30th Legislature, 2019
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Floor session convene times for January 22, 2019:
Senate: 9:30 a.m. | House of Representatives: 9:00 a.m.
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Senate District 12
Hawaii State Capitol
Room 223
phone: 808-586-6740
fax: 808-586-6829
senmoriwaki@capitol.hawaii.gov
Member of the following committees:
District Information
12th Senatorial District Map - Waikīkī, Ala Moana, Kaka‘ako, McCully, Mō‘ili‘ili
Experience
•  University of Hawai‘i: Co-chair, Hawai‘i Energy Policy Forum; Associate Director, Social Science Public Policy Center; UH Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs; Assistant Director & Associate Researcher, Hawai’i Gerontology Center.
•  Judiciary: Administrative Director of the Courts, chief of staff to the Chief Justice, responsible for administering the Hawai‘i State Judiciary Branch.
•  Governor Waihe‘e's 2nd Cabinet: Director, Department of Human Resources Development; Chair of the Conference of Personnel Directors; and Chair of the State Deferred Compensation Board.
•  Governor Waihe‘e's 1st Cabinet: Deputy Director, Department of Labor and Industrial Relations.
•  State Government: Administrator, Labor Department's Older & Non-English Speaking Service.
•  Law: Associate, Cades Schutte LLP.

Education
•  Kaimuki High School
•  University of Southern California, BA, MA, PhD
•  Loyola Law School, JD
Service/Awards
•  President, Kaka‘ako United, citizens working for quality development in Kaka‘ako.
•  Organizer/co-host “Hawai‘i: The State of Clean Energy” ThinkTech Hawai‘i television show
•  Vice-president, Hawai‘i Technology Institute, helping disadvantaged Native Hawaiians, others
•  Vice-president, One Waterfront Towers Condominium Board
•  Volunteer, Family Promise, Church of the Crossroads helping houseless families
•  Makiki Stream Stewards, organized stream clean up and revival with students from Washington Middle, McKinley High and Ka‘ahumanu Elementary, receiving City's Good Neighborhood Award for "environmental team leadership"
•  Facilitator, Hawai‘i State Senate Working Group on Family Court Legal Interventions, helping children in high conflict divorces, earning Children's Rights Council Award
•  Organizer and co-chair, Good Neighbor Store, Democratic Party program helping over 1000 underprivileged and abused children.
•  "Unsung Hero" Award, Hawai‘i's Thousand Friends
•  UH Robert Clopton Award for Outstanding Community Service
•  National Education Association Ellison Onizuka Memorial Award for work that significantly impacts education for Asians and Pacific Islanders.
•  Hawai‘i State Public Administration Award from the American Society for Public Administration for "innovative management of the Department of Personnel Services”
•  Eugene Rooney Leadership Award from the National Association of State Personnel Executives for "her dynamism and outstanding leadership in human resources development"
Measures Introduced
 Title
SB1 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB119 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB120 RELATING TO SPEEDY TRIAL.
SB121 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB301 RELATING TO TAXATION OF REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS.
SB350 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB363 RELATING TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING.
SB392 RELATING TO SPECIAL EDUCATION.
SB400 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB478 RELATING TO PROSTITUTION.
SB506 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES.
SB516 RELATING TO THE HAWAII HOUSING FINANCE AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.
SB517 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB531 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB634 RELATING TO CONDOMINIUMS.
SB635 PROPOSING AMENDMENTS TO ARTICLE IX, SECTION 5, OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII.
SB636 RELATING TO HOUSING.
SB637 RELATING TO SENTENCING.
SB638 RELATING TO LIQUOR.
SB639 RELATING TO KUPUNA CARE.
SB666 RELATING TO AN AIRPORTS CORPORATION.
SB680 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB698 RELATING TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
SB767 RELATING TO CONTRACTORS.
SB768 RELATING TO ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES.
SB951 RELATING TO OCEANFRONT PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS.
SB954 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB955 RELATING TO PUBLIC FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE STATEMENT.
SB958 RELATING TO ELECTIONS.
SB1023 RELATING TO AGING.
SB1024 MAKING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER.
SB1025 RELATING TO THE KUPUNA CAREGIVERS PROGRAM.
SB1026 RELATING TO THE HEALTHY AGING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM.
SB1027 RELATING TO HEARING AIDS.
SB1028 RELATING TO RETIREMENT SAVINGS.
SB1029 RELATING TO AGING.
SB1030 RELATING TO ACTIVE AGING.
SB1031 RELATING TO HOMELESSNESS.
SB1032 RELATING TO HEALTH.
SB1040 RELATING TO SEX TRAFFICKING.
SB1048 RELATING TO SEXUAL HARASSMENT.
SB1052 RELATING TO TAXATION.
SB1053 RELATING TO GENERAL EXCISE TAX EXEMPTIONS.
SB1055 RELATING TO FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS.
SB1063 RELATING TO WIRELESS COMMUNICATION.