*Works under the direction of a Hawaii-licensed attorney

Education and Certification

University of Hawai`i (B.A., Education)
USC Certified Trainer for DDI/Interaction Management Training
Dale Carnegie graduate


Arlene has more than 30 years of experience in human resources in Hawai`i, implementing policies and programs for all levels of the organization, from executive management to union employees.

Her responsibilities have encompassed recruiting, training, product knowledge, career development, community relations, employee relations, payroll, benefit administration, and labor relations issues. She has participated in corporate restructuring and rebranding, mergers and acquisitions, HRIS conversions, and labor negotiations.

Arlene provides training and consultation in:

Prior Experience
Professional Activities and Experience

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
SHRM Hawaii

ATD (Association for Talent Development) Hawaii Chapter

Hawaii State Award of Excellence Examiner (1998)