Mr. Shayne Hasegawa is the new Digital Communications Specialist with the Pacific Islands Development Program (PIDP). He brings 18 years of experience working throughout the East-West Center, most recently with Marketing and Events under Communications and External Relations. With PIDP, he will work on the relaunch of the Pacific Islands Report, updating the PIDP website, and social media content.

Mr. Hasegawa was born, raised, and educated in Hawai’i, receiving a BA in Asian Studies from the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa.