ON THE MOVE
Armstrong Builders has announced that Gretchen Carnate has been named as project engineer, responsible for overall project coordination, quality control and material procurement. She was previously a project engineer for HK Construction and Su-Mo Builders. Prior to that, Carnate was a CAD technician at DRAFTECHi LLC and a project coordinator with Pacific Architects.
Attorney Mark M. Murakami has been named president of I’m A Bright Kid Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the late Ronald E. Bright in support of performing arts and education. Murakami, who serves as director at Damon Key Leong Kupchak Hastert has been a member of the foundation’s board of directors since 2016, and was mentored by Bright since 1987.
The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement has elected its board of directors: Hanalei Aipoalani, chairman; Blossom Feiteira, vice chairwoman; Lahela Williams, treasurer; and Lance C. Lanakila Holden, secretary. Michelle Kauhane will transition from president and chief executive officer to the loan fund committee upon hiring of her successor.