HHF Promotes Eight Staff Members!

January 12, 2023

HHF began the year by promoting John Hagihara, AICP to Principal and Vice President; Gail Renard, LEED AP, Robyn Sweesy, LEED AP, and Gene Yong, AICP to Associate Principal; and Matt Hom, Oliver Gaskell, AICP, Cindy Gamiao, and Diane Yamamoto to Associate. The promotions recognize members of the firm who lead and facilitate excellence through […]

2022 Adopt-A-Family Drive

December 13, 2022

This holiday season, HHF staff came together to donate over $1,600 in gifts and donation to make Christmas a little brighter for our two adopted families! This year marks the 8th year that HHF has participated in Helping Hands Hawai‘i’s annual program. #smallbusinessbigheart

Passion Meets Profession

October 07, 2022

From islandwide multimodal transportation plans to environmental impact studies and natural resource management plans, from federal installation master plans to cultural and historic landscape assessments…great planning and design happens here at HHF, where passion meets profession!  A video about planning at HHF developed for the Hawai‘i Congress of Planning Officials 2022.

2022 HCPO Conference and APA-HI Awards

September 27, 2022

HHF was proud to sponsor and attend the 2022 HCPO Conference hosted by the County of Kaua‘i at the Grand Hyatt, September 14-16. At the APA-HI Awards lunch held during the conference, the firm was recognized with two awards for Transportation Planning and Implementation. A big MAHALO and Congratulations to our clients, project partners, and […]

2022 Century Ride – Sandy Beach Aid Station

September 25, 2022

HHF has a long history of partnership with the Hawai‘i Bicycling League (HBL) and supporting its bicycle advocacy and education programs, including 13 years of sponsoring the Sandy Beach Aid Station! Our staff was happy to be back manning the station for the first in-person ride since 2019! MAHALO to all the volunteers, riders, and […]

CANstruction 2022

September 23, 2022

Each year, teams of architects, engineers, and construction professionals compete to build sculptures from canned foods in support of the Hawai‘i Foodbank – CANstruction! This year’s theme, a “Garden of CANstructures” was meant to bring awareness to Climate Action and being a part of the (design) solution. Together with our teammates AHL and Coffman Engineers, […]

2022 SAME Pacific Industry Forum

September 14, 2022

HHF was a proud Silver Sponsor of this year’s SAME Hawaii Post Pacific Industry Forum with all net proceeds going to the Post Student Scholarship Fund! HHF staff enjoyed the opportunity to support the Post and connect with DoD and industry partners in person!

Emma’s Summer Internship

August 09, 2022

Aloha Everyone! My name is Emma Daniel and I am HHF’s intern for the Summer. After finishing my second year as a Landscape Architecture undergrad at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, I decided that this summer would be an excellent time to take the next step and see what the Landscape Architecture field is like. […]

HHF’s Newest AICP – Oliver Gaskell

July 29, 2022

Celebrating our newest AICP! In less than two years with HHF, Olliver has been promoted to Senior Planner and fine-tuned his skill at community and virtual engagement while working on school facility master plans in the territories and Complete Streets projects here in Hawai‘i. Adding his AICP certification is just the latest triumph. Congratulations, Ollie!

HHF 2022 Summer Intern!

July 12, 2022

My name is Emma Daniel, and I am pleased to say that I am HHF’s Summer 2022 intern. I am born and raised in Honolulu, and it is here that I cultivated my love for design and nature. I just finished my second year at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, and I am studying landscape […]