Jan E. Hanohano Dill

Board Member

Jan Dill founded Partners in Development in 1997 and has served as President and Chairman of the Board since January 12, 2001.  He has also been the President of Strategic Solutions, Inc., an education and community outreach consulting company, since 1997.

Jan’s passion and focus has been the strengthening of Hawai‘i’s children and families and environmental stewardship.  He was the Vice President of Pacific American Foundation (1998-2001), Partner and Project Director of Strategies Hawai‘i (1997-2001) and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Vice President and Public Affairs Officer of The Oceanic Institute (1978-1997).

He received an M.A. in Law and Diplomacy degree in economic development and an M.A. in international affairs and successfully completed oral exams for the doctoral course program from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.  He earned a B.A. degree in political science/philosophy from Beloit College in Wisconsin.

Jan is a Board member of Na Pua a Ke Ali‘i Pauahi and PHOCUSED Hawai‘i.  He is married and has 5 children and 14 grandchildren.