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Meet our Counselors and Advisors

Counseling, Advising and Support Services Center

Jeanne Batallones, Counselor
Email: jbatallo@hawaii.edu
Majors: Liberal Arts
Other Groups:
Coordinator/Reporter: Bayanihan Club at UHH Co-Advisor

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Saesha Bohol-Perez, Advisor
Email: saeshabp@hawaii.edu
Majors: All Majors, Unclassified

Karen Crowell, Counselor
Email: kcrowell@hawaii.edu
Majors: Agriculture, Architectural Engineering and CAD Technologies, Auto Body Repair and Painting, Automotive Mechanics, Carpentry, Culinary Arts, Electrical Installation and Maintenance, Electronics, Diesel Mechanics, Forest TEAM, and Machine Welding and Industrial Mechanics
Other Groups: Phi Theta Kappa
Coordinator/Reporter: Alpha Psi Epsilon Co-Advisor

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Kenoalani Dela Cruz, Counselor
Email: noa@hawaii.edu
Majors: Fire Science, Nursing (RN and LPN), and Liberal Arts with a Nursing Emphasis
Other Groups: Phi Theta Kappa
Coordinator/Reporter: Department Chair, Alpha Psi Epsilon Lead Advisor

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Grace Funai, Counselor
Email: gfunai@hawaii.edu
Majors: On Sabbatical Leave
Coordinator/Reporter:

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Glenn-Dee Kuwaye, Counselor
Email: gkuwaye@hawaii.edu
Majors: Running Start and Early Admissions Students
Coordinator/Reporter: Outreach and Recruitment Coordinator

 

Shayna Fuerte, Counselor
Email: sfuerte@hawaii.edu
Majors: Running Start and Early Admissions Students, RISE Program First Year Freshmen
Coordinator/Reporter: GEAR UP, RISE Program

 
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Larissa Leslie, Student Life Coordinator
Email: larissa8@hawaii.edu
Majors: Administration of Justice, Digital Media Arts, Early Childhood Education, Human Services, Liberal Arts, Substance Abuse, Natural Sciences (Biological and Physical Science)
Coordinator/Reporter: New Student Orientation

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Kaleopono Quintana, Counselor
Email: kaleopon@hawaii.edu
Majors: Accounting, Business Technology, Information Technology, Liberal Arts, Marketing, Hawaiian Studies, Hawaiian Lifestyles
Coordinator/Reporter: Conflict Resolution

  
  

Mental Health and Personal Development Service

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Kate De Soto, Mental Health Therapist LCSW
Email: kdesoto@hawaii.edu
Other Groups: Clinical services are available for any Hawai'i CC student.
Coordinator/Reporter: Mental Wellness and Personal Development Service

Career and Job Development Center

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Helen Nishimoto, Counselor
Email: hschoneb@hawaii.edu
Coordinator/Reporter: Career and Job Development Center

Hāʻawi Kōkua Program for Students with Disabilities

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Mari Giel, Counselor
Email: marigiel@hawaii.edu
Majors: All majors for Students with Disabilities
Other Groups: Students with disabilities including Chapter 31 Veterans, and those exiting drug treatment and/or correctional facilities
Coordinator/Reporter: Hāʻawi Kōkua Program, Kōkua Technology Lab

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Randiann Tokeshi, Advisor
Email: rtokeshi@hawaii.edu
Majors: All majors for Students with Disabilities
Other Groups: Hāʻawi Kōkua Program, Kōkua Technology Lab Assistant