Association of Hawaiian Evangelical Churches

Committee on Ministry



AHEC's Committee on Ministry consists of seven members who oversee and prepare for student in-care status, ordinations, installations, ecclesiastical councils and reviews.


The Committee on Ministry through development of programs for professional growth, continuing education, personal support and denominational relationships, shall be responsible for matters relating to support of the Kahu in the Association and recruitment and nurturing of students of Hawaiian ancestry interested in entering the ministry, as defined in Section 1.2.2 hereof.



Loke Kamanu (East Hawaii extra term 2022) 

Joycelyn Costa (East Maui extra term 2022)  

Vacant (Oahu 2023) 

Vacant (Molokai 2023) 

Maile Baird (Kauai 2nd term 2023) 

Wayne Higa (West Maui 2nd term 2024) 

Sam Masilamoney (West Hawaii 1st term 2024) 


Ex-Officio – Brian Welsh AHEC Luna Ho’omalu 

Ex-Officio – Wendell Davis – Papa Makua