June 26, 2020
I reached out to several mayoral candidates regarding the role of youth sports in raising the future leaders of Hawai'i. Specifically, I wanted to get their ideas on how the city and private sports organizations such as Aulea could partner together to make a better experience for our families.
Many mahalos to Bud Stonebaker for taking the time to come visit our beach practice on Wednesday. Here is a picture of Bud and the kids at practice: https://www.teamunify.com/hiasc/__doc__/IMG-4866.jpeg
I also had a very enriching conversation with Bud and he shared his stories of being a champion wrestler at Kaiser high school. Bud has his kids of his own and it became clear to me that youth sports and youth in general are a priority for Bud. I wanted to share the message that he sent me if you are interested in learning more about him: