We are pleased to welcome Congressman Mark Takai of Hawaii’s first Congressional District to the USJC Board of Councilors.
Congressman Takai served as a member of the Hawaii National Guard for 14 years and served as President of the Hawaii Guard National Association from 2012 to 2013. Having first won his seat in the Hawaii State House of Representatives at the age of 27, Congressman Takai dedicated 20 years before being elected to Congress. Currently, he serves on the House Armed Forces Committee and is Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Contracting and the Workforce for the House Committee on Small Business.
Congressman Takai recently supported the USJC Networking Reception featuring Paul Yonamine, which was held in Honolulu last month. We are grateful for the Congressman’s support and look forward to his continued support and participation.
Congressman Takai at the Honolulu reception last month, shaking hands with Gov. George Ariyoshi (former governor of Hawaii who is also a Member of the USJC Board of Councilors)