Ka Wai Ola

The following actions were taken by the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Board of Trustees, and are summarized here. For more information on board actions, please see the complete meeting minutes posted online at www.oha.org/BOT.

July 25, 2019

Motion to move to approve :

that the Board of Trustees approve a Board resolution that implores the governor to take material steps to eliminate the high potential for physical harm to OHA’s beneficiaries; expresses its kaumaha over the arrest of Native Hawaiian kūpuna; opposes use of unwarranted force and calls upon the Governor to rescind his Emergency Proclamation; reiterates it has no position on the siting of the TMT on Mauna Kea; and expressly authorizing OHA Administration to take action to advocate for the rights, safety, and well-being of beneficiaries engaging in peaceful protest of the decades long mismanagement of Maunakea, perpetuating Native Hawaiian traditional and customary practices, and exercising their rights to freedom of speech and assembly.

Motion passes with nine AYES.

Ahu Isa Ahuna Akana Akina Lee H. Lindsey R. Lindsey Machado Waiheʻe
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August 8, 2019

Motion to move to approve :

the Proposed Search Process, Job Announcement, and Timeline for the recruitment of candidates for the position of Office of Hawaiian Affairs Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Motion passes with nine AYES.

Ahu Isa Ahuna Akana Akina Lee H. Lindsey R. Lindsey Machado Waiheʻe
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