Hawaii Board of Agriculture Executive Board

The 10-member Hawaii Board of Agriculture consists of one representative from each of the counties of Hawaii, Kauai and Maui; three at-large members; the Chairperson of the Department of Agriculture; Chairperson of the Department of Land and Natural Resources; Director of the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT); and the Dean of the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR) – University of Hawaii.

The Board meets approximately once a month, usually on the fourth Tuesday; however, the date is subject to change depending on quorum.

Hawaii Board of Agriculture


Phyllis Shimabukuro-Geiser
Chairperson
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Diane Ley
Hawaii Island Member
Fred Cowell
Kauai Member
Vincent Mina
Maui Member
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Glenn Hong
Member-at-Large
Randy Cabral
Member-at-Large
Joe Tanaka
Member-at-Large
TNC Wainiha, Kauai vacant
Suzanne Case
Ex Officio Voting Member

Board of Land &
Natural Resources
(Vacant)
Ex Officio Voting Member
Director, DBEDT
Dr. Nicholas Comerford,
Ex Officio Voting Member
Dean, CTAHR-UH