Staff & Specialists
Meet the KOKA Team
Momi Akana is the founder and Executive Director Read More.
Early Childhood Education Director
Kūlia Program Po'o
Gina I is the Po`o (Director) of our Kūlia I Ka Nu`u Program,
Healthy Marriages Director
Jenna Umiamaka is a native Hawaiian and mother of one son. Read More.
Healthy Marriages Manager
Ho'oulu Kalaulu Manager
Nalani Mattox Primacio:
Ho'ohiki Pilina Manager
HELP Childcare Director
Lani Kaleikini is the project director for the Hawaii Early Learning Partnerships Read More.
HIPPY Program Manager
Technology Project Coordinator
Cleda April Kalama is the Technology Project Coordinator for Keiki O Ka Aina's Read More.
Walli has served as Child Care Coordinator for KOKA for many years. Read More.
Bringing with him more than 20 years in financial management, Kaniela became our Controller in August of 2011.
Memory Ku has been the Program Director of the Mentoring Children of Promise at Keiki O Ka ‘Ᾱina since 2005. Read More.
Kathy Bentley is a nationally recognized Parent Educator and the owner of Kathy's Parenting Solutions. Read More.
Donnalei Gaison is a mother of four. She feels they are her claim to success, she gave most of her time and money to their education for many years. Read More.
Earl “Bo” Guillermo is KOKA’s Safety & Facility Director, Coordinator for Kalei Outdoor Classroom and a Healthy Marriage Facilitator.