Hanauma Bay Education Program
100 Hanauma Bay Rd
Honolulu, HI 96825
Gavin Iwai is the Hanauma Bay Outreach Coordinator for the University of Hawai‘i Sea Grant College Program (UH Sea Grant) at the Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve. He is responsible for coordinating and conducting the Outreach Program that includes the monthly Thursday Hanauma Talk series, as well as promoting HBEP’s mission of enhancing appreciation and promoting understanding and stewardship of Hawai‘i's marine environment through public education.
Iwai earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Zoology and his Masters of Science Degree in Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. He was hired by UH Sea Grant in 2004 as an Education Assistant, moved in 2008 to being the Service-Learning/Stewardship Coordinator, and is now excited to serve as the Outreach Coordinator.