President: Kealoha Fox
As the Pou Kāko’o Nui of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs (OHA), Kealoha is in charge of supporting the Executive Offices of its CEO as special assistant. She is also responsible for the executive management of OHA’s initiatives for Mauli Ola (Health) and those priority projects and partnerships within its administration that address the social determinants of Kanaka Maoli well-being. Kealoha Fox has a passion for traditional Hawaiian healing and supports cultural integration of those ancient practices and beliefs to build the resilience of our community, families, and individuals. She has been a member board of Hui Mauli Ola since 2011.
Vice President: Diane Paloma
Diane Paloma is the Director of the Native Hawaiian Health Program at The Queen’s Health Systems. Her role includes managing clinical initiatives, developing healthcare training, coordinating health disparities translational research, and increasing community outreach. Diane was able to combine her passion for Native Hawaiian culture with the health and medical fields. She has spent time working for a private physician, HMSA (Blue Cross/Blue Shield Affiliate for Hawaii), the John A. Burns School of Medicine and has been at Queen’s since 2006. She has been a board member of Hui Mauli Ola since 2011.