Meet Our Staff
Founded the company as a one man operation in 1997.
Michael is a member of the management team, oversees the Quality Assurance program and enjoys supporting the various service and sales divisions.
Michael enjoys spending time with his two children, wife and three dogs at their home on the North Shore or in the outdoors hunting and fishing.
Favorite Quote: "Impossible is Nothing!" Muhammad Ali
Keoni KalaniQuality Assurance Manager
I started in the industry in 1992, and joined the family at Sandwich Isle Pest Solutions in 2006 as inside sales. I gained experience with CSR duties, scheduling, and preparing Termite Inspection Reports, just to name a few. I was promoted to a Manager for the outer island accounts, traveling to each of the islands to service the accounts there. I wear many hats, PC, QA, Fumigation, Support Manager and have the following credentials: *CDL w/ Hazmat Endorsement , *7a, *7b, *7c, *7e.
In my spare time I adore spending time w/ my beautiful wife. I am a Home theater buff, I like to install and calibrate Home theater systems and love watching movies at home.
The greatest thing about being a part of the Sandwich Isle family is everyone works great together.
Favorite Quote: "Everything happens for a reason."
Ian MateoGeneral Manager
He has worked in all areas of Sandwich Isle: Sentricon, Pest Control, Ground Treatment, Homeguard, EnviroPureHeat, Fumigation, Inside Sales, Customer Service, Service Manager & now General Manager. Enjoys traveling to Industry meetings, learning more about the business.
Guy MatsumotoSenior Sales Manager
Guy Matsumoto is the Senior Sales Manager, & started soon after the Company first opened, in 1997. He does racquet ball & running to relieve stress, along with visiting with friends after work on Fridays. His favorite quote: "Don't worry about things that you have no control over."
Corey RamelbFumigation Manager
Years in field: 10+
I have been a Member for 9 years in charge of all the Midway Island jobs, supporting EnviroPure Heat Dept, Termite Dept, General Pest Control Dept and member of the Quality Assurance Dept. Also, supports all neighbor island Profume jobs. Manager of Fumigation Division team.
Enjoys spending time and traveling with his wife and three children. Loves to go workout, swim, and jog after work.
Favorite quote: "A person is a person, no matter how small." - Dr. Seuss
Aileen Sta InesHuman Resource Manager
Aileen has been working in the pest control industry since 2001.
She enjoys spending time with family, friends and her two dogs.
Favorite Quote: "Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away" - Maya Angelou
Tino VillaroPest Control Route Service Manager
I have worked in the pest control industry since 2003. I enjoy spending quality time with my family and teaching Sunday school.
Favorite quote: "What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?"
Nikki CruzOffice Manager
Team member since: 2001
Member of the Sales and Admin Team
She enjoys spending time with her beautiful daughter Tehani and husband Albert.
Favorite Quote: "Life is what you make it." - Anna Mary Robertson Moses
Gare StarbuckWildlife Supervisor
o In the industry since 2002
o Hobbies: Reading, hiking and playing soccer.
o Favorite Quote: "Always be prepared"
Chris WilsonPest Control BB/INI Service Manager
o In the industry since 2014
o Hobbies: Fishing, watching sports, golf, and anything beach related
o Favorite quote: "Show me don't tell me"
Danny BoydSales Manager
Teresa GreeneBed Bug Manager
Team member since March 2012. She enjoys spending time with her family and pets or at the beach.
Quote: â€œLife must be lived as playâ€ Plato
Amy MalloyPest Control Department Manager
Hobbies: Enjoying competitive swimming, coaching. Cooking.
Favorite Quote: “There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.” - C.S. Lewis
Joe ChongPest Management Consultant
Years in industry: 16 Years
Team Member: 4 Years
Enjoys spending time with Family and Friends.
Favorite Quote: "Only a life lived for others is a life worth living." Albert Einstein
James DumasPest Management Consultant
I have been a member of the Sandwich Isle Team for about 10 years. I became educated in the field of pest management working as a pest management technician for several years eventually becoming a field representative for the company. I really enjoy meeting with customers and trying to come up with the best possible solutions for their particular situation. In my spare time, I enjoy going to the beach with my dogs, reading, running, anything physically demanding and spending quality time with my family.
Dennis MijoPest Management Consultant
I've been at Sandwich Isle almost 5 years, with 10 years in the industry. In my free time I love to golf and work in my yard.
Quote "Never go to sleep angry."
Paul RebucasCommercial Accounts Manager
I have been in the Pest & Termite business for over 15 years.
I specialize in residential and commercial accounts.
My philosophy is "Do whatever it takes to make the customer happy and loyal to Sandwich Isle Pest Solutions."
Adam LefebvrePest Management Consultant
Team Member Since June 2005
Member of the Sales Team
He enjoys surfing and diving in his spare time
Shane SaraePest Management Consultant
o In the industry since 2010
o Hobbies: tennis, softball, darts, karaoke, saxaphone, drums, collecting
o Favorite quote: “For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jer 29:11
Roland RodriguezPest Management Consultant
o In the industry since 2014
o Hobbies: ocean activities and hiking
o Favorite quote: “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.” - Abraham Lincoln
James HayashiPest Management Consultant
o In the industry since 2007
o Hobbies: Karaoke, Listen to music, Golfing, Skiing
o Favorite Quote: “Always put yourself in the other's shoes. If you feel that it hurts you, it probably hurts the person too.”
Janice TomlinsonInside Sales Representative
Claudia JaramilloCommercial Sales Representative
Kris RichardsonGT/Sentricon & Fumigation Scheduler
Team member since: 12/22/11
Member of the Fumigation/Termite Division
Kris enjoys the outdoors, spending time with friends and family, especially her granddaughter and is looking forward to granddaughter #2â€™s arrival in December 2012.
Favorite quote: "Life is short - eat dessert first"
Suzie SchaeferContract Specialist
I've been a member of Sandwich Isle since 2005. As a member of the Management Team, I am involved with contracts, ordering, hiring, advertising, to name a few. I enjoy sailing and relaxing with friends.
One of my favorite quotes: "I love to dance. I think it's better to dance than to march through life." Yoko Ono
Ashley MurdenCustomer Service Representative
o In the industry since 2014
o Hobbies: I love spending time outdoors with family and friends. I have passion for yoga, meditation, and weight lifting. Love being active.
o Favorite Quote: “Your struggle is part of your legacy. See problems for precisely what they are…seeds.”
Cherie IshiharaCustomer Service Representative
David PaeCustomer Service Representative
Melanie BoydCustomer Service Representative
Jennifer DamrellCustomer Service Representative
Alexis Lucas-KleinCustomer Service Representative
Reno PonaCustomer Service Representative
Pest Control Technicians
Has been with Sandwich Isle for 10 months and is a team member of the pest control department. He enjoys fishing, riding motorcycles, shooting guns, hunting, radio control cars, and video games
Favorite quote: "Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play."
Has been with Sandwich Isle for 3 years and enjoys working here because it gives him the opportunity to use his skills/gifts to help/improve the company. In his spare time he enjoys auto mechanics/hot rods, astronomy, astro physics, rifles, pistols, and marksmanship.
Favorite quote: "Work smart not hard and do the right thing all the time not just when someone is looking"
I've been with Sandwich Isle since March 2003. I am a PC Tech & a Certified GT Tech.
Favorite Quote: "Die looking young, as old as possible."
He has been with Sandwich Isle for 2 years. In his spare time he enjoys golf, playing music, BBQs, and sports.
Favorite quote: "You are my flesh and I'm your bone"
Gil Sta Ines
I have been with Sandwich Isle since April 15, 2000. In my spare time I enjoy playing tennis. Working with this company is a challenge, it has a good image and keeps on seeking new kinds of services in the pest control business. Training on technicians is excellent.
I have been with Sandwich Isle for 8 years because it is a good work environment, it has a good reputation, and good workers.
Favorite quote: "Sandwich Isle Pest Solutions is simply the best."
Homer WongPest Control Technician
I started working with Sandwich Isle in September 2005. I am a member of the sentricon team and I enjoy meeting with my customers. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my kids as they grow up so quickly.
Darin ShinjoPest Control Technician
Elijah McShanePest Control Technician
Michael DennisPest Control Technician
Kim NurssPest Control Technician
Paul LeeWildlife Technician
Rico CummingsPest Control Technician
Stephen BrailoPest Control Technician
Dominick BlackmanPest Control Technician
Marcus SmithPest Control/Wildlife Technician
Brandon MurrayWildlife Technician
Lester BabautaPest Control Technician
Joshua CarvalhoPest Control Technician
Keoki Holloway-LaveaPest Control Technician
Preston Cole-YamaguchiPest Control Technician
Blake HamadaBorate Technician
I have over 40 years experience in the Termite business, including 7 years at Sandwich Isle.
I've worked with Michael for 18 years of these years.
I enjoy collecting cards in my free time.
Favorite quote: "Work Hard"
Kale KwonTermite Lead
Kale has been a team member since 2007.
Kale enjoys fishing and hiking.
Allen Conrad, Jr.Universal Technician
Matthew BeachOrange Oil Inspector/Technician
Samuelu FinaiCrew Leader
I have been in this field for eight years and a team member for eight years as well.
I enjoy spending time with my kids.
Favorite quote - "That's what she said"
Kalani KiaainaCrew Leader
I have been in this field for eight years and a team member for four years.
I enjoy cooking.
Tautai MaposuaFumigation Crew Leader
Nathan AvillaCrew Leader