CHAIRPERSON’S REPORT

By Nelson Ho Candidate Bios for Executive Committee Election Candidates are listed in alphabetic order – Members should vote for 4 candidates. Chandelle Asuncion (none submitted) Jim Buck I am a long time Sierra Club member. During the 90s, I telephoned members in my district urging them to email their reps regarding bills in session … Read more

ELECTIONS

For Chapter Excom: Deborah J Ward Debbie is a conservation activist with a love of native forest wildlife, wild coastal open space and the geologic wilderness of lavascapes.  She has networked successfully with grass-roots activists to protect wild streams, Honoli`i, upland koa forests, and bird habitat, and has worked to improve management of Mauna Kea … Read more

WALLACE “BUD” DOTY

by Jan Moon Long time Moku Loa Group Executive Committee member and Outings leader, Wallace “Bud” Doty, died July 17, 2010 on the Big Island. A former Road Manager at Pahala Sugar Plantation, he had access to many gated, remote camping and wilderness areas.  He was a volunteer Red Cross teacher and many MLG outings … Read more

ROBERTA BRASHEAR-KAULFERS RECEIVES NATIONAL SIERRA CLUB AWARD

Roberta Brashear-Kaulfers was selected by the Honors and Awards Committee to receive the National Sierra Club’s Special Achievement Award for 2006. This award honors an individual Sierra Club member, committee, group or chapter for a single act of particular importance dedicated to conservation or to the Club. Roberta was flown to San Francisco and received … Read more

ED CLARK’S PASSING

By Phil Barnes On Saturday, May 6th long time Sierra Club activist Ed Clark passed away from a long term illness. He had been very active in both the Moku Loa Group Conservation Committee and as a past member of the Executive Committee. His fundraising ability helped to allow the club to pursue its long … Read more