Carole Claire Kanani Mauloa Campbell Paulsen of Mililani, O‘ahu, passed away on Dec. 17, 2017. Raised in Kapahulu and Kalihi-Palama areas of O‘ahu, and despite availability of limited resources, earned degrees from Colorado Teacher’s College and Oregon State University. She spent over 50 years as an educator in California and Hawai‘i, including time as a teacher at Wahiawä Intermediate, vice principal at both Waipahü and Wai‘anae High Schools, and principal at Campbell High School. She was also the first woman of Hawaiian ancestry to serve as principal of Häna School, as well as the principal of Adult Education for the Waipahü area complex. Most recently, Carole served as temporary vice principal and principal at Mililani High School. She cherished community and culture, helping establish the Ali‘i Pauahi Hawaiian Civic Club in 1973, sang with the KS alumni choral classes, and served as guardian ad litem for the state Family Court for decades.