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VIDEO: New Hawai'i CC Chancellor Rachel Solemsaas shares her vision and priorities


Hawaiʻi Community College is beginning the new school year with a new chancellor — Rachel Solemsaas. Meet Chancellor Solemsaas and hear her views on Hawaiʻi CC’s role in creating student success and a sustainable Hawaiʻi Island economy.

Solemsaas previously served as the vice president for finance and administrative services at Truckee Meadows Community College in Nevada, vice president for administrative services at Bellevue College and vice president for finance and operations at Edmonds Community College. She has more than 27 years of progressive public service experience that includes 12 years at community colleges.