“I hope that serving on the board
will bring more visibility to Hawai‘i Pacific and more
opportunities to HPU students,” said Lam.
As director of HPU’s TIM program, Lam is responsible for the development
and marketing of the program. She often represents the University, traveling
to various parts of Asia to conduct seminars, visiting partner universities,
and participating in education fairs.
Lam has more than 20 years of professional experience in the food manufacturing
and retailing business, working with clients from major airlines and hotels.
She also conducts training programs and prepares marketing plans for major corporations.
A member of HHSMA for five years, Lam has served on the Board of Directors as
secretary, first vice president, and second vice president. She has been a faculty
member and administrator at HPU since 1988.
In addition to her service with HHSMA, Lam is member of the Academy of Travel
and Tourism; the Council of Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education; the
Hawai‘i Hotel Association; the American Educational Research Association;
and a past member of the Downtown Neighborhood Board.