Reynold Hioki

Reynold Hioki is the former State Cybersecurity Coordinator (Community Outreach) and a dedicated cybersecurity professional passionate about engaging our professionals, community members and students and promoting cybersecurity. He is actively involved in leading cyber initiatives with our public libraries and community centers while also supporting youth programs like CyberPatriot, CyberCamps, and CyberSuccess! Reynold’s chapter involvement started in 2017 and has actively served as a senior advisor since. Professionally, he has held several State and DOD leadership positions to include State DOD CIO, HING CIO/J6, and HIANG A6. His cybersecurity certifications include (ISC)2 CISSP (active), CompTIA Sec+ (lapsed), and EC-Council CEH (lapsed).

Edward Mantanoña
Vice President

Evan Horton


Evan Horton is a Senior Manager for Services Engineering with Hawaiian Telcom. He has extensive experience in the Security, Networking, and Server administration fields.



Edward Mantanona is a retired Airman who has served in a variety of assignments during his 27-years of active duty starting as a KC-135 Crew Chief and then transitioning into the Cyber career field. He has experience in Base communications Infrastructure, Network Operations Support Center, Nuclear C2 systems and Cyber Offensive and Defensive operations. Ed holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Studies from the University of Maryland University College Asia and a Master of Business Administration in Information Technology Administration and Management from Trident University International of Cypress, CA. His industry certifications:

·        Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

·        Project Management Professional (PMP)

·        GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC)

·        CompTIA Security+

·        CompTIA Project+

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James W. Howell Jr.

Mr. Howell is a veteran with 22 years of US Air Force service and extensive expertise in managing large-scale IT operations across globally dispersed locations.  He currently serves as the SAISO for DPAA where he works to protect the agency’s information and information systems by developing and enforcing IT security policies.  

Renato Gabriel
Membership Chair

Renato Gabriel has over 20 years of experience in Information Security and held various roles in the private sector, DoD, and the military. He's currently working for a DoD contractor at PMRF (Pacific Missile Range Facility) on Kauai where he currently resides.