Norman Sakamoto

Hawaii State Senator, 15th District, Democratic  



  • Gender
    Male

    Family
    Wife: Penny; 3 Children: David, Greg, Katherine.

    Hometown
    Honolulu, HI

    Education
    MS, University of Illinois - Champaign-Urbana, 1970
    BS, University of Hawaii - Manoa, 1969
    Attended, University Lab School, 1965.

    Professional
    President/Owner, SC Pacific Corporation/Roll a Way Shutters of the Pacific, 1985-present
    Vice President, S and M Sakamoto Incorporated, 1973-1985
    Engineer, City of Los Angeles, 1970-1973
    Engineer, Corps of Engineers, 1971-1972
    Pineapple Cannery Tray-Boy, California Packing Corporation
    Teacher/Education Officer, Department of Education
    President, Hwn Emporium, Incorporated
    President, Sundance Circle, Incorporated
    United States Army Corps of Engineers.

    Political
    Senator, Hawaii State Senate, 1996-present



    Religion
    Christian (Evangelical)

    Congressional Membership
    Member, City and County of Honolulu Building Permit Advisory Board, present
    Member, City and County Visioning Teams, present
    Co-Chair, Hawaii Congress on Small Business, present
    Member, Hawaii Contactors License Board, present
    Member, School To Work Council, Farrington Complex, present
    Co-Chair, Small Business Caucus, 1996-present
    Member, Act 238 Educational Accountability Task Force, 2001-2002
    Member, Hawaii 3 R's - Remodel, Repair, Restore our Schools, 2002
    Member, Educational Commission of the States, 2001
    Oahu Metropolitan Planning Organization (OMPO), 1996-1999
    Member, Impaired Driving Task Force
    Member, Keiki Caucus
    Member, P-20 Council
    Member, Legislative Advisory Committee, Western Interstate Committee on Higher Education.

    Organizations
    Member, Aiea Community Association, present
    Member, Aiea Pearl City Business Associaton, present
    Member, Boys and Girls Club, Aliamanu Advisory Board, present
    Assistant Scoutmaster/Scoutmaster, Boy Scouts of America, present
    Member, Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii, present
    Member, Construction Industry Legislative Organization, present
    Director, Home Builders Institute, present
    Member, International Fellowship of Christian Businessmen, present
    Legislative Director, Kalihi Business Association, present
    Director/Vice-chair, Moanalua Gardens Community Association, present
    Member, Moanalua Gardens Foundation, present
    Member/Membership Coordinator, Moanalua Lions Club, present
    Director/Member, National Association of Home Builders, present
    Member, Leadership Council, National Federation of Independent Business, present
    Member, Advisory Board, Radford High School Foundation, present
    Member, Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset, present
    Member, Waipahu Business Association, present
    Member, Aiea Hongwanji
    Member, Barbers Point Council
    Member, Filipino Leaders Alliance
    Member, Hawaii Work Force Development Council
    Member, Hi Ed Council
    Member, Hui Kokua Kinipopo Booster Club
    Honorary Chair, Japanese American Citizens League
    Board Member, Joint Venture Education Forum
    Member, Navy League of the United States
    Member, Pearl City Makule Softball League
    Former President, Building Industry Association of Hawaii.

Hawaii
Last Update
11/28/2009
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