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Bill Arakaki      Shanty Asher      Kaimana Barcarse

     Lynn Fallin     Lauren Moriarty     Kili Namauʻu     Bruce Voss    

Catherine Payne, Chairperson

Kenneth Uemura, Vice Chairperson


Thursday, May 19, 2022

8:45 a.m. 

Public Meeting Location

Queen Liliuokalani Building

1390 Miller Street, Room 404

Honolulu, Hawaii  96813

Courtesy Virtual Meeting Information

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Meeting number: 2552 357 8841

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Written testimonies submitted on Board agenda items *Materials updated 5/20/2022 at 3:49 p.m. 

Late written testimonies submitted on Board agenda items *Materials updated 5/23/2022 at 9:44 a.m.

  1. Call to Order

  1. *Public Testimony on Board of Education (“Board”) Agenda Items

NOTE: The Board will take testimony after interviewing all the finalists, but before it begins deliberation. The Board estimates that it will start taking testimony around 2:30 p.m., but this schedule is subject to change. 

  1. Action Items

  1. Board Action on findings and recommendations of Investigative Committee (a permitted interaction group pursuant to Hawaii Revised Statutes, Section 92-2.5(b)(1)) investigating issues relating to search for a superintendent:  selection of superintendent  *Materials updated 5/19/2022 at 7:56 a.m. Finalists presentations added to Exhibits 6, 7, and 8 of the memorandum


Darrel Galera

Keith Hayashi

Caprice Young

  1. Late Public Testimony on Board Agenda Items

NOTE: Anyone who missed the opportunity to testify before the relevant agenda item will be allowed to testify at the end of the meeting.

  1. Adjournment


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The Board accepts written testimony on any agenda item and strongly encourages it as the primary means of submitting testimony. Written testimony received 24 hours before the meeting will be posted publicly and distributed to Board members before the meeting. Further instructions on submitting written testimony is available here:

The Board accepts oral testimony in-person and virtually. To sign up to testify either in-person or virtually, use the form posted here: If you are testifying virtually, you must register and log in to WebEx using the same name you used to sign up to testify. Each individual is allotted four (4) minutes, but the Chairperson can reduce the amount of time allowed. 

In accordance with Hawaii’s Sunshine Law (Hawaii Revised Statutes, Chapter 92), all testimony, whether written or oral, should be related to an item that is on the agenda.

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Catherine Payne, Board Chairperson

May 19, 2022 Special Meeting