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Chair: Kate Zane

The Staff Development Committee (SDC) plans and coordinates faculty and staff development activities and administers professional development endeavors. Its three primary activities include:

SDC issues grants for staff development activities. (Click on the above link for the application forms).

Professional Development Opportunities
SDC plans programs for the college that offer professional development opportunities to faculty and staff. (Click on the above link for the latest workshop announcements)

SDC raises monies for staff development activities through an annual fundraising event at the WCC Ho'olaulea. (Click on the above link to go directly to the UH Foundation WCC giving page).







Karen Cho

CUPA-HR Annual Conference. Las Vegas, NV.

Oct. 27-29, 2013


Mariko Kershaw

2013 Hawaii Library Association Conference. Honolulu, HI (presenter)

Nov. 9, 2013


Sarah Hodell

Western Region American Counselors Association Conference. Reno, NV

Nov. 7-9, 2013


Kelly Fujino

Federal Education Grant Conference.  Las Vegas, NV,

Dec. 4-6, 2013


Sharon Nakagawa

Federal Education Grant Conference.  Las Vegas, NV,

Dec. 4-6, 2013


Robert Barclay

Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference, Seattle, WA (presenter)

Feb. 26-Mar. 1, 2014


Kathleen French

League for Innovation in the Community College.  Anaheim, CA

March 2-5, 2014


Jenny Webster

National Association of Developmental Education (NADE).  Dallas, TX

March 6-8, 2014


Ann Lemke

American Counseling Association Annual Conference. Honolulu, HI

March 28-30, 2014


Toni Martin

Hawai’i Museums Association Conference: Museums 20/20 Vision & Visitors. Honolulu, HI

April 24-26, 2014


Lance Uyeda

Council for Opportunity in Education Student Support Service, Proposal Writing Workshop. Chicago, IL

May 8-9, 2014


Jamie Boyd

11th Annual Nutrition and Health Conference. Dallas, TX

May 5-7, 2014


Frank Palacat

WASC Assessment Leadership Academy. Pomona & Oakland, CA

June 2-6, August 4-8, 2014


P. Kalawaia Moore

Calvo Woodworking and Wood Carving School. Gloucester, MA

June 9-13, 2014

$200*+ *Chancellor’s Funding

Heipua Kaopua

10th International Conference on Self-Study of Teacher Education Practices. East Sussex, England (presenter)

Aug.3-7, 2014



Administrative Services Dept. per Karen Cho

Time 4 Change Customer Service Workshop.  WCC, Kaneohe, HI

April 25, 2014








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