Daphne Okunaga

Position: Math Teacher School: Pearl City High School School District: Leeward District City, State: Pearl City , Hawaii About the Nominee: Daphne Okunaga was nominated by her principal, Joseph Halfmann. Ms. Okunaga is a LifeChanger at Pearl City High School. She is a dedicated math teacher, a multi-sport coach, graduation coordinator and all-around active Pearl […]

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Leimomi Chun

Position: Fourth Grade Special Education Teacher School: Koko Head Elementary School School District: Honolulu City, State: Honolulu, Hawaii About the Nominee: Leimomi Chun was nominated by a colleague, Jared Kagihara. Ms. Chun has been a dedicated and hard working teacher at her school for over a decade. Her colleagues are very grateful for the good […]


Glenn Lee

Position: CTE Teacher School: Waialua High and Intermediate School School District: Central District City, State: Waialua , Hawaii About the Nominee: Glenn Lee was nominated by his principal, Christine Alexander. Mr. Lee has dedicated the past 18 years to Robotics by educating and inspiring literally hundreds of students, families, mentors, colleagues and members of the […]


Angel Ramos

Position: School Principal School: Hawaii School for the Deaf and the Blind School District: Honolulu City, State: Honolulu, Hawaii About the Nominee: Dr. Angel Ramos is a LifeChanger in Hawaii's deaf community! He has shared his wealth of leadership, experience and knowledge of Deaf Education through his role as Hawaii School for the Deaf and […]


Dane Inouye

Position: Physical Education Teacher School: Waiakea Intermediate School School District: Waiakea Complex City, State: Hilo, Hawaii About the Nominee: Dane Inouye was nominated by a colleague, Kristen Miyazono. Mr. Inouye is a LifeChanger in his community because he tirelessly devotes all of his time and energy to making his school a better place for students. […]