The ALFH Board of Directors is deeply committed to the programs and activities of the Agriculture Leadership Foundation of Hawai‘i. Board terms are four years long and there is a rotation/succession plan in place to ensure effective and prepared leadership. Every board member serves on one or more standing or ad-hoc committees. Policy requires financial contribution from 100% of the board.

Taylor Kellerman
President
Director of Diversified Agriculture and Land Stewardship
Kualoa Ranch
Joey Char
Vice President
Land Asset Manager
Kamehameha Schools
Jesse Cooke
Treasurer
Vice President, Investments
Ulupono Initiative
Diane Ley
Secretary
Director
County of Hawai‘i Department of Research and Development
Mark Stoutemyer
Past President
Research Scientist/ Site Manager
Pioneer Hi-Bred Int’l -Kunia Research Center
Luisa Castro
Director
Statewide Agricultural Food Safety Program Manager
Hawai‘i Department of Agriculture
Donna Ching
Director
Retired Extension Specialist in Agricultural Leadership, CTAHR
Founder, Pacific Center for Collaboration
Michelle Galimba
Director
Rancher
Kuahiwi Ranch
David Kaapu
Director
Esquire
Private Practice
Sydney Keli‘ipuleole
Director, AG2019 Conference Chair
Retired Asset Management Director
Kamehameha Schools
Jerry Ornellas
Director
Owner and Operator
Agland Management LLC dba Jerry’s Farm
Jacob Tavares
Director
Manager
Kulolio Ranch
Matt Smith
Advisor
Accountant
CS Accounting & Tax Services, Inc.