Hawaii Broadband Assistance Advisory Council
The Broadband Assistance Advisory Council (BAAC) was created to advise the director of the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) on policy and funding priorities to promote and encourage use of telework alternatives for public and private employees, and to expedite deployment of affordable and accessible broadband services in Hawaii.
|Members of the Broadband Assistance Advisory Council are appointed by the Senate President and the Speaker of the House. The members are:
Catherine Awakuni Colón (BAAC Chair) Director, State of Hawaii Department of Commerce & Consumer Affairs Sen. Gilbert Keith-Agaran Sen. Rosalyn H. Baker Rep. Nadine K. Nakamura Rep. Kyle T. Yamashita Douglas Murdock State of Hawaii Office of Enterprise Technology Services Mike McCartney State of Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development & Tourism Lynn Araki-Regan State of Hawaii Department of Transportation Jules Ung County of Hawaii Department of Information Technology Tony Velasco City and County of Honolulu Department of Information Technology Bryan Ito AT&T Gregg Fujimoto Spectrum Oceanic, LLC John Komeiji Hawaiian Telcom, Inc. Wendee Hilderbrand Hawaiian Electric Co., Inc.
Reports to the BAAC
2012: Broadband Adoption Game Plan Special report from the Broadband Adoption Work Group