External Relations Office

The External Relations Office (ERO) is dedicated to supporting the Shidler College of Business’ mission of achieving international excellence in business education, research and practice by utilizing Hawai‘i’s unique multicultural and geographical advantages.

The ERO’s staff develops strategies to engage the public through communications, marketing and community relations; plans and executes college events; and creates and publishes the biannual Shidler Business magazine. The ERO also oversees the college’s social media accounts, website; and photography and video libraries.

The ERO office works closely with the college’s Office of Alumni Relations and Development, which oversees alumni relations and fundraising efforts in collaboration with the University of Hawai‘i Foundation.


The Shidler College of Business
2404 Maile Way BusAd C-202
Honolulu, HI 96822


If you are a Shidler College faculty member, and would like to request assistance from the External Relations Office, please use the link below.

Bianca Mordasini
Bianca Mordasini
Senior Director of Alumni & External Relations
(808) 492-0041
  • Public relations
  • Alumni relations & events
  • Faculty updates, business cards & stationary
Christine Quach
Christine Quach
Alumni, Communications and Events Specialist
(808) 956-5645
  • Alumni association support
  • Communication & event support
Dani Douglass
Dani Douglass
Director of Alumni & Development Communications
(808) 956-6044
  • Shidler Business magazine
  • Alumni email communication
  • Website stories
Kirstin Tran
Kirstin Tran
Director of Marketing
(808) 956-4215
  • Branding
  • Advertising
  • Social media
Jamie Watanabe
Jamie Watanabe
Events Manager
(808) 956-0323
  • Special events
Amanda Rease Headshot
Amanda Rease
TIM Event & Marketing Manager
(808) 956-6926
  • TIM special events
  • TIM alumni association support
Kiana Loftis
Kiana Loftis
Graphic Designer
(808) 956-7423
  • Design services
Loren Swendsen
Loren Swendsen
(808) 956-4580
  • Website services