Marc Alexander Named HMA Executive Director

Dr. Michael Champion and the Council of the Hawaii Medical Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Marc Alexander as the new Executive Director of HMA, effective August 1, 2021.

Marc was born in Sagami, Japan, and raised in Hawaii. Most recently he was the Executive Director of the Office of Housing for the City and County of Honolulu, under Mayor Kirk Caldwell. Prior to this, he served at the Hawaii Community Foundation, the Institute for Human Services, the first Hawaii State Governor’s Coordinator on Homelessness, and in administrative and pastoral positions in the Roman Catholic Church in the State of Hawaii.

His diverse background includes having been a fellow of the St. Francis International Center for Healthcare Ethics, during which he addressed healthcare issues locally and internationally. As an advocate and registered lobbyist he has worked on a variety of public policy legislation in Hawaii and nationally, including affordable housing and healthcare. He holds a doctorate in theology from the Gregorian University in Rome, and has published and spoken in the fields of public policy, bioethics, and theology.

He can be reached at or (808) 536-7702.

Please join us in welcoming Marc as our new Executive Director.

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