DARREL R. HOKE, Executive Vice President of Administration
Darrel Hoke was named executive vice president of Administration for Kamehameha Schools in April 2015.
The Administration Group ensures that KS operates as a high-performing Native Hawaiian organization by overseeing the trust’s Education Support Services, Enterprise Safety & Student Well-Being, Enterprise Technology, Enterprise Information Management & Architecture, and Facilities Development and Support divisions.
Prior to being named executive VP, Hoke was Kamehameha’s director of Internal Audit, helping KS trustees carry out their fiduciary responsibilities through independent objective assurance, and consulting support.
During his 13 years as director, he gained an in-depth understanding of Kamehameha’s endowment portfolio. He also gained extensive knowledge of the trust’s operating budget which supports three K-12 campuses, 30 preschools, and numerous community education programs and collaborations.
Hoke also brings with him more than 14 years of experience in the public accounting and finance industries. Prior to joining Kamehameha Schools, he was an audit manager at Ernst & Young followed by senior vice president at Bank of Hawaii overseeing budgeting, cost accounting and risk-based management reporting.
Hoke earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Seattle University and is a certified public accountant. He is a graduate of St. Louis School and currently serves as a St. Louis School trustee and as a director of the school’s alumni association.