May 2017 Meeting Highlights

Sara Okuda, Hawaii Section President, facilitated the May meeting. After quick introductions to familiarize new faces at the meeting, Chad Kadokawa, Hawaii Section Vice-President, introduced Jon Young, Executive Director of the Hawaii Asphalt Paving Industry (HAPI). In his role as Executive Director, Jon is a member of the National Asphalt Pavement Association’s (NAPA) Sustainability Committee and the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure’s (ISI) Envision Public Information Committee. Jon gave a presentation about the sustainability initiative for the AEC industry and Hawaii, which addressed Envision, Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs), and TEACHawaii. Jon answered questions from the audience to conclude his presentation.