Donna Mercado Kim
Donna Mercado Kim is the president of the Hawaii State Senate. She has been a senator since 2000, representing District 14, which includes Kapalama, Alewa, Kalihi Valley, Fort Shafter, Moanalua Gardens and Valley and portions of Halawa and Aiea.
She is the first Filipino-American to be Hawaii Senate president. She replaces Sen. Shan Tsutsui who was appointed to as lieutenant governor in December 2012.