The Kauai County Committee on the Status of Women

Develops information concerning the status of women within the County of Kauai as the State Commission on the Status of Women requires or as the Committee deems advisable. The County Committee, along with the Hawaii State Commission on Status of Women (HSCSW) works for equality for women and girls in the state by acting as a catalyst for positive change through advocacy, education, collaboration and program development.

The Committee on the Status of Women consists of not-less than 7 at-large members appointed by the Mayor to staggered 4 yr. terms. 2 Ex-Officio members include County Attorney and County Representative on the State Commission on the Status of Women.

For more information about the duties and responsibilities of the Committee on the Status of Women, please refer to http://humanservices.hawaii.gov/hscsw/

Meeting Time/Location:  5:00pm, Meeting Room 2A/2B, 3rd Wednesday of each month

Voices of American Women Survey

National Association of Commissions for Women. We want to hear from you. Fill out the Voices of American Women Survey.Your opinion matters and we want to hear from you!

The National Association of Commissions for Women (NACW) has launched a "Voices of American Women" survey that’s designed to identify important issues that affect your daily lives at home, in the workplace, problems that are important to you. Help us prioritize these issues that could lead to change and assist women and families on Kauaʻi and across the United States. The NACW will collate the data into a national report and publish it in 2020 in time for the 100th Anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment. Your voice has the potential to impact legislation, polices, funding of local programs and many other facets of services for women.

The survey is available until December 31, 2019 and takes about 15 - 20 minutes, just click on the link below to start! Must be 18 years or older.

Voices of American Women Survey

 

Contact Information

Committee on the Status of Women
c/o Office of Boards & Commissions
4444 Rice Street, Suite 150
Lihue, HI  96766

Phone: (808) 241-4919
Fax: (808) 241-5127

Members

  • Sharon Lasker, Chair
  • Patricia Wistinghausen, Vice Chair
  • Edith Ignacio-Neumiller, Secretary
  • Kathy Crowell, Treasurer
  • Regina Carvalho
  • Erika Valente
  • Darcie Yukimura
  • Lisa Ellen Smith, Ex-Officio, Hawaii State Commission on the Status of Women Kauai Representative

Agendas

posted Monday, May 6, 2019
Committee on the Status of Women
posted Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Committee on the Status of Women
posted Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Committee on the Status of Women
posted Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Committee on the Status of Women
posted Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Committee on the Status of Women

Minutes

posted Friday, May 17, 2019
Committee on the Status of Women Minutes
posted Thursday, April 18, 2019
Committee on the Status of Women Minutes
posted Thursday, March 21, 2019
Committee on the Status of Women Minutes
posted Thursday, February 21, 2019
Committee on the Status of Women Minutes

Document Disclaimer

The documents on this webpage are being provided as a courtesy and a public service by the County of Kauaʻi. Users should confirm the accuracy with the official copy available at the Office of Boards and Commissions. While the County of Kauaʻi will strive to keep the information accurate and up-to-date, those people needing an official, accurate and up-to-date copy of documents on this webpage should obtain a hard copy from the Office of Boards and Commissions.