Alumni and Friends

One Aloha Tower Drive, Ste. 3100, Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone (808) 687-7067 | Fax (808) 543-8079
Sam Moku
Sam Moku
Vice President for University Relations

Sam is responsible for managing a comprehensive, professional university relations operation, including community and government relations, fundraising programs and services, and a robust alumni relations program. Sam serves as a key advisor and thought partner to the president, trustees and colleagues and act as a representative internally and externally on the university’s behalf.
Cassie R. Carter, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President of Development and Director of Campaigns

Phone (808) 544-0864 |

Cassie leads the development and campaign operations for the University, including supervision of the fundraising, data and operations teams, corporate and foundation relations, donor and campaign stewardship and communications and the administrative functions of the division. She also serves as campaign director.
Mangmang Qiu
Senior Director for Development and Global Initiatives

Phone (808) 356-5224 |

Mangmang manages a portfolio of major and leadership donors as well as prominent international prospects. Working closely with university senior leadership, Mangmang focuses on intensifying retention of major gift donors while galvanizing new influential constituents to support key university initiatives, locally and globally. She also allocates 25% of her time to lead the China recruitment and related international admission strategies.
Kevin Takamori
Director of Development for University Programs

Phone (808) 544-0806 |

Kevin focuses on raising funds and support for key university initiatives in Athletics, the College of Liberal Arts, and Scholarship programs.
Tara Wilson
Assistant Vice President, University Relations

Phone (808) 687-7051 |

Tara leads Alumni Relations and the development of an alumni program for the university. She manages a portfolio of university prospects and is responsible for all advancement events including the university’s biannual Commencement ceremonies.
Assistant Director of Advancement Services

The Assistant Director of Advancement Services provides management oversight of the University Relations database and administers database requests throughout the University for fundraising. 
Daryn Vorderbruegge
University Relations Coordinator

Phone (808) 687-7040 |

Daryn supports logistics for the University Relations administrative office functions, receives all alumni inquiries, coordinates acknowledgement processes, and supports the planning, coordination, and implementation of university events.