About Us

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Every individual on the UH West Oʻahu Information Technology team brings a wealth of experience and depth of knowledge in their respective fields of expertise. Together, we form a highly skilled team that can meet the challenges of keeping the campus safe from malicious threats; supporting academic pursuits; and providing access to the best technology available.

Mission Statement

The Information Technology department at University of Hawai‘i West O‘ahu is dedicated to providing secure, innovative, and reliable technology solutions that promote academic excellence and efficient administrative processes for faculty, staff, and students. We strive to create a technology environment that is accessible, user-friendly, and fosters collaboration and creativity.

Our Team

IT Director

Therese Nakadomari

IT Director

(808) 689-2414

Kelli Maeno

Administrative Assistant

(808) 689-2422

User Support

Kylie Lum

Help Desk Specialist

(808) 689-2428

Multimedia Audio/Visual Services

Cherl Kina

AV & Project Manager

(808) 689-2417

Jarrett Lucero

Media/Audio Visual Specialist

(808) 689-2427

Cybersecurity Services

Chad Miyashiro


(808) 689-2419

Infrastructure Support

Mark Young

Server/Network Administrator

(808) 689-2416

Janna Yamashita

Network and Telecom Administrator

(808) 689-2420

Applications & Database Support

John Ly

Applications & Database Lead

(808) 689-2425

Erin Kim

Applications & Database

(808) 689-2423

IT Help Desk Support

IT Help Desk Reception

(808) 689-2411

Help Request Form

If you would like to report an incident, issue, or complaint about a UH West Oʻahu IT staff member or the Help Desk, please email Therese Nakadomari. Your report will be kept confidential and will be reviewed immediately.