tsutsuiMember of the following committees:

WAM - Ways and Means (Vice-Chair)
EDH - Education and Housing
TSM - Tourism

Staff Contacts:

Wendy Kondo, Office Manager
(808)586-7344
Email

Jonathan Ching, Legislative Director
(808)586-7344
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Personal
  • Born: August 9, 1971 - Wailuku, Hawaii
  • Married to the former Lyndelle Lee, together they have three daughters, Mikayla, Kaylee and Kenna

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics, University of Hawaii at Manoa - 1994
  • Maui High School - 1989

Professional

  • Business Consultant, Atlas Insurance Agency, Inc. - 2008 to Present
  • Director of Marketing, Hawaii Investment Securities, LLC, a subsidiary of Wachovia Securities Financial Network - 2005 to Present
  • Owner/Operator, Keiki Time - 2001 to Present
  • Financial Advisor, UBS Paine Webber - 1998 to 2004
  • Financial Advisor, Prudential Securities - 1996 to 1998
  • Financial Advisor, Manulife Financial - 1994 to 1996

Elective Office

  • State Senate, State of Hawaii - 2002 to Present

Senate Leadership and Committee Membership

  • Majority Caucus Leader, Hawaii State Senate - 2003 to Present
  • Vice-Chair, Senate Committee on Ways and Means - 2005 to Present
  • Vice-Chair, Senate Committee on Intergovernmental and Military Affairs - 2007 to Present
  • Vice-Chair, Senate Committee on Tourism - 2003 to 2004
  • Member, Senate Committee on Ways and Means - 2003 to Present
  • Member, Senate Committee on Tourism and Government Operations - 2003 to Present
  • Member, Senate Committee on Health - 2003 to 2006
  • Member, Senate Committee on Education and Military Affairs - 2005 to 2006
  • Member, Senate Committee on Education - 2003 to 2004
  • Member, Senate Committee on Human Services - 2003 to 2004
Select Committee Assignment/Caucus Membership
  • Member, Joint House-Senate Task Force on Ice and Drug Abatement - 2003
  • Member, Keiki Caucus
  • Member, Kupuna Caucus

Community Activities

  • Member, Board of Directors, Maui Economic Opportunity, Inc. (MEO) - 2002 to 2007
  • Member, Maui Young Business Round Table - 2001 to present
  • Director, Maui Mall Merchants Association - 2001
  • Youth Tennis Coach, Wailuku Junior Tennis Club - 2000 to 2001
  • Coach, Maui High School Boys and Girls Tennis Teams - 1997 to 2001
  • Coach, Maui High School Boys Tennis Team - 1995 to 1996

Member of the Democratic party