Student Profiles

Ashley Baldauf

Born and raised on the island of Oahu, Ms. Ashley Baldauf graduated from Waipahu High School in 2008. Ms. Baldauf is of Native Hawaiian descent and is the first in her family to attend college. An extremely hard-working individual…

Paul Chun

Mr. Paul Chun grew up on the small island of Guam and graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in 2007.  Paul transferred to Chaminade University of Honolulu during his sophomore year…

Philip Dela Cruz

Born and raised on the island of Oahu, Mr. Philip Dela Cruz graduated from the Kamehameha Schools, a private college preparatory school exclusive to Native Hawaiian students. Following his freshman year

Cierra Gauvin

Born and raised on Oahu, Ms. Cierra Gauvin graduated from Saint Francis School in 2009. Ms. Gauvin is of Hispanic, Native American, and Filipino descent and is the first in her family to attend…

Brandi-Lee Gonzales

Born and raised on the island of Oahu, Brandi-Lee Gonzales graduated from the Kamehameha Schools – Kapalama campus in 2012.  She entered Chaminade University of Honolulu as a freshman and is

Lyndsey Helgeson

Born and raised on Oahu, Ms. Lyndsey Helgeson graduated from Lanakila Baptist High School. Lyndsey entered Chaminade University as a freshman and has earned many honors and awards including being the recipient of the Regents

Roni Hewett

Roni Hewett was born and raised in a small farming town in Juliaetta, Idaho.  She graduated from Clarkson High School in 2011 and entered Chaminade University of Honolulu as a freshman.  An exceptional student athlete, Roni was a vital member…

Ailene Invencion

Ailene Invencion spent most of her life growing up in Hawaii after she moved with her family from the Philippines.  She graduated from Wallace Rider Farrington High School.  Ailene is a first generation college…

Arlene Invencion

Originally from the Philippines, Arlene Invencion moved to Hawai’i before she was 2 years old and grew up in Kalihi on the island of O’ahu.  In 2011, she graduated from Wallace Rider Farrington High School and entered her freshman year…

Kristy Iwahashi-Marquez

Mrs. Kristy Iwahashi-Marquez was born and raised on the island of Oahu and graduated from Pearl City High School. While at Chaminade, Mrs. Iwahashi-Marquez was an exceptional athlete and a member of Chaminade University’s women’s soccer…

Dr. Charissa Kahue

Dr. Charissa Kahue transferred to Chaminade when her family returned from living in Texas. While at Chaminade, Charissa Kahue participated in summer research programs, and presented her research at several national conferences. In the summer of 2006

Joseph Lynn

Joseph Lynn was born in the Northwest Suburbs of Illinois.  He graduated from Hoffman Estates High School in 2011, and attended William Rainier Harper College for his first two years of college.  In the fall of 2013, he transferred…

Chauntelle Maduli

Born and raised on the island of Oahu, Ms. Chauntelle Maduli graduated from the Kamehameha Schools – Kapalama Campus in 2006 and went on to Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa on a volleyball scholarship. Chauntelle transferred to Chaminade…

Kailee Marin

Kailee Marin was born and raised in Whidbey Island, Washington. With high honors, she received her associate’s degree from Skagit Valley College three months prior to graduating from South Whidbey High School in 2013.  In the fall of 2013

Lauren McCaul

Born and raised on Oahu, Ms. Lauren McCaul graduated from Leilehua High School in 2009.  Lauren entered Chaminade University as a freshman and graduated with her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology in Spring 2013. While at Chaminade…

Dr. Marian Murphy

From Benicia, California, Dr. Marian Murphy transferred to Chaminade University of Honolulu in the fall of 2006 as a junior. A gifted scholar-athlete, Marian was a member of Chaminade University’s inaugural women’s basketball team

Michelle Pierce

Ms. Michelle Pierce came to Chaminade from Eureka, California. Michelle grew up in a multicultural family – her mother grew up in Peru. Michelle excelled in her classes, and thrived in the diverse environment of Chaminade. As a freshman, Michelle…

Jacquelynn Pratt

Born and raised on the island of Oahu, Ms. Jacquelynn Pratt graduated from The Kamehameha Schools – Kapālama campus in 2001.  While at Chaminade University, Ms. Pratt remained highly involved in a number of school clubs and organizations…

Kevin Ruaro

A native of Guam, Mr. Kevin Ruaro entered Chaminade University of Honolulu as a freshman in the fall of 2011. As a freshman, Mr. Ruaro distinguished himself from his peers by taking a rigorous load of courses that included both biology

Ryan Santos

A native of Guam, Mr. Ryan Santos graduated from Notre Dame High School in 2008.  Ryan is the eldest of three children and the first in his family to attend college.   Ryan graduated from Chaminade University with his Bachelor’s of Science…

Kailene Tenorio

A native of Guam, Ms. Kailene Tenorio entered Chaminade as a freshman in the fall of 2008.  She soon distinguished herself from among her peers by taking a rigorous load of freshman courses including both chemistry and biology.  Kailene…

Jessica Vork

Jessica Vork spent most of her life in small town Cloquet, Minnesota.  She graduated from Cloquet High School in 2009 and attended the University of Minnesota Twin Cities during her first year in college.   As a sophomore, Jessica transferred to Chaminade

Diep Vuong

Originally from Vietnam, Ms. Diep Vuong transferred to Chaminade University from the University of California Los Angeles and graduated from Chaminade in 2011 with a 4.0 G.P.A. and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology.  In recognition…