Mariah "Keaka" Wallace
Keaka is Oʻahu born, Maui raised, and Kauaʻi living. She is the daughter of Louis and Mililani Wallace and has four sisters and a baby brother.
Through the help of ke akua, her ohana, her kāne, friends, and hard work, Keaka has achieved her goal of working for the Trust. She received a BSW from BYU-Hawaiʻi and an MSW at UH-Mānoa, and moved to Kauaʻi to chase her dream. Keaka loves to help families through culture; she is also passionate about balancing western and traditional practices. Keaka has experience in the DOE Hawaiian Language immersion program, and has worked as a youth counselor at the Bobby Benson Center, and looks forward to a long and fulfilling future with the Trust.