AccesSurf Staff & Board Members

Meet Our Awesome Team!

  • Cara Short
    Cara Short Executive Director
  • MARK MARBLE
    MARK MARBLE FOUNDER
  • RICH JULIAN
    RICH JULIAN CO-FOUNDER
  • ANDREW ROSEN
    ANDREW ROSEN President
  • Jonah Kogen
    Jonah Kogen Vice President
  • Eddie Murai
    Eddie Murai Chairman
  • STEPHANIE GRAELER
    STEPHANIE GRAELER Treasurer
  • Jen Chahanovich
    Jen Chahanovich Board Member
  • TARYN BOHAN
    TARYN BOHAN Board Member
  • Andrew Rosen
    Andrew Rosen Board Member
  • CANDY LUSCOMB
    CANDY LUSCOMB BOARD MEMBER
  • MATT McCARVILLE
    MATT McCARVILLE Board Member
  • JULIE WASSEL
    JULIE WASSEL Board Member
  • SUSAN BEURY
    SUSAN BEURY Board Member
  • JOYCE ANNA ‘JUICE’ AGUIRRE
    JOYCE ANNA ‘JUICE’ AGUIRRE BOARD MEMBER
  • KATIE YOSHIOKA
    KATIE YOSHIOKA BOARD MEMBER
  • RALPH GOTO
    RALPH GOTO BOARD MEMBER
  • Emily Kuraoka
    Emily Kuraoka Board Member
  • RYAN CHAHANOVICH
    RYAN CHAHANOVICH PROGRAM COORDINATOR
  • EMILY YOAKAM
    EMILY YOAKAM ADMINISTRATOR
  • KRISTEN KELLY
    KRISTEN KELLY VOLUNTEER PROGRAM COORDINATOR
  • Simone Schmid
    Simone Schmid Grant Writer, Monitoring & Evaluation

Executive Advisory Committee

Business leaders committed to serving AccesSurf.

Tammy Mencel
Publisher and Market President, Pacific Business News

David Banks
Partner, Cades-Schutte Law Firm

Jeff Marcello
General Manager, FCH Enterprises/ Pomaika’i Ballrooms

Leadership Committee

 Community members dedicated to giving back.

  • Candy Luscomb
  • Clint Munoz
  • Deborah Eveland
  • Emily Yoakam
  • Jeffrey Hepfer
  • Jim Russel
  • Kiana Poki
  • Kristen Kelly
  • Ryan Kohara
  • Ryan Chahanovich
  • Shaina Ducosin
  • Susan Wilkinson
  • Eddie Murai
  • Melanie Chun
  • Breana Grosz

Key Volunteers

Our Volunteers reflect true aloha, unselfish caring, patience, and just plain loving one another!

Peter Luscomb and Candy Luscomb
Check in, Merchandise, and Registration

Randy Crenshaw
Lunch Tent, Surf Scheduler

Beau Hodge
Surf Instructor

Jim Russel
Set-up and Takedown Coordinator, Life Guard, Water Safety

Chris Courtois and William Albritton
Surf Scheduler

Jeff Hepfer and Linda Harrington
Assisted Swim

Susan Wilkinson & Toshi Saegasa 
Transfers

Lynette Hanashiro
Equipment

Honorary Board

Randy Rarick
Honorary Board Member Triple Crown of Surfing

Fred Hemmings
Honorary Board Member Former Hawaii Senator and Pro Surfer

Steve Boehne
Honorary Board Member Infinity Surfboards and Pro Tandem Champion

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