igeMember of the following committees:

HTH - Health (Chair)
CPN - Commerce and Consumer Protection (Vice-Chair)
EDT - Economic Development and Technology

Senator Ige's 20-year vision (submitted to GrassrootInstitute.org)


  • Born: January 15, 1957
  • Married, wife Dawn
  • Three children; Lauren, Amy, and Matthew.


  • University of Hawaii, MBA Decision Sciences 1985
  • University of Hawaii, BS Electrical Engineering 1979
  • Pearl City High School

Political Office

  • State House of Representatives from 1986 - 1993
  • State Senate since 1994.


  • Vice President of Engineering, NetEnterprise
  • Project Manager, Pihana Pacific
  • Senior Administrator, GTE Hawaiian Tel (now Verizon Hawaii)
  • Electronics Engineer/Analyst, Pacific Analysis Corporation


  • Pearl City Community Association
  • Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
  • Newtown Estates Community Association

Member of the Democratic party