Diane Stephens – PresidentCorporate Account Manager III- Hawaiian Telcom – As a Corporate Account Manager for Hawaiian Telcom, Diane Stephens works with the company’s large business customers throughout the State of Hawaii. She began her career in the telecommunications business over 30 years ago and has won numerous performance awards. When she’s not taking care of her clients, she spends her time volunteering as a Hawaiian Telcom Brand Champion to promote employee engagement, Living Lokahi group who provides health and wellness, Good Government Club and bowling in the Hawaiian Telephone weekly bowling league. She enjoys trying out new restaurants, going to the movies, concerts and attending her grandchildren’s sports events.
Rosa White – Vice President
Cody Down – Treasurer
David Rolla – Secretary
David serves as the Director of Information Assurance Architecture at Hawaiian Electric Company in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is responsible for oversight of security architecture for enterprise IT systems, Industrial Control Systems, and Smart Grid initiatives across five of the Hawaiian Islands. Prior to the director role, David served as a systems engineer for a global automotive manufacturer, where he led efforts to modernize factory floor automation, SCADA systems, and Human Machine Interfaces. David holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh and a MBA from Robert Morris University.
Dale Aiello – Program Director
Senior Account Executive – Gartner Inc. Dale Aiello has resided in Hawaii since 1975. He started the Gartner practice in 1993 and has grown the business from 0 to over $13M in revenues in 2013. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada in 1970.
Les Daijo – Events Coordinator
Shirley Cheung – Membership Director
Eran Agmon – Advisor
President & CEO – ComTest Technologies
David Lau – Advisor
David Lau has been in the information technology industry since 1984. He has worked for the University of Hawaii, Software Plus, Software House International, TD Food Service, Inc, and TW telecom prior to Level 3 Communications. David has worked on wide area network deployment through out the United States as well as to Guam and Saipan.
At Level 3 Communications, David assists account executives with pre- and post-sale technical questions, and designs network solutions for customers. He also works closely with Level 3 Communications Operations department on new customer network designs to ensure designs can be implemented.