Search begins for new Kamehameha Schools trustee

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A search for a new trustee is under way at Kamehameha Schools.

The position is to replace Chairman J. Douglas Ing, who ends his term in June 2012.

In addition to Ing, the current Board of Trustees includes Vice Chairman Micah A. Kâne, Secretary/Treasurer Janeen-Ann Ahulani Olds, and Trustees Corbett A.K. Kalama and Lance Keawe Wilhelm.

The maximum compensation for trustee members is $124,500 annually. The maximum compensation for the chairman is $164,500 annually.

Kamehameha says the ideal candidate must possess a recognized reputation of integrity and good character; consistent and active leadership in the community with specific emphasis on issues impacting the well-being of the people of Hawai'i; history of success in business, finance or related areas; a formal education; outstanding personal traits including Hawaiian values; and willingness and sincerity to uphold the purposes of the Kamehameha Schools.

Qualified candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and a statement on their view of the role of a trustee; their vision, goals and objectives for the trust estate; and what they would do to attain those goals.

Nominations should be submitted to Trustee Screening Committee, c/o Inkinen & Associates, 1003 Bishop Street Suite 477, Honolulu, Hawai'i 96813. Applications can also be faxed to (808) 521-2380 or emailed to

The deadline is May 18, 2012.

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