Noe Nekotani, Editor in Chief

Noe Nekotani is a junior majoring in Journalism working towards her BA. Before joining Ka Leo O Hawaiʻi she wrote for her high school's newspaper Ka Leo at Sacred Hearts Academy. She joined as a staff writer in spring 2021, and became Managing Editor in the fall. Now serving as the current Editor in Chief she hopes to gain new perspectives on issues through working alongside fellow Ka Leo staffers.

Anna Kim, Managing Editor

Anna Kim is a freshman at UHM studying Secondary Education in English, entering her first semester with Ka Leo on the design desk and second as managing editor. Born and raised on O‘ahu, Anna aims to become an English teacher here in Hawai‘i, pursuing journalism, design, and color guard as a hobby.

Sherie Agcaoili, Chief Copy Editor

Sherie Agcaoili is a freshman majoring in English on the Pre-Med track. Before joining Ka Leo, Sherie served as the Print Editor-In-Chief for Iolani’s newspaper, Imua. Sherie is currently working as the Chief Copy Editor for Ka Leo, and is looking forward to improving her writing and editing skills..

Arianne Karylle Cadiz, Associate Chief Copy Editor

Arianne Karylle Cadiz is a junior majoring in Psychology. Born in the Philippines and raised in Waipahū, Oʻahu, Arianne enjoys reading and crocheting in her free time. Before joining Ka Leo, Arianne gained experience in the journalism field by writing for her high school's newspaper, The Cane Tassel. Arianne is currently the Associate Chief Copy Editor for Ka Leo and is looking forward to improving her skills and building up valuable relationships with her team..

Lili Hurd, Associate News Editor

Shelby Mattos, Social Media Director

Shelby Mattos is a senior at UHM studying Journalism. She joined Ka Leo as the Social Media Director in the fall of 2022. Shelby started writing at Sacred Hearts Academy where she was the news director and attended Creighton University for two years before transferring back home to UH..

Divine Grace Cabico, Design Director

Tea Oshita, Associate Design Editor

Annika Daisy Mendoza, Comic Editor