kobayashi
Ocean, Marine Resources & Hawaiian Affairs (OMH)
Chair: Kaniela Ing

Public Safety (PBS)
Chair: Gregg Takayama

Tourism (TOU)
Chair: Richard H.K. Onishi
Transportation (TRN)
Chair: Henry J.C. Aquino
Veterans, Military & International Affairs & Culture and the Arts (VMI)
Chair: Ken Ito
Water and Land (WAL)
Chair: Ryan I. Yamane