Executive Leadership

ANGELA AMELING

Chief Operating Officer, Arcadia

Angie’s Arcadia tenure began in early 2017 with her role as the Programs Manager. Angela holds a Master’s degree in Museum Education from George Washington University and an undergraduate degree in Art. She is passionate about contributing to her community and has worked in non-profit museums and cultural institutions for the past decade. At the young age of 7, she learned to knit and crochet from her great grandmother and to this day is proud to carry on the family tradition of crafting heirlooms. Angela grew up in Las Vegas and is married to a local Pearl City boy, Ryan Blanchard. Angela and her husband have lived on Oahu since 2006.

MIMI ANDRIAN

Director of Compliance, Compensation, and Benefits

Mimi joined the Arcadia Family of Companies in 1997 and has been the Compliance Officer since 1999. She provides advisory, interpretive, analytical, and operational Human Resources services to assist the family of companies. Mimi maintains a Certificate in Healthcare Compliance (CHC), a Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS) from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), a Society of Human Resources Management Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP), and a Certified Payroll Professional (CPP). Mimi received her Certificate in Health Care Administration from the University of Hawaii West Oahu. Prior to the Arcadia Family of Companies, Mimi’s experience includes banking, retail, and trucking. Mimi is originally from Indiana, and moved to Hawaii in the early 1980s. She is married to Ray, and they enjoy family time and being active in the community.

MICHAEL CHONG

Chief Information Officer

Michael has been with the Arcadia Family of Companies since 2007. He is responsible for the oversight of all IT related systems that include hardware, software, telecommunications, networking, and security. Michael received his Bachelor of Arts from Pacific University and obtained his Master of Science in Information Systems at Northwestern University. Prior to joining the family of companies, Michael worked for 8 years in healthcare as a Systems Administrator and Engineer for MedQuist, Inc. In his free time, Michael enjoys training for marathons, playing tennis, and spending time with his wife, Michelle and two children, Noa and Mia.

LISA HANEDA

Director of Marketing

Lisa was born and raised in Honolulu. The oldest of two girls, Lisa graduated from Roosevelt High School and the University of Redlands in California. Lisa joined the Sales team at 15 Craigside 2011 and then became the Director of Marketing for the Arcadia Family of Companies in 2014. She believes in the family of companies’ mission and values, and she enjoys being able to share them with others. At home, she is loved and supported by husband Galen, two sons Sam and Seth, and their dog Lulu.

LORRI KOBATA

Director of Talent Acquisition & Employee Development

Lorri was born in Germany and raised on Oahu. Lorri has a Business degree from the University of Hawaii and over 20 years of experience in Human Resources management within the banking and hotel industries. She also has background in executive search, recruiting managers for business organizations throughout the State of Hawaii. Lorri and husband, Les have twin daughters, Jenna and Kelsi.

BREE KOMAGOME

Chief Operating Officer, 15 Craigside

Bree received a B.A. in Economics and a B.A. in Biological Anthropology from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She returned home and received a J.D. in Environmental Law from the William S. Richardson School of Law. Through her varying careers Bree has found her passion for serving others and the community. She and her husband Alan live in Moanalua valley where they enjoy raising their son Tydon (7) and daughter Tharie (4).

VIVIAN LAI

Chief Financial Officer

Vivian joined Arcadia in October 2009 and served as the Controller from July 2010 through 2018. Vivian oversees the accounting and reporting of all financial transactions of Arcadia Community Services and all subsidiary companies. Vivian is a Certified Public Accountant with 12 years of experience in public accounting. She was an audit manager at Grant Thornton LLP prior to joining Arcadia. Her experience in accounting and auditing includes assignments covering various industries with focus on not-for-profit organizations. She received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from the University of Hawaii at Mānoa. Vivian was born and raised in Hong Kong. She is married to Ken and they have two sons, Owen and Julian.

SUZIE SCHULBERG

President & CEO

Suzie has been with the Arcadia Family of Companies since 2001. Born and raised in Hawaii, Suzie is a licensed Nursing Home Administrator and Assisted Living Administrator. She received her bachelor’s degree from Santa Clara University and her MBA from Hawaii Pacific University. She also has an Advanced Certificate in Gerontology from the University of Hawaii at Mānoa. She was selected as a Pacific Century Fellow in 2010 and named as one of PBN’s Forty Under 40 in 2014. Suzie is a member of the Hawaii Pacific Gerontological Society and a member of the Policy Advisory Board for Elder Affairs. In her free time, Suzie enjoys family time and going on hikes.

JOYCE NISHIKAWA

Executive Secretary

Joyce holds a Legal Secretarial Degree from Canon’s Business College. She was a legal secretary for 24 years before starting with Arcadia in 2005. Joyce is a Notary Public since 1989. Her primary responsibilities are to assist and support the President & CEO, CFO, Board, and the senior leadership team. Joyce has two daughters. Erin is a registered nurse living in Pennsylvania and Jill is at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Honolulu. In her free time, Joyce enjoys her daily walks with her 80 pound golden retriever, Riley. As an “empty nester,” her interests have evolved to gardening and traveling.

STACEY YOUNG

Chief Operating Officer, Home and Community Based Programs

Stacey joined the Arcadia Family of Companies in 2015 as the Program Director for the Central Union Church Adult Day Care & Day Health Center. She received her B.A. in Communications from California State University Fullerton and graduated with her MBA from Shidler College of Business through the Distance Learning Executive MBA program. Stacey’s work with a local non-profit on Maui was eye-opening in terms of the need for senior care and services in the community and fueled her drive to be a part of an organization that strives to provide quality care. In her spare time Stacey enjoys spending time with her husband Kevin, son Connor and English Bulldog Hank.