Hawaiʻi Regional Manager
Based on the island of Maui, Lauren serves as the Hawaiʻi Regional Manager and supports Surfrider Foundation chapters spread across four islands. Lauren has spent over a decade working to protect Hawaii's marine environment and volunteering with the Maui Chapter. She is passionate about saving beaches, speaking up for the ocean, and surfing perfect lefts.
Maui Fire Response Coordinator
Hanna supports Surfrider's post-fire environmental response efforts on Maui, including coastal water quality monitoring. Prior to Surfrider Foundation, Hanna spent 10 years working with Auwahi Forest Restoration Project where she focused on volunteer coordinator and restoration of Mauiʻs native forests and watersheds. In addition to her passion for Hawaiian plants and restoration ecology, she is a dedicated outrigger canoe paddler. She currently paddles for local canoe club Nā Kai `Ewalu Canoe Club.
There are three Surfrider Foundation chapters in Hawaiʻi (Kauaʻi, Oʻahu, and Maui). They all depend on a strong and diverse network of volunteers, partners, and members. From writing newsletters and leading front-line efforts, to hosting community events and sampling water quality, we need you! Contact your local chapter directly or click on the volunteer button below.