We are a volunteer-run, non-profit organization.  All of our team generously devote time and energy to manage our organization while also being active participants in our club activities. 

Board of Directors

Grace O'Dell

Annie Villareal
Vice President

Nicole West

Jason Fertig Treasurer

Malcolm Isely

Mel Latham
Hula Advocate

Jim Dimke
Head Coach

Manuel Delgado
Paddle Rep

Thu Nguyen Paddle Rep +
Race Coordinator

Hula Rep

Paddling Coaches

Jim Dimke
Head Coach

Kevin Gast
Keiki Program

Jane Holte

Dale Kerrigan

Lisa Phares
Race Coordinator

Alan Romero

Hula alaka'i (Instructors)

Marleen Bush
Kumu Hula

Heidi Woodward

Mel Latham

Serena Huerta

Non-profit Organization Information

Contact Info


2020-12-21 IRS Letter 501(c)3 Re-instated.pdf

IRS Determination Letter

Ke Kai is an approved 501(c)3 non-profit public charity and our most recent determination letter is available. 

2016-03-10 Ke Kai Bylaws (signed by the board).pdf

Bylaws, Approved March 6th 2016

It is good practice for a non-profit to periodically review and update its bylaws.  Ke Kai has begun a bylaws revision in 2021.