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CHARTER COMMISSION <br />Purpose: To study and review the Hawaii County Charter beginning in 1989 and every <br />tenth year thereafter. <br />Authority: Hawai'i County Charter, Section 15-3, titled Mandatory Charter Review., and <br />Chapter 50, Hawaii Revised Statutes. <br />Appointment: Mayor, with Council approval. Members shall hold office until the amendments <br />or charter are ratified or rejected. <br />Full Membership: Eleven (11) members. <br />Specific Representation: No more than six shall belong to the same political party. One member each <br />from Puna, Ka`u, Kona, Kohala, Hamakua, Hilo and five at -large. <br />Requirements: Hold at least one public hearing in each of the geographical areas of Puna, Ka`u, <br />Kona, Kohala, Hamakua, and Hilo. <br />Meetings: Monthly, second Friday of each month at the Hawaii County Council <br />Chambers, Hilo, at 1:30 p.m. Deviations allowed when pre -announced and <br />identified as "Special Meetings". <br />Financial Disclosure: Members must file Financial Disclosure within 20 working days of taking the <br />oath of office. Thereafter, annual disclosures must be filed on or before January <br />31. The disclosures are confidential and will be kept on file by the Board of <br />Ethics. County Code, Chapter 2, Section 2-91.1. <br />Qualities: <br />Respected by the community as being community -minded and oriented. Able to <br />focus on the community needs as a whole without catering <br />to special or self- <br />interest. <br />Current Members: <br />CD <br />Paul Hamano <br />1 <br />Christopher Roehrig <br />1 <br />Jennifer Zelko-Schlueter <br />1 <br />Douglass Shipman Adams <br />2 <br />Kevin Hopkins <br />2 <br />Bobby Jean Todd <br />2 <br />Marcie Saquing <br />3 <br />Donna Springer <br />4 <br />Michelle Gailmba <br />6 <br />Sarah Rice <br />8 <br />William C Bergin <br />9 <br />Secretary/Contact Person <br />Shannon Magnuson, Legislative Specialist — <br />Office of the County Clerk <br />(808) 961-8836 <br />Attorney Assigned: <br />J Yoshimoto, Deputy Corporation Counsel — <br />Office of the Corporation Counsel <br />(808) 961-8251 <br />Commission Analyst: <br />Jon Henricks, Deputy County Clerk — <br />Office of the County Clerk <br />(808) 961-8580 <br />*The information on this sheet is condensed. For full information see appropriate Sections of the County Charter, <br />County Code and/or Hawaii Revised Statutes. <br />