Hazel Beck Treasurer & Co-Chair, Finance Committee • Member, Executive Committee
Hazel is Acting Center Director for the Hawai'i Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in Kailua Kona.
Funded by the Small Business Administration (SBA) and the University of Hawai'i at Hilo
, the center provides a range of business consulting services to pre-ventures, start-up companies and existing businesses at no charge to its clients.
moved to Kailua Kona from San Diego, California in 2007.
Prior to coming to the Big Island, Hazel had over 21 years of professional experience as a business consultant, facilitator and trainer in global manufacturing environments.
Additional professional affiliations include: Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce
(Chair, Government Affairs/Economic Development Committee), Kona Executives Association
(Member), Hilo Bay Executives Association
(President) and Hospice of Kona
(Board Member/ Volunteer).
personal interests include: music, travel, reading, auto touring, quilting, gardening and spending time with her
family and grandchildren.
Hazel holds a B.A. in Business Management cum laude from Hiram College.
is the grandmother of two former Hualalai Academy students.