UH West O‘ahu Chancellor Maenette K.P. Ah Nee-Benham KSK’74 was named to Pacific Business News’ 2018 “Women Who Mean Business” – an award that honors women who demonstrate exceptional leadership, outstanding work ethic, and have a strong commitment to making Hawai‘i a better place through their hands-on approach to community service. She was honored along with 36 other women at a dinner in March at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel. Maenette has a distinguished career as a teacher and administrator including serving as the inaugural dean of the Hawai‘inuiākea School of Hawaiian Knowledge at University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. She has dedicated much of her life to serving the community including extensive work with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation on youth, education, and community collective leadership initiatives.