Karen Awana
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Karen Awana

Republican

American politician

Nanakuli, Hawaii
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Karen Awana

American politician
Summary
Experience
8
Years of Experience
HIResidence (state)

Karen Leinani Awana is an American politician and a former Democratic member of the Hawaii House of Representatives, representing District 43. Her term ended on November 4, 2014. Awana served consecutively from January 2007 until 2013 in the District 44 seat. Awana changed parties on December 19, 2007.

Experience

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 4)  
Majority Floor Leader
Hawaii State House of Representatives
2012 - 2014
Representative
Hawaii State House of Representatives
2006 - 2014
Changed Parties
Republican to Democrat
2007
Legislative Advisor
Pacific American Foundation
2014 - Current

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 12)  
Chair
Waianae Coast Weed and Seed
Founder
Waianae Coast Weed and Seed
Host
Waianae Olelo Show
Member
Waianae Coast Neighborhood Board
Member
Nanakuli High and Intermediate School Community Council
Member
Ko Olina Training Fund Board
Former Member
Economic Development and Business Committee, Hawaii State House of Representatives
Former Member
Education Committee, Hawaii State House of Representatives
Former Member
Veterans, Military, & International Affairs, & Culture and the Arts Committee, Hawaii State House of Representatives
Former Member
Higher Education Committee, Hawaii State House of Representatives
Former Member
Tourism Committee, Hawaii State House of Representatives
Former Member
Agriculture Committee, Hawaii State House of Representatives