Honolulu, Hawaii


RE: GOV. MSG. NO. 193




Honorable Colleen Hanabusa

President of the Senate

Twenty-Fifth State Legislature

Regular Session of 2010

State of Hawaii




Your Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection, to which was referred Governor's Message No. 193, submitting for study and consideration the nomination of:


Real Estate Commission


G.M. No. 193


for a term to expire 6-30-2014,


begs leave to report as follows:


Your Committee received testimony in support of this nomination from the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, a member of the Real Estate Commission, Hawaii Association of REALTORS, and Red Monarch Communications LLC. A personal statement and resume were received from the nominee. Written testimony presented to the Committee may be reviewed on the Legislature's website.


Upon review of the testimony, your Committee finds that the nominee's experience in the profession of real estate, commitment to public service, and proven leadership on the Real Estate Commission qualify her for reappointment to the Real Estate Commission. Your Committee notes that the nominee's real estate expertise and her leadership in local volunteer organizations make her a valuable contributor as a Commissioner. She currently serves as Vice President of the Laws and Rules Committee, one of the Commission's three standing committees, and as a result has a keen knowledge of the laws and rules and their impact on the duties of the Commission. Your Committee further finds that this nominee has been reappointed to the Real Estate Commission based on her knowledge, experience, and commitment to public service.


As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection that is attached to this report, your Committee, after full consideration of the background, experience, and qualifications of the nominee, has found the nominee to be qualified for the position to which nominated and recommends that the Senate advise and consent to the nomination.


Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection,