Miki’ala Lidstone

Executive Director

Miki‘ala M. Lidstone is the president and chief staff person of Ulu A‘e. Her experiences as a high school teacher and as a kumu hula in the rapidly growing community of Kapolei have lead her to develop programs and curriculum that help participants develop a sense of place and belonging. She believes strongly in place-based education and believes that all keiki and youth should have endless opportunities to grow their relationship to ‘āina (land). Miki‘ala also spearheads efforts to steward and bring awareness to Pu‘uokapolei.