Born and raised in Hawaii. Degree at UHM in Biology with a minor in Business. Avid gardener (master gardener at UHH) and hiker. Have lived on Oahu, Kauai, Maui and Big Island. Currently living in Volcano. I'm an early bird and up at dawn. Have had my license active off and on since 1980. Have worked on Oahu, Kauai, Maui and now on the Big Island. Great experience and familiarity with all islands including Lanai and Molokai. As a property owner myself and one who buys and sells my own real estate regularly, I have great compassion and knowledge for what you feel and what you need to know. You will be surprised!