28th Legislature, 2016
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Floor session convene times for Tuesday, February 9, 2016:
Senate: 11:30 a.m. | House of Representatives: 12:00 p.m.
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Senate District 24
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 207
phone: 808-587-7215
fax: 808-587-7220
sentokuda@capitol.hawaii.gov
Experience
Education
•  George Washington University, Washington D.C. - Bachelor of Arts in International Relations, Minor in Japanese Studies
•  James B. Castle High School, Kaneohe, HI - Magna Cum Laude Graduate
•  Samuel Wilder King Intermediate School, Kaneohe, HI
•  Kaneohe Elementary School, Kaneohe, HI

Professional
•  Reynolds Recycling, Director of Community Relations (Former)
•  Charitable Ventures, Inc. (CVI), President and Founder (Former)
•  National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii, Director of Development (Former)
•  Office of Lieutenant Governor Mazie Hirono, Executive Aide (Former)

Legislative
•  2011: Chair of the Senate Committee on Education, Majority Whip
•  2011: Co-Chair of the Charter School Governance Task Force
•  2009-2010: Chair of the Senate Committee on Higher Education, Majority Whip
•  2009-2010: Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Water, Land, Agriculture & Hawaiian Affairs
•  2008: Chair of the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Hawaii Affairs
•  2007-2008: Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Education
•  2007-2008: Co-Chair Joint Senate-House Investigative Committee on the Bureau of Conveyances
•  2007: Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Water, Land, Agriculture & Hawaiian Affairs
•  Hawaii 2050 Sustainability Task Force, Senate Member
•  Women's Legislative Caucus, Member

National Boards and Commissions
•  National Conference of State Legislatures Early Learning Fellows Program (2013)
•  National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Education Committee Member (2013 - 2014)
•  Council of State Government Education Policy Task Force, Member (2011 - present)
•  Education Commission of the States, Hawaii Commissioner (2010 - present)
•  Western Interstate Commission on Higher Education's Legislative Advisory Committee, Member (2009 - present)
•  Complete College of America, Hawaii Team Member (2010)

Community Groups and Organizations
•  Castle High School Alumni Association Knight of Distinction, Co-Chair (2010 - present)
•  Hawaii P-20 Council, Member (2010 - present)
•  Joint Venture Education Forum, Board Member (JVEF) (2010 - present)
•  Smaller Learning Communities, Advisory Board Member (2011 - present)

Past Community Involvement
•  487th Field Artillery Family Awareness Group, Volunteer (2005 & 2008 deployments)
•  Friends of the National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii, Board Member
•  Hawaii State Student Conference, Windward District Advisor (1999)
•  Honolulu Civic Entrepreneur, Pew Civic Entrepreneur Initiative (1998-2000)
•  Koolau Youth Correctional Facility, Mentor (1999)
•  Lanakila Meals on Wheels ,Volunteer (2000-present)
•  State of Hawaii Executive Office on Aging Policy Advisory Board for Elderly Affairs, Board Member (1998-2004)
•  U.S. Transplant Games, Hawaii Team Manager (2004)
Accomplishments
•  2014 Kiwanis Club of Kaneohe Distinguished Service Award
•  2014 National Alliance of Public Charter Schools Champion for Charters Award
•  2014 Hawaii Public Charter School Network Legislator of the Year
•  2013 Hawaii Public Charter School Network Legislator of the Year
•  2011 Hawaii Chamber of Commerce Partnership in Education Award
•  2009 Kaneohe Neighborhood Board Kaneohe Citizen of the Year
•  2002 Hawaii Jaycees Three Outstanding Young Persons Honoree
•  2000 Pacific Business News Top 40 Under Forty Awardee
•  Patsy Mink Political Action Committee Founding Member
•  Windward Jaycees Founding Member & Board Member
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB100 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO APPROPRIATIONS.
SB102 RELATING TO BUDGETING.
SB106 SD1 RELATING TO THE GENERAL FUND EXPENDITURE CEILING.
SB129 SD2 RELATING TO LABOR.
SB133 SD2 HD2 RELATING TO THE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM.
SB136 RELATING TO CHILD WITNESS TESTIMONY.
SB219 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB230 HD1 RELATING TO RESTITUTION FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME.
SB247 RELATING TO BUDGET DOCUMENTS.
SB248 SD1 RELATING TO TRUST FUNDS.
SB249 SD1 RELATING TO EMPLOYER-UNION HEALTH BENEFITS.
SB251 RELATING TO HARBORS.
SB252 SD1 RELATING TO CHARTER SCHOOLS.
SB364 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB365 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE DRIVER LICENSING.
SB384 SD2 HD1 RELATING TO ADDRESS CONFIDENTIALITY.
SB386 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB389 SD1 RELATING TO POLICE COMMISSIONS.
SB391 RELATING TO PSYCHOLOGISTS.
SB469 RELATING TO DAM AND RESERVOIR SAFETY.
SB471 RELATING TO PROTECTIVE ORDERS.
SB475 SD1 HD2 RELATING TO OPEN GOVERNMENT.
SB543 SD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC ACCOUNTANCY.
SB615 SD1 HD1 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VI, SECTION 3, OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
SB641 RELATING TO DIGITAL MEDIA.
SB642 RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.
SB645 RELATING TO RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY.
SB646 SD2 RELATING TO ENERGY.
SB814 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB984 SD2 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
SB1213 SD1 HD1 RELATING TO PUBLIC SAFETY.
SB1215 SD1 RELATING TO CHARTER SCHOOLS.
SB1296 RELATING TO DISPOSITION OF TAX REVENUES.
SB1298 SD1 RELATING TO CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS.
SB1300 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE TWENTY-FOURTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB1311 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB2096 RELATING TO CORRECTIONS.
SB2098 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB2245 RELATING TO BEACHES.
SB2296 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB2310 RELATING TO DOMESTIC ABUSE PROTECTIVE ORDERS.
SB2311 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB2312 SD1 RELATING TO THE PENAL CODE.
SB2313 RELATING TO EQUAL PAY.
SB2314 SD1 RELATING TO THE OFFENSE OF ABUSE OF FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS.
SB2316 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB2318 RELATING TO ADDRESS CONFIDENTIALITY.
SB2319 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB2320 RELATING TO CONTRACEPTIVE SUPPLIES.
SB2321 RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
SB2323 RELATING TO INSURANCE COVERAGE OF HEALTH SCREENINGS.
SB2327 RELATING TO COOPERATIVE HOUSING CORPORATIONS.
SB2328 RELATING TO REAL ESTATE LICENSEE ADVERTISING.
SB2330 RELATING TO THE HOSPITAL SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAM.
SB2331 RELATING TO SPORTS MEDICINE.
SB2359 RELATING TO LOBBYISTS.
SB2380 RELATING TO COUNTIES.
SB2383 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HEALTH CONNECTOR.
SB2384 RELATING TO LICENSING INSPECTIONS.
SB2387 RELATING TO PHYSICAL EXAMINATIONS.
SB2388 RELATING TO THE JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE SPECIAL FUND.
SB2393 RELATING TO IMMUNIZATION PRACTICES.
SB2394 RELATING TO INFLUENZA IMMUNIZATION.
SB2395 RELATING TO TELEHEALTH.
SB2397 RELATING TO DISCHARGE PLANNING.
SB2421 RELATING TO JUVENILE JUSTICE INFORMATION.
SB2501 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB2514 RELATING TO TRANSIENT OCCUPANCY.
SB2537 RELATING TO DEFERRED MAINTENANCE.
SB2538 RELATING TO CRIMINAL PROSECUTIONS.
SB2539 RELATING TO THE SPECIAL ACTION TEAM FOR THE HAWAII STATE HOSPITAL.
SB2540 RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH.
SB2541 RELATING TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY.
SB2542 RELATING TO REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE.
SB2543 RELATING TO EDUCATION.
SB2544 RELATING TO PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYER ORGANIZATIONS.
SB2545 RELATING TO PROCUREMENT.
SB2546 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB2547 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB2548 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB2549 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT.
SB2550 RELATING TO FEDERAL FUNDS.
SB2551 RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
SB2552 RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
SB2553 RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS.
SB2554 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VII, SECTION 6, OF THE HAWAII CONSTITUTION, RELATING TO THE DISPOSITION OF EXCESS REVENUES.
SB2555 RELATING TO STATE FUNDS.
SB2556 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE ANNUAL REQUIRED CONTRIBUTION FOR THE HAWAII EMPLOYER-UNION HEALTH BENEFITS TRUST FUND.
SB2557 RELATING TO CONCUSSIONS.
SB2558 RELATING TO AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE HOMELESS.
SB2559 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB2560 RELATING TO MENTAL HEALTH.
SB2561 RELATING TO RENTAL HOUSING.
SB2562 RELATING TO PUBLIC REAL PROPERTY.
SB2563 RELATING TO RENTAL HOUSING.
SB2564 RELATING TO THE STATE RENT SUPPLEMENT PROGRAM.
SB2565 RELATING TO THE HAWAII PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITY.
SB2566 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB2567 RELATING TO PROBATION.
SB2568 RELATING TO CRIMINAL PROCEDURE.
SB2569 RELATING TO THE COMMUNITY COURT OUTREACH PROJECT.
SB2570 RELATING TO THE RAPID RE-HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
SB2578 RELATING TO TRAFFIC VIOLATION RECORDS.
SB2580 RELATING TO LIVESTOCK.
SB2660 RELATING TO BUREAU OF CONVEYANCES.
SB2664 RELATING TO THE EMPLOYER-UNION HEALTH BENEFITS TRUST FUND.
SB2666 SD1 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB2667 RELATING TO INSURANCE.
SB2675 RELATING TO LICENSING.
SB2676 RELATING TO PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS.
SB2677 RELATING TO NURSING.
SB2679 RELATING TO CHECK CASHING.
SB2681 RELATING TO CONSUMER CREDIT REPORTING AGENCIES.
SB2688 RELATING TO THE SALE OF E-LIQUID.
SB2693 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB2702 RELATING TO SAFETY.
SB2731 RELATING TO SCHOOLS.
SB2732 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HURRICANE RELIEF FUND.
SB2986 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB2987 RELATING TO THE TRANSIENT ACCOMMODATIONS TAX.
SB3024 RELATING TO THE STATE ETHICS COMMISSION.
SB3034 PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE I OF CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII TO ESTABLISH RIGHTS FOR VICTIMS OF CRIMES.
SB3035 RELATING TO CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS.
SB3036 RELATING TO EMPLOYMENT.
SB3069 RELATING TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE TWENTY-FOURTH SENATORIAL DISTRICT.
SB3070 RELATING TO GRANTS.
SB3071 SD1 RELATING TO THE ACQUISITION OF MAKAI LANDS OF KAPUA IN SOUTH KONA ON THE ISLAND OF HAWAII.
SB3072 RELATING TO AN AIRPORT AUTHORITY.
SB3073 RELATING TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO.
SB3081 RELATING TO LABOR.
SB3098 RELATING TO AGRICULTURE.
SCR20 REQUESTING THE HAWAII SISTER-STATE COMMITTEE TO EVALUATE AND DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE INITIATION OF A SISTER-STATE RELATIONSHIP WITH THE STATE OF GOA IN THE COUNTRY OF INDIA AND FORWARD ITS RECOMMENDATION TO THE LEGISLATURE, PURSUANT TO SECTION 229-3, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES, FOR FURTHER ACTION.
SCR24 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ESTABLISH A PALLIATIVE CARE AND QUALITY OF LIFE ADVISORY COUNCIL.
SR7 REQUESTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ESTABLISH A PALLIATIVE CARE AND QUALITY OF LIFE ADVISORY COUNCIL.