Jodi Uehara, born and raised in Kalihi on the island of Oahu and a graduate of McKinley High School. She started her career in the hospitality industry working at hotels such as Halekulani, Hawaii Prince and Hilton Hawaiian Village totaling over 10 years. She also has past sales experiences in graphic design, promotional products and printing totaling 15 years.
Some of her past and present organizations are Business Network International, Rotary Club of East Oahu, Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce, Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International and Hawaii Lodging & Tourism Association.
She is a wife, mother of 3 children and 2 puppies and currently lives in the Kaimuki area. She enjoys spending the weekends watching her kids play various sports.