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New Member Profiles
Please join us in welcoming our newest members to the Organization of Women Leaders.
Kanani Ching was born in Chicago, Illinois, raised in Phoenix, Arizona and shortly after graduating from High School has made her way to Hawaii where her heart has always been since visiting the islands for the first time when she was 2 months old. For the last 15 years she has resided in Hawaii with her extended family from her dad’s side. Her entire career has always centered around customer service so after 10 years in the Hospitality industry managing weddings and special events for luxury hotels she has decided to help families with a new transition in life, buying and selling their home. Utilizing the client first mentality she now is able to help guide her clients through the most expensive and most stressful purchase of their lives. Being a part of something special a memorable is something that Kanani has always enjoyed and received the most reward from in her career and now she is able to accomplish that goal on a new level. She had the privilege of turning moments into lifelong memories at hotels and now she is able to do that for her clients as their trusted Realtor.
Molly Washburn was born in West Virginia, and moved to Hawaii at the age of 20 after earning her Associates in Journalism at WVU at Parkersburg. She began her first business in Kaneohe one year later and owned and operated three different businesses over the next four years. After working in sales at Young Brothers for three years, she joined Airgas as a branch manager and was promoted to District Manager after 9 months. Four years later, she continues to oversee sales and branch operations for Oahu and has a team of 25 people. She is married with one 13 year old son, and a Pomeranian named Paka. She lives in Mililani.
Serena Del Mundo is a physician at Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center. Serena was born on the island of Guam, grew up with relatives living on all sides of her family home. She moved from this remote yet bountiful experience to attend school in California. She went to San Jose State University and majored in Psychology. At SJSU, she discovered her passion for community engagement through leadership roles in many women’s organizations, as well as research projects in health literacy and intimate partner violence. Through these experiences, she came to realize the fundamental importance of access to quality healthcare. This core belief led her to matriculate into Mayo Clinic School of Medicine. Her time at Mayo was key in defining her as a physician. At Kaiser, she has the honor of caring for patients during a very difficult and often emotional time in their life.
Michelle Chun was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii and is the owner of Insight Twenty20, a local based mystery shopping company. She received her degree in psychology from Willamette University in Oregon then obtained her MBA from Arizona State University. She lived in Japan for both work and school for 5 years before returning to Hawaii in 1999.