Mary Frances Oneha, APRN, PhD

Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Mary Frances Oneha has been the Chief Executive Officer of Waimānalo Health Center since March 2012. Her experience with community health centers and serving Native Hawaiian communities started in 1992. Dr. Oneha also conducts community based research. Her studies, in partnership with universities, advocacy organizations, and other community health centers have focused on improving the health and well-being of Native Hawaiians. She serves on the Institutional Review Boards of the Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations and Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center. 

She holds a PhD in Nursing from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, a Master of Nursing from the University of Washington, and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Hawaii.  She is a member of Na Limahana o Lonopuha Native Hawaiian Health Consortium, a 2014 PBN Women Who Mean Business Non-Profit Finalist, and a 2013 White House AAPI Woman Champion of Change.  Born and raised on the North Shore of Oahu, in her free time, she enjoys swimming, hula, walking, and reading.

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