Plumbers and Fitters Union Local 675
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Honoring 61 New Apprentice Graduates


The Class of 2018/2019: Front row (left to right) are those who oversee the apprenticeship program, Asst Trng Coord Kirk Kageno, PAMCA Exe Dir Gregg Serikaku, Mgmt Trustee Sam Fujikawa, Mgmt Trustee Mark Suzuki, JATC Chair Curt Balanay, Bus Mgr/Union Trustee Val Ceria, Pres/Union Trustee Matt Brady, VP/Union Trustee Benji Panis, Recording Secty Lance Hayashi and Trng Coordinator Chuck Shima. Second row (standing on left) Asst Trng Coord Ronden Numasaki. Behind them are the graduates present at the Hilton Hawaiian Village.

The 61 recently graduated apprentices were honored at the June 8th PAMCAH-UA Local 675 commencement at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Coral Ballroom. The dinner marked the 53rd graduation ceremony sponsored by the Honolulu Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry. Each apprentice graduate received a $100 check from the Union. Additionally, Milwaukee Tools gifted a tape measure to each graduate. The apprentices were addressed and congratulated by JATC Chairman, Curt Balanay and Training Coordinator, Chuck Shima who recognized each graduating apprentice by name. Finally, the apprentices were acknowledged and accepted as graduates by Union Business Manager and Training Trust Fund Chairman, Valentino Ceria. Congratulations and Best Wishes to the Graduating Class of 2018/2019!

Fall 2018 Graduates

Plumber Apprentices – Oahu
Anthony Alterado-Tuquero
Stephen Brissette
Kendall Calacal
Paul Engelhardt
Alexander Hirata
Justin Imura
Corey Kamealoha-Estavillo
Byron Lee
Tory Mikamura
Maxwell Sanchez

Plumber Apprentice – Hawaii
Iren Segobia

Refrigeration AC Apprentices – Oahu
Jordan Abear
Dayton Calma
Jared Coloma
Bradley Ford
Lawrence Keamo
Tyler Otsuka

Refrigeration AC Apprentice – Maui
Michael Goldman

Fire Sprinkler Apprentices – Oahu
Garret Duke
Harry Kea
Joe Rivas
Travis Yasutake

Spring 2019 Graduates

Plumber Apprentices – Oahu
Cody Acasio
Dalton-Joshua Alcantra
Zaine Augustiro
Collin Awong
Jashon Ching
Justin Ganitoen
Racine Hee
Aaron Iramina, Jr.
Justin Kaanaana
James Kim
Martin Kodama
Joshua Lagmay
Justin Lee
Dylan Peralta
Jaren Rodrigues
Roni Rulona
Sean Schmidt
Bryan Smith
Shaun Takayama

Plumber Apprentices - Maui
Deon Medeiros
Reginald Yap

Refrigeration AC Apprentices – Oahu
Richard Agus
Nathan Arii
John Michael Bolibol
Derek Fukuda
Nolan Hirai
Rory Hironaka
Kameron Lau
Lawrence Leonardo
Dennis Macaibay
Afred Maglinao

Refrigeration AC Apprentices – Hawaii
Neil Oliver Cabote
Joseph Graf
Davis Nakashima
James Tan

Refrigeration AC Apprentices – Maui
Grant Kapaku
Patrick Kunishige

Fire Sprinkler Apprentices – Oahu
Bernard Bangal
Leland Leong


Instructor Gavin Villafuerte’s Fire Sprinkler class.


Happy group of graduating apprentices
   
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