Kaloa R. N. Robinson

Hawaii-At-Large

 

Why are you running for office?

I have enjoyed my tenure as a Shop Steward, Unit 13 Board member, Hawaii Island PAC Chair, and State PAC member. I have come to understand the role of serving as a liaison between HGEA and my County office, and want to continue my involvement at a higher capacity.

What are your goals?

*Continue to protect our members rights and benefits

*Assist in disseminating contract negotiation information with HGEA members

*Assisting to ensure HGEA endorsed candidates are knowledgeable of HGEA/AFSCME needs

*Advocate for fair wages, job security, and safe work environments

*Address member concerns and be their work advocate

Background:

  • HGEA State PAC member
  • PAC Chair— Hawaii Island Division
  • Member of Hawaii Division Executive Council
  • Unit 13 Steward Hawaii Division
  • Delegate to 2018 State General Assembly
  • Housing Specialist for the County of Hawaii Office of Housing and Community Development
  • Master of Arts, George Washington University, Washington, DC
  • Bachelor of Arts, Whittier College, Whittier, CA
  • Zone Chair, pastPresident, Akaka Falls Lions Club
  • Board Member, Boys and Girls Club of the Big Island