Director for the Institute for Sustainability, UHERO Research Fellow and Professor of Urban and Regional Planning
Ph.D., Economics, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2007
M.A., Economics, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2005
B.A., International Relations, Stanford University, 2002
Environmental planning, energy and climate change policy, resource management, system modeling
“Amid the growing threat of sea-level rise and coastal erosion of oceanfront communities around the world, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa researchers delved deeper into
Effective and equitable coastal decision-making under sea level rise requires managing for multiple coastal uses and values. A new publication led by UHERO’s Environmental Policy and Planning
By Leah Bremer, Makena Coffman, Alisha Summers, Lisa Kelley, and Billy Kinney “That whole experience of bonding, the family, the fresh air, that’s so critical.