By Act 43, the Preceptor Credit Assurance Committee (PCAC) was established within the Department of Health and tasked with developing the documentation process and qualifications for the committee to certify a preceptor for the tax credit.

Hawai‘i Department of Health (DoH)
Lorrin J. Kim, Chief, Office of Planning, Policy, and Program Development

Hawai‘i Department of Taxation (DoTax)
Ted S. Shiraishi, Administrative Rules Officer

Jerris Hedges, Dean

Chaminade University of Honolulu
Pamela Smith, Associate Dean, School of Nursing and Health Professions

Hawai‘i Pacific University:
Jessica Nishikawa, Associate Dean, School of Nursing

University of Hawai‘i at Hilo:
Jeannette Ayers-Kawakami, Director, School of Nursing

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa:
Clementina Ceria-Ulep, Interim Dean and Professor, School of Nursing
Rick Ramirez, Interim DNP Program Director, AGPCNP Specialty Program Coordinator

Osteopathic Medicine
Stephen Bradley, Regional Director of Medical Education

Miriam Mobley Smith, Interim Dean

Hilo Residency
Jennifer Walker, Acting Program Director

Kaiser Residency
Jennifer Katada, Program Director

Academic Subcommittee

Lee Buenconsejo-Lum, Designated Institutional Official and GME Director
Holly Olson, Assistant Professor
Crystal Costa, Program Specialist
April McConnell, Assistant to Dean Hedges
Nuela Mead, Assistant to Dean Hedges
Jill Omori, Director of Predoctoral Education

Hawai‘i Pacific University:
Jennifer Baumstark, Online Graduate Program Chair
Jo Wakayama, FNP Coordinator
Liane Wong, Assistant to the Dean

University of Hawai‘i at Hilo:
Rebecca D’haem, Academic Support
Darren Higa, Administrative Support and Fiscal Officer
Bobbi Kelii, BSN Coordinator – O‘ahu Cohort

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa:
Wendy Suetsugu, Director for Clinical Placement & Operations

Osteopathic Medicine
Leah Asano, ATSU Program Manager

Lara Gomez, Director of Clinical Education

Kaiser Residency
Samantha Kojima, Undergraduate Medical Education Coordinator and Professional Development

Administrative Subcommittee

Hawai‘i/Pacific Basin Area Health Education Center (AHEC)
Kelley Withy, Director
Rhonda Roldan, Rural Health Coordinator

Hawai‘i State Center for Nursing (HSCN)
Laura Reichhardt, Director
Amy Ono, Administrative and Fiscal Support