Elliot Kawaihoʻolana Mills is the vice president of Hotel Operations for the Disneyland Resort and Aulani a Disney Resort and Spa.
Mills was born in Hilo on the Big Island of Hawai‘i and is a graduate of Saint Joseph High School. He holds a degree in travel industry management from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and completed the Cornell Hospitality Management General Managers Program.
He has worked in Hawai‘i’s travel industry for more than 25 years, holding executive and resort management positions on various islands with brands such as Marriott, Hyatt and Outrigger.
In addition to his duties at Aulani, Mills gives back to the local community through service as a board member for Hawaiʻi Pacific Health, HMSA, Kapiolani Women and Children’s Hospital and the Hawaiʻi Visitors and Convention Bureau.
Mills spends the majority of his spare time with his wife and their two children.