For its dedication and commitment, we thank the Policy Committee of the Family Court Drug Court, a specialty court intended to help parents and juveniles with substance-abuse issues.
Committee members are the Honorable Douglas McNish, retired; attorneys Benjamin Acob, Wendy Hudson and Kavan Saike; Gail Nakamae; Deirdre Lind; James Hirano; Ken Sakai; Susan Kinsman; Sandra Inouye, and Dr. Michael Rimm.
These wonderful folks give their time, ideas and service to the parents and children of our community. We truly appreciate their assistance and continued support.
Geronimo Valdriz Jr.
Family Court judge
Michelle A. Schroeder
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Once there, go to the Community menu and click on Thank-You Letters.
For more information, call 242-6323.
Family Court Drug Court
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Many thanks to Dr. William Adler of Maui Medical Group Oncology. You have been such a blessing to many families. Aloha for your dedication in caring for the people on Lanai, Molokai and Maui.
You surely will be missed by many. May you and your family be blessed during this holiday season and especially on the journey to your new destination.
Julieann Mock Chew