Ua ola loko i ke aloha Love gives life within.

Love is imperative to one’s mental and physical welfare.

Pat Englehard

Pat Englehard,President

Pat Englehard has been on the BISAC Board of Directors for 24 years and is its current President. She serves as Secretary for the Lyman House Museum, Vice President of the Friends of the Panaewa Zoo ... more

David Bishaw

David Bishaw,Vice President

David Bishaw has been on the BISAC Board of Directors for one year. David is a Plant and Soil Scientist working for the U.S. Geological Survey as a contractor through RCUH-HCSU ... more

Richard Henderson

Richard Henderson,Treasurer

Richard Henderson has been on the BISAC Board of Directors for 26 years. He is the Managing Member of Advanced Wireless Systems, LLC and the President and Director of HSC, Inc ... more

Richard Ryken

Richard Ryken,Secretary

Richard Ryken has been on the BISAC Board of Directors for 10 years and has been involved with Alcoholics Anonymous for 25 years. Rick is retired, with a background in Retail Management ... more

Judi Steinman, PhD

Judi Steinman, PhD

Judi is the Program Coordinator of the Master of Science in Clinical Psychopharmacology at UH Hilo’s Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy. ... more

Alice Davies, PhD

Alice Davies, PhD

Alice is an Associate Professor at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo’s School of Nursing and is the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program Director.  Even though she has been awarded ... more

Catherine Kamau

Catherine Kamau

Catherine is the Senior Marketing Specialist at HPM Building Supply.  She has been involved with New Hope Hawai‘i: Celebrate Recovery, ... more

Danny Paleka

Danny Paleka

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 ... more

Jane Webb

Jane Webb,Honorary Board Member

Jane Webb has been on the BISAC Board of Directors for 24 years. She retired as General Manager of International Travel Service after 16 years of service ... more

William Walter

William Walter,Honorary Board Member

Bill is the President of WH Shipman Limited.  He has been involved with the Boys and Girls Club of the Big Island, the Hawai‘i Island and ... more