Treatment Programs Director
Kevin Lowry is a Masters in Social Work who grew up in the San Francisco Bay area. Kevin came to Kauai in 2009 and worked at PACT (Parent & Child Together) Hawaii as a Multisystemic Family Therapist (MST) and Supervisor. In 2012, Kevin joined the Hale Opio Kauai Ohana as a therapist and supervisor until 2014 when he became the Hale Opio Treatment Program Director and has remained so. Kevin has over 35 years of experience in the Mental Health field and it continues to be a passion for him to help support the youth and their families who need assistance.
Priti “Maya” Tayal
Community Programs Director
Priti Tayal EdM, MA is the Masters level Community Programs director at Hale Opio Inc. Kauai. I moved to Kauai about 4 years ago from Philadelphia where I worked as a college professor of Psychology and Criminal Justice, a mental health therapist and supervisor of various programs that serviced the community and foster youth. I have over 20 years experience in the mental health and community service fields.
Assistant Treatment Programs Director
Executive Administrative Assistant
Treatment Programs Coordinator
Diversion Programs Coordinator
Mary Ann Ornellas
Prevention Programs Coordinator
Community Empowerment Specialist: Ke Kahua O Ka Malamalama
Community Empowerment Specialist: Street Outreach Program
Youth Empowerment Specialist: IMUA!
Program Assistant: First Jobs Academy/WIOA
Teen Court-Diversion Program Assistant & Youth Empowerment Specialist- IMUA!
Helene “Rhye” Daub
Case Manager: Imua Kakou, High Education, and Independent Living Program
Youth Empowerment Specialist: First Jobs Academy/WIOA