Chapter Program Chairs

2018 - 2019

Kelsey Koshi

Kelsey Koshi

Diamond Pedro

 Diamond-Pony Pedro

Meeting Info

Save the Dates! Chapter Meetings are every 2nd Thursday of the month.


February 14, 2019

February 14th Lunch Meeting
February 14, 2019
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Plaza Club
900 Fort Street Mall, 20th Flr
Honoululu, HI 96813
February 2019 Lunch Meeting

$45.00 Member Registration
$55.00 after 10:00 am February 14

$50.00 Non-Member Registration
$55.00 after 10:00 am February 14

$0.00 Student Registration


Come join us for the 5th monthly meeting of the ASHRAE Hawaii Chapter


  Where to Park



 Meeting Agenda

11:00-11:30am – Check-In

11:30-11:40am – General intro

11:40-11:50am – Talk by Dave Palty, Regional Vice Chair (GAC).

11:50-12:15pm – Lunch

12:15-12:20pm – Women in ASHRAE

12:20-1:00pm – Main Presentation: VRF Discussion



Main Program


Topic: VRF Discussion


Presenters: Marites Calad


Ms. Marites Calad
Marites is currently the Vice President/Branch Manager for Norman S. Wright Mechanical Equipment Corporation – Pacific managing the Hawaii and Guam offices. Marites has been with Norman S. Wright for a little over 16 years and was instrumental in opening their Guam office in 2007. Marites began her career at Norman S. Wright as an application engineer. Marites earned her bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering at Santa Clara University. She worked for a local engineering firm, Notkin Hawaii Inc., for nearly two years prior to joining Norman S. Wright. Marites has been an active member of ASHRAE Hawaii Chapter since 1997.She served as chairperson for almost all committees and all chapter official positions before serving as Chapter President in 2006-2007. She has served as Regional Vice-Chair for Membership Promotion and currently the Nominating Committee Alternate for Region X.


Future Meetings

May 03, 2019

2019 ASHRAE Golf Tournament

May 03, 2019
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Pearl Country Club
98-535 Kaonohi St
Aiea, HI 96701

2019 Golf Tournament

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