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Board of Directors

Glen Moribe, ChairmanGlen Moribe, Chairman

Glen Moribe has been a volunteer of Hawaiian Financial Federal Credit Union since 1997. He is a veteran of the telecommunications industry, having served in various Accounting and Engineering positions at GTE Hawaiian Tel for twenty years, as a Director of Finance at Sprint PCS & Sprint Hawaii for eight years. Glen retired in 2014 after serving as the Senior Manager of Assets & Project Accounting at Hawaiian Telcom for 9 years. Glen is currently working as the Controller at Aala Meat Market, Inc. Glen is the Secretary of the Hawaiian Chinese Shar Pei Club and is a member of the Confrerie des Vignerons de Saint Vincent Macon wine society. Glen received his Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University and a Master's of Business Administration from Chaminade University.

William Pimental, Vice ChairmanWilliam "Primo" Pimental, Vice Chairman

William "Primo" Pimental has been a volunteer of Hawaiian Financial Federal Credit Union since 1992. He is a retiree and veteran of GTE Hawaiian Tel where he served for thirty-two years. At retirement, he was the Island Manager of Maui, Molokai and Lanai. He is active in the Kaneohe community where he lives with his wife Pat. Primo has a Bachelor's of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Hawaii. He continues to work in the telecommunications industry as a manufacturer's representative.

Calvin Choy, TreasurerKen Miyasato, Treasurer

Ken Miyasato has been a volunteer with the Hawaiian Financial Federal Credit Union since 2004. He is currently the Director of Strategic Planning & Human Resources for the aio family of companies which includes magazines such as HONOLULU and HONOLULU Family, Hawaii Business, Hawaii Home+Remodeling, HAWAI'I; radio stations ESPN 1420 AM & 92.7 FM and CBS Sports Radio AM 1500, Watermark Publishing, Upspring Media, Frolic Hawaii, Obun Hawaii, B. Hayman Company Ltd., Punaluu Bake Shop, and the Pagoda Floating Restaurant. Since 2009, Ken has been providing management consulting services to Hawaii businesses through his company Miyasato Business Advisors. From 1986 to 2008, Ken worked at Hawaiian Telcom and its predecessors Verizon Hawaii and GTE Hawaiian Tel, serving in a variety of management and executive positions in engineering, sales, and marketing. In 2018, Ken founded the Kahauiki Village Karate Association which instills discipline, self-esteem and community pride for the youth of Kahauiki Village (an affordable housing community for formerly homeless families). He holds a Bachelor's of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Hawaii, and resides in Liliha with his wife Lisa Zara.

Wanda Beppu, SecretaryWanda Beppu, Secretary

Wanda Beppu has been a volunteer of Hawaiian Financial Federal Credit Union since 1995. Wanda is currently at CCSI, Inc. as a Senior Project Manager working for Kamehameha & Punahou Schools. As a retiree from Verizon Hawaii, some of her duties were Verizon Hawaii Project Manager, GTE Hawaiian Tel Information Technology Services (ITS) Manager, GTE Hawaiian Tel Senior Systems Analyst, and GTE Hawaiian Tel Data Administrator. Some of Wanda's activities include participating in Autism Hawaii, American Cancer Society, Bikram Yoga, and volunteering in the Special Olympics and Honolulu Marathon. Wanda graduated from the University of Hawaii with a degree in Sociology and Business Administration.

Deborah Lau Okamura, DirectorDeborah Lau Okamura, Director

Deborah Lau Okamura has been a volunteer of Hawaiian Financial Federal Credit Union since 1986. Debbie retired from Verizon. Her past responsibilities included marketing, sales, product management, marketing communications, promotions, advertising and event planning. Debbie is currently involved with the American Cancer Society Relay For Life, Bishop Museum, Hawaiian Civic Club of Honolulu, IMUA Group, Ka Lei Papahi o Kakuhihewa, Kamehameha Schools Alumni, 2100 Residence HOA, Waikiki Aquarium and Washington Place. Debbie graduated from Kamehameha Schools and Creighton University with a Business Administration degree. She enjoys spending time with family and friends and traveling with her husband, Brian.

Ken Miyasato, DirectorGerald Noda, Director

Gerald Noda has been a volunteer with the Hawaiian Financial Federal Credit Union since 2010. He is currently President of Communication Consulting Services, Inc. (CCSI), a local telecommunications service company specializing in telecom consulting, design, engineering, project management, and installation. Prior to joining CCSI, Gerald served for twenty-five years at Verizon Hawaii and GTE Hawaiian Tel in various management positions including General Manager - Infrastructure Provisioning, Director - Construction, and Manager - Access Design & Construction. He has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Hawaii, a Masters of Business Administration from Chaminade University, and an Electronic System/Telecommunications Specialty Contractor License.

Michael Yee, DirectorMichael Yee, Director

Mike Yee has been a volunteer of Hawaiian Financial Federal Credit Union since 1992. Mike retired in mid-2018 after 8 years as an independent consultant in the public utilities regulatory area. Mike retired from Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc. in April 2008, where he held positions as a Senior Analyst in both the Integrated Resource Planning and Regulatory Affairs Departments. Mike had also previously retired from Verizon Global Solutions, Inc. in 2003 where he served as Sales Account Manager for Asia and the Pacific. He is also a veteran of GTE Hawaiian Tel where he served in numerous management positions from 1984 through 2000. Mike also served as a Regulatory Engineer at the California Public Utilities Commission from 1977 to 1984. Mike has both a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Civil Engineering from Stanford University.