Council is expected to adopt resolutions formalizing the council’s organization at a meeting in the council chamber at 2 p.m. on January 2, 2009, following the council inauguration at 10 a.m.
- Joseph Pontanilla (Kahului) will again chair the Budget and Finance Committee
- Gladys C. Baisa (Upcountry Maui) will chair the Land Use Committee
- Michael P. Victorino (Wailuku-Waihee-Waiehu) will chair the Water Resources Committee
- Bill Kauakea Medeiros (East Maui) will chair the Infrastructure Management Committee
- Jo Anne Johnson (West Maui) will chair the Economic Development and Recreation Committee
- Sol P. Kaho`ohalahala (Lanai) will chair the Planning Committee
- Wayne K. Nishiki (South Maui) will chair the Public Services Committee
Council is made up of nine members.