Assets & Opportunity Network Leadership Experts Directory
Brent Kakesako3Executive Director
Hawai'i Alliance for Community-Based Economic Development (HACBED)
Brent is the Executive Director for HACBED, a non-profit intermediary that employs a co-learning approach to build the capacity of families and communities across the state of Hawai`i so that they have choice and control to push for economic, environmental, and social justice. HACBED is the lead organization for the Ho`owaiwai Network, the statewide asset building coalition that works to build wealth for Hawai`i's working families. Brent has a background in community organizing and received his J.D. from the William S. Richardson School of Law at the University of Hawai`i at Manoa, and his B.A. cum laude from Harvard University.
A&O; Network Lead Organization affiliation: Hawai'i Alliance for Community-Based Economic Development (HACBED)
Expertise in:• IDAs
• Children's Savings Accounts