Danny Paleka is a former Hawaii County Council member and the current operator of Da Log House Bed & Breakfast. For many years, Danny has been a huge support of the Big Island Substance Abuse Council. He has volunteered in many capacities and currently volunteers with Hui Malama Keiki an organization that helps children with severe illnesses. Mr. Paleka stated that he was inspired to participate as a board member because of “ seeing family and friends helped by BISAC.” During his free time he enjoys fishing, carpentry, and gardening. Danny indicated that his favorite virtue is loyalty and that his biggest hero is his grandfather.