UH AD Donovan names five-member UH basketball advisory committee
University of Hawaii Athletic Director Jim Donovan has announced a five-member committee for the selection of the next UH men’s basketball head coach.
The committee members are:
• Peter Ho, president and Chief Banking Officer for Bank of Hawaii and director of ‘Ahahui Koa Anuenue;
• Bert Kobayashi, senior partner of Kobayashi, Sugita & Goda and former chair of ‘Ahahui Koa Anuenue;
• Ernest Nishizaki, president of Kyo-ya Hotels and Resorts and director of ‘Ahahui Koa Anuenue;
• Maryann Sacharski, director of sales of Oceanic Time Warner cable, director of ‘Ahahui Koa Anuenue, and former president of the UH Letterwinners Club;
• Tom Schroeder, professor and director of UH’s Joint Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research, former chair of the faculty senate and member of the Athletic Advisory Board.
On Monday, Donovan fired coach Bob Nash, a former player and coach who spent more than 30 years at the school.