Kate Stanley Elected Chair of Hawaii Democratic Party
From Hawaii Democratic Party, August 10, 2019
Let's give our heartfelt congratulations to our newly elected interim Democratic Party of Hawaii Chairperson, Ms. Kathleen Stanley (Kate)! Kate is a great visionary that will get things done. No one works harder or cares more than this dedicated lady. The party's future is bright!
2010: John Waihee Associate Kate Stanley Advisor to Abercrombie Transition Team
2011: Veteran Hawaii Democrat and former legislator Kate Stanley joined Abercrombie’s office as senior adviser
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Hawaii Democratic Party Chair Resigns—Regressive Leftist Gary Hooser Takes top Job?
Star-Adv, August 6, 2019: … In a letter distributed to party members this afternoon, Lopez said her new job as AARP executive director has historically been a non-partisan position, which means she must resign from her post as head of the state party….
The Democrats’ state central committee will hold a meeting Saturday at 10 a.m. at the party headquarters at 627 South St. to elect an interim party chairman or chairwoman, according to a memo circulated to party members. Candidates for the office are required to submit a candidate nomination form, according to the memo.
Lopez, 58, is a longtime party activist and a professional lobbyist who served as director of the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs under former Gov. Neil Abercrombie. She was elected to a two-year term as party chair in May 2018.
She is registered as a lobbyist this year for the online travel and booking company Expedia Inc., the Hawaii Captive Insurance Council and the Western Plant Health Association, according to records on file with the Hawaii State Ethics Commission….
read … Kealii Lopez resigns as state Democratic Party chairwoman