Governance: Diocesan Council
The Diocesan Council meets on the third Saturday of each month.
Purpose of Diocesan Council
Exercises the power of the Convention and performs planning and policy making between meetings of Convention. Oversees the policies, programs, mission, and budget of the Diocese and may initiate new work. Also is the legal corporate body of the Episcopal Church in Hawai‘i and, as such, is responsible for the business and property of the Church.
Staff liaison: Denise Esposito, Executive Assistant.
Members of Diocesan Council
Diocesan Council's Treasurer is Peter Pereira and additional Asst. Treasurer is Jane Tonokawa
Commission on Finance and Administration
The Commission on Finance and Administration reports to Diocesan Council. The focus is on the corporate and financial needs of the The Episcopal Church in Hawaii, including budget formation, financial oversight, insurance, property, contracts, leases and licenses. Staff liaison: Rae Costa, Business Manager. The members are:
Commission on Investments
The Commission on Investments reports to Diocesan Council. The focus is on the review and oversight of the investment endowment portfolio of The Episcopal Church in Hawaii'i. Staff liaison: Peter Pereira, Treasurer. The members are: