Aunty Cathie Alana has been living in Waianae since the early 80ʻs. She has had the privilege of working with disenfranchised kanaka for over 35 years. Helping those suffering from chemical dependency, mental illness, houselessness, HIV, Hepatitis, incarceration and domestic violence.
Aunty Cathie has a bachelor's degree in liberal studies and Native Hawaiian social issues. The delivery of Hawaiian practices is her kuleana in Nation Building. Her personal motto is “Iʻm a guest in your process.”