Waimea Hawaiian Homesteaders' Association
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Mike Hodson
Tricia "Kainoa" Hodson
Social Services Chair
About Waimea Hawaiian Homesteaders' Association
Waimea Hawaiian Homesteaders' Association is a 501(c)3 nonoprofit organization right here in Kamuela, HI. Founded in 1952 by the first homesteadersʻ in our region, we now have a membership of over 500.  The Waimea Hawaiian Homestead Region covers in excess of 27,000 acres of Homestead Lands on which 536 leases have been awarded. The Homestead is part of the Waimea Community which has a population of about 14,000 people of which roughly 40% are of Hawaiian decent. Waimea is a diverse traditional agriculture region, with strong opportunities from both its human and natural resources. The Waimea Hawaiian Homestead community is composed of land used for residential, agricultural, and pastoral purposes, as designated by the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act (HHCA). 
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Committed to helping our Hawaiian people
Risse Ala
Membership Committee Chair
Claren Kealoha-Beaudet
Native Health Board Chair
Sonny Shimaoka
Agricultural Board Chair 
Gerald Kauahi
Burial Council and Preservation Chair
Public Safety Chair
Kimo Hoopai
Pastoral Committee Chair 
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Kumu Micah Kamohoalii
Cultural Board Chair / Kūhiō Day Committee Chair
Other Positions...

Nani Lehano
Residential Committee Chair