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David Matsuura (D)

2nd Senatorial District
Hawaii State Capitol, Room 203
415 South Beretania Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone 808-586-7788 ; Fax 808-586-7792

Professional Experience
State Senator, 1998 - 2000
Orchid Isle Nursery, President/Owner, 1985 - Present
Umikoa Ranch, General Manager/Corp. Secretary, 1990 - Present
A&O International Corp., Project Manager/Corp. Secretary, 1990 - Present
Ala Kai Realty, Real Estate Associate, 1991 - 1995
University of California, Davis, Computer Sales, 1985
Professional Affiliations (Past & Present)
Big Island Dendrobium Growers Assoc., VP, President, member
Big Island Association of Nurserymen, Director, member
Hawaii Farm Bureau, member
Hawaii Forest Industry Assoc.,VP,  member
Hawaii Forest Stewardship Committee DLNR, member
Hawaii Florist Shipper Assoc., member
Japanese Chamber of Commerce, Director, member
National Federation of Independent Businesses, member
USDA/FSA County Operating Committee, member, Vice Chair

Community Activities

Gideons International, member
Good News Prison Ministries, Presidents Council
Hilo Union Elementary School PTA, member
Hilo Union & Waiakea Elementary School Safety Board, member
New Hope Christrian Fellowship, council, member
Salvation Army, Advisory Board

Education:  University of California, Davis, B.S. Agricultural Economics, B.S. Managerial Economics, Hilo High School

Committees:  Government Operations and Housing (Vice Chair); Commerce and Consumer Protection; Water, Land, and Hawaiian Affairs