Coffee with Kevin Chang

A special Coffee With Shay this Father’s Day.  Featuring the man himself, my own father Kevin Chang.. or as I call him, “Dad.”  Many know him as Coach Kevin or even Mr. Chang.  For this reason, I have been coined “Kevin Chang’s daughter.”  As much as I complain about this, I wouldn’t have it any other way. Kevin Chang.  Where […]

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Coffee With Shayne Leong

Change-maker: Shayne Leong Coffee of Choice: A macchiato.. a true macchiato Age: 25 Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaiʻi Current Location: South Lake Union in Seattle, WA Education: Moanalua High School; B.S. in Business and Economics from University of Oregon in Eugene, OR Career: He currently works at Amazon as a Program Manager in Corporate Gift Card Operations. What do you do […]

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Coffee with Brenda Asuncion

The conservation of the environment and Hawaiʻi’s loko iʻa . . . Change-maker: Brenda Asuncion Coffee of Choice: Home-made french press.  For an extra kick: a soy latte.  For an even greater kick: a dirty chai. Hometown: Waipiʻo, Hawaiʻi Education: ‘Iolani High School; B.A. in Biology with a focus in Marine Biology from Occidental College […]

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Coffee with Nicole Ng

Change-Maker: Nicole Ng Age: 25 Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaiʻi Education: Sacred Hearts Academy in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi; B.S. in Electrical Engineering with a minor in Math from Seattle University in Seattle, Washington Profession: Electrical Engineer Coffee of Choice: Green Tea Latte Where do you work? I am currently working at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard. I am a […]

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Coffee with Preston Haʻo

Change-maker: Preston Haʻo Instagram/Twitter Handle: @thatshao Age: 26 Hometown: ʻAiea, Hawaiʻi Education: Kamehameha High School – Kapālama; B.S. in Sociology with Minor in Business from University of Oregon Current Position: Designer + Production Coordinator for Fitted Hawaii Coffee of Choice: Cold Brew, Extra Shot of Aloha. Hold the straw. What does a day in your life look like?  It depends.  I […]

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Coffee with Randi Fernandez

Change-maker: Randi Fernandez Hometown: ʻĀina Haina, Hawaiʻi.  However, she’s grown up around the world. Five years in Springfield, Virginia; one year in Oakland, California; two years in Okinawa, Japan; three years in Misawa, Japan; and back to Oʻahu, Hawaiʻi to finish high school at Kamehameha Schools. Education: Travel Industry Management, B.S. from University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa; […]

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Coffee With Julyen Kaluna

Change-maker: Julyen Kaluna Age: 23 Hometown: Honolulu, HI Instagram: @juju.julyen / @honestly.juju Education: Hawaiian Studies, A.A. & Liberal Arts, A.A. from Kapiʻolani Community College; currently studying Hawaiian Studies and Creative Writing at University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Coffee of Choice: Caramel frappe with no whip from Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf What is do you specialize […]

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Coffee With Me

Change-maker: Shaylen Chang Age: 25 Hometown: Honolulu, HI Instagram: @shayyylen / @shaylenchang Education: Digital Arts, B.S. with minors in Western Art History and Business from University of Oregon; Communication, M.A. from University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Coffee of Choice: Soy vanilla latte – hot or iced.  For a treat, iced soy caramel macchiato with extra caramel drizzle.  During […]

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Coffee With Shay

Keeping up with the change-makers of the world. Exploring the inspirations of the entrepreneurs, go-getters, innovators, and influencers working to make a positive change in today’s society Change-maker: Noun. A person who works actively to effect positive social change. Source: Oxford Dictionary

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