Anne Frederick
Executive Director

 

Elif Beall
Communications + Development Director

 
Tiare Lawrence Community Organizer, People's Congress Coordinator

Tiare Lawrence

Community Organizer,
People's Congress Coordinator

 

Patricia Wistinghausen
Administrative Coordinator

Anne Frederick
Executive Director

Anne Frederick comes to HAPA with over 14 years of experience in nonprofit management and programming. Anne co-founded the planning and design non-profit organization, Hester Street Collaborative (HSC) in 2001 on the Lower East Side of Manhattan where she worked on a variety of land-use campaigns locally and citywide.  Anne lives and farms with her partner on their family homestead in Anahola, Kaua`i.

Contact:

Phone: (808) 212-9616 x1

Email: anne@hapahi.org

 


Elif Beall
Communications + Development Director

Elif Beall is a co-founder of the Hawai`i Alliance for Progressive Action (HAPA). She has been involved in environmental and social justice movements for most of her life.  Elif graduated from U.C. Berkeley with a degree in Peace and Conflict Studies, and from the George Washington University Law School (with Honors). In addition to working for HAPA, Elif has been a licensed attorney in Hawai`i since 2006. Before her legal career, she worked as an environmental sustainability consultant.

Contact:

Phone: (808) 212-9616 x2

Email: ebeall@hapahi.org 

 


Tiare Lawrence
Community Organizer and People's Congress Coordinator

Tiare Lawrence is a Native Hawaiian organizer and activist from Maui. She cofounded the “Aloha `Aina Project”, a Native Hawaiian organization focused on raising awareness about resource stewardship issues and engaging Native Hawaiians to vote. She was a lead organizer for the historic Aloha `Aina March in August 2015 which drew 10,000 people to march through the streets of Waikiki, Hawai`i’s tourist hub, to demand more protections for Hawaii's sacred sites and agricultural lands. Tiare is a graduate of HAPA’s inaugural Kuleana Academy, and ran for state House of Representatives seat in 2016 election season.

Contact:

Phone: (808) 212-9616 x4

Email: tiare@hapahi.org


Patricia Wistinghausen
Administrative Coordinator

Patricia Wistinghausen is from the island of Kaua`i, and in addition to her position with HAPA, is actively involved in a number of health and public safety groups. Currently, she's serving on the Board of Directors for the Kaua`i Rural Health Association (KRHA), is the Coordinator for the Kaua`i Violence Prevention Coalition (KVPC) and was a founding member and on the first Board of Directors for the non-profit, Emergency Management Professionals of Hawai`i (EMP-HI). Patricia is a graduate of the University of Hawai`i - West O`ahu and has a Bachelors in Public Administration with Concentrations in Disaster Preparedness Emergency Management and Justice Administration.

Contact:

Phone: (808) 212-9616 x0

Email: patricia@hapahi.org