Board of Directors & Advisory Board

Aloha Medical Mission Board of Directors

  • Christopher M. Letoto – President
    Manager – Account Management & Sales, HMSA
  • Garan Ito, P.A., M.T., M.B.A. – Executive Vice President
    Director of Diagnostic & Interventional Services, Queens Medical Center
  • Bradley Wong, MD – Senior Vice President
    General Surgeon, retired
  • Lisa M. Grininger, MD – V.P. Overseas Missions
    General Surgeon, Kaiser Permanente Hawai‘i
  • Alison Kawazoe, DMD – V.P. Hawai‘i Programs
  • Derek Ito – V.P. Administration
    Director of Human Resources, Shriners Hospital
  • Natalie Arrell – V.P. Fund Development
    Director of Development, Queens Medical Center
  • Jason Lazzerini – Treasurer
    First VP, American Savings Bank
  • Glenn Wakai – Marketing & Communications
    President, High Impact Communications, Senator

Board Members

  • Nancy Atmospera-Walch
    President & CEO, Advantage Healthcare Provider
  • Lolita Ching, MSN, RN;
    Owner, Quality Case Management Agency
  • Arthur Fine, JD
    Partner, Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP
  • Avelino J. Halagao, JD
    Director of Corporate & Community Advancement, HEI
  • Peter Halford, MD
    General Surgeon
  • Elizabeth Ignacio, MD
    Orthopedic Surgeon, Imua Orthopedics
  • Kerry Ishihara, DDS
    Private Practice
  • Ramon Sy, MD
    Otolaryngologist,  AMM Co-Founder
  • Steve Teves
    Hawai‘i Public Policy Advocates
  • Craig Thomas, MD
    President, Hawai‘i Emergency Physicians Associated

Executive Director

Toni A. Muranaka


Advisory Board

Mark Yamakawa
President and CEO
Hawaii Dental Service

Constance Lau
President and CEO
Hawaiian Electric Industries

Patti J. Lyons
Board Member
Consuelo Foundation

Colleen Minami, MSN
Retired Nurse
Community Volunteer

Arthur Ushijima
President and CEO
The Queen’s Health Systems

Lynn M. Watanabe
Community Volunteer


In Memoriam

The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye, U.S. Senate

Jorge G. Camara, M.D., Ophthalmologist, Camara Eye Clinic, Past AMM President