Contact Information

Contact Information

The following individuals are key members on their respective Branches, providing the necessary leadership in the successful implementation of the DOFAW Fire Management Program.

Please note that DOFAW does not employee full-time firefighters; rather, some of our existing positions are trained on fire response. Individuals searching for firefighting employment opportunities may wish to contact the county fire departments in Hawaiʻi.

Statewide Administration

Administrator: David G. Smith
Fire Management Officer: Robert D. Hauff
Fire Protection Forester: Michael J. Walker

Division of Forestry and Wildlife
1151 Punchbowl St., Rm. 325
Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: (808) 587-0166
Fax: (808) 587-0160
Contact via Email

Kaua‘i Branch

Branch Manager: Sheri S. Mann
Forestry Program Manager: Vacant

Division of Forestry & Wildlife
3060 Eiwa Street, Rm. 306
Lihue, HI 96766
Phone: (808) 241-3770
Fax: (808) 274-3438
Contact via Email

O‘ahu Branch

Branch Manager: Marigold S. Zoll
Forestry Program Manager: Ryan K. Peralta

Division of Forestry & Wildlife
2135 Makiki Hts. Drive
Honolulu, HI 96822
Phone: (808) 973-9784
Fax: (808) 973-9781
Contact via Email

Maui Branch

Branch Manager: Scott Fretz
Forestry Program Manager: Lance K. De Silva

Division of Forestry & Wildlife
1955 Main St. Rm. 301
Wailuku, HI 96793
Phone: (808) 873-3980
Fax: (808) 984-8111
Contact via Email 

Hawai‘i Island Branch

Branch Manager: Steven T. Bergfield
Forestry Program Manager: Jay M. Hatayama

Division of Forestry & Wildlife
19 E. Kawili St.
Hilo, HI 96720
Phone: (808) 974-4221
Fax: (808) 974-4226
Contact via Email