Marcus R. Oshiro – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Currently Elected State Representative District 46, Hawaii

Democratic Party of Hawaii
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Biographical
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)

Gender: Male

Family: Wife: Lauzanne.

Birth Date: 04/24/1959

Birthplace: Honolulu, HI

Home City: Wahiawa, HI

Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)

Attorney at Law, Marcus R. Oshiro

Management Analyst, City and County of Honolulu

Deputy Prosecutor, Department of the Prosecuting Attorney

Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Society of Hawaii Consumer Unit

Legislative Aide.

Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)

CSG- WEST PROGRAMS/SERVICES

* Governing Board/Executive Committee (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)

* CSG Toll Fellow Class of 1998

BOARDS

* Hawaii Judicature Society (2010)

* Goodwill Industries of Hawaii, Inc. (2010)

COMMUNITY

* Hawaii State Bar Association

Gushikawa Shojin Kai

* Kumu Kahua Theater

* Protect Kahoolawe Ohana

* Wahiawa Lions Club

* Wahiawa Community and Business Association

* Whitmore Community Association

* Pig Hunters Association of Oahu

Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)

Representative, Hawaii State House of Representatives, 1995-present

* Vice Chair, Energy and Environmental Protection (1995, 1996)

* Assistant Majority Floor Leader (1995, 1996)

* Majority Floor Leader (1997, 1998)

* Vice Speaker (1999, 2000)

* Majority Leader (2001, 2002, 2005, 2006)

* Chair, Labor and Public Employment Committee (2003, 2004)

* Majority Whip (2003, 2004)

* Chair, Finance Committee (2007, present)

COUNCIL OF STATE GOVERNMENT (CSG)-WEST

* Chair (2011)

* Executive Committee (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)

* Western Legislature Committee, Vice Chair (2005, 2006-chaired the forum in committee chair's absence)

* Western Legislature Committee, Chair (2007, 2008)

* Nominating Committee (2005, 2006, 2007)

Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)

Christian

Accomplishments (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)

Named Hawaii Business Magazine's one of "20 People to Watch Over the Next Two Decades"

Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)

JD, Willamette University College of Law, 1988

BA, University of Hawaii, Manoa.

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