1. To advise the ITM Department in defining strategic plans, including input to academics, research, outreach, advocacy, and development;
  2. To advise the ITM Department in efforts to develop high quality undergraduate and graduate educational programs;
  3. To advise in innovative ITM curriculum development;
  4. To assist in all ITM department efforts to market and innovate its programs, including
    • obtaining scholarships and internships,
    • mentoring scholarship awardees and their job placements,
    • supporting ITM research and curriculum needs,
    • engaging industry partners, and
    • providing leadership in IT workforce development in Hawaii.

Board Members

  1. Chair: Garret T. Yoshimi, VP for IT & CIO, University of Hawaii
  2. Co-Chair: Mark Wong, CIO, City and County of Honolulu
  3. Steve Robertson, EVP & CIO, Hawaii Pacific Health
  4. Derek Baughman, SVP & IT Division Manager, First Hawaiian Bank
  5. Phil Moore, CIO, Hawaiian Airlines 
  6. Todd Nacapuy, CIO, State of Hawaii
  7. Alan White, SVP & CIO, Outrigger Hotels
  8. Sheh Bertram, CIO, Bank of Hawaii 
  9. Michel Danon, CIO, HMSA
  10. Alan Ito, President, CIO Council
  11. Hong-Mei Chen, Professor, ITM Department