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Blinding Diamonds

Blaine Ikaika Dutro
Executive Director

Olena Heu
President/Communications Director

Stephanie Mendieta 
Business Manager

Our Organization

For 77 years the Miss Hawaii Organization has produced the Miss Hawaii pageant and competition. Our team of skilled professionals is comprised solely and entirely by volunteers. We seek to empower, inspire and uplift women in Hawaii by providing educational opportunities, scholarships and career/life skills. The success of the program would not be possible without the expertise of our dedicated team!

Our Executive Team

Blaine Ikaika Dutro, Executive Director
Sheri Taflinger, Associate Director
Olena Heu, Communications Director
Stephanie Mendieta, Business Manager
Ray Abregano, Co-Producer
Marcelo Pacleb, Co-Producer
Jon Paul Akeo, Stage Manager
Jon Fujiwara, Program Book Producer
David Flad, Program Book/Production
Lani Kaaa, Judge's Chair
Ligaya Stice, Judge's Vice Chair
Dennis Momyer, Judge's Advisor
Bonnie Parsons, Awards Chair
Justin & Danica Amoroso-Kawamoto, Prize Coordinators
Dennis Guillermo, Hair & Makeup Director
Official Photographer: Halemano Photography


Miss Hawaii 2022

Download the 2022 Digital Program Book

Preliminary Competitions

Miss Ala Moana Organization

Contact: Paulette Fukumoto

Miss Hawaii Island Organization

Contact: Dustin Carvalho

Miss Kakaako Organization

Contact: JoNan Sagadraca

Miss Kona Coffee Organization

Contact: Ally Brown

Miss Latina Hawaii Organization

Nancy Ortiz & Gena Perry

Miss Maui Organization

Contact: Jenna Yap

Miss Windward Oahu Organization

Contact: Royce Campbell

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Mahalo, we will get back to you soon!

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