Moanikeala Akaka
Hawaii Island
Hawaiian ancestry:
Rebecca Mellish Mossman Akaka three quarters native Hawaiian — Mother descended from Abner Paki — Father of Bernice Pauahi Bishop— Abner’s father was Kalani Hele Mai Iluna
Educational background:
Attended Kamehameha School, City College of San Francisco and University of Hawai’i at Manoa
Employment history:
12 years Office of Hawaiian Affairs Trustee, Hawaiʻi Island - 1984 to 1996
Criminal record:
No Criminal record
Personal statement:
My commitment is to Aloha ‘Aina: our relationship to nature and our environment and to obtain justice through peaceful means for Native Hawaiians for the theft of our Hawaiian Nation 1970: Founding member Kokua Hawaiʻi-Kalama Valley, Oʻahu-first movement in modern times-to advocate for Native Hawaiians and protect rural lifestyle. Formed prisoners’ rights group in the early 1970s Founding member of Protect Kaho’olawe Aloha ‘Aina Ohana; Nuclear Free Pacific–spearheaded making Hawai’i County the first and largest nuclear free zone in America Active member of Green Peace Active member of the Kukailimoku Village in Kona OHA Trustee ‘84–‘96 elected statewide Testified at the Congress of Indigenous Peoples-Geneva 1995 Board of Directors and President of 4 Bay Clinics (Health) Board of Directors and President-Habitat for Humanity, Hilo Protect Mauna Awakea Ohana Democratic Party District Precinct 1, President 2012 Born on the 4th of July, I believe in democracy and pragmatism in finding solutions to contemporary problems. The philosophy of Aloha ‘Aina is international and all-inclusive, changing humankind’s attitude toward its place in Nature and the Universe.
The delegate candidate represent these 10 people are eligible voters who have nominated them
  • CABRAL, ROBERTA LEA KAPIOLANI
  • TRAINER, IOSEFA KAUI O KAULANA
  • PERRY, HOOULULAHUI ERIKA
  • ABAD, CAROLYN KEHAUNANI
  • MANGAUIL, JOSHUA LANAKILA
  • KAHUI, CRAIG VALENTINE
  • LINDSEY, ROBERT KAMAILE JR.
  • HAUANIO, LUNAKANAWAI
  • PERRY, FRANCES ALICE
  • MILHAM, MARY ALICE KA'IULANI

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