He is running against Rick Blangiardi for mayor of Honolulu. And as mayor, he will bring people together to solve Oʻahu’s biggest problems. Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Keith Amemiya announces run for Honolulu mayor", "Amemiya announces run for Honolulu mayor", "Business executive throws his name in the race for Honolulu mayor", "TV executive Blangiardi plans mayoral run", "Former Hawaii TV executive Rick Blangiardi announces run for Honolulu mayor", "John Carroll jumps into 2020 race for Honolulu mayor", "Former state Sen. 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Marissa Kerns, 2018 Republican nominee for lieutenant governor of Hawaii, Ron Menor, Honolulu City councilmember, district 9, United Public Workers (UPW AFSCME, Local 646, AFL-CIO), Hawaii Government Employees Association (HGEA), State of Hawaii Organization of Police Officers (SHOPO), police union for the, International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Local 142, Laborers’ International Union of North America Local 368, Hawaii Teamsters and Allied Workers Local 996, International Association of Bridge, Structural and Ornamental Iron Workers Union Local 625, Operative Plasterers’ & Cement Masons’ International Association Local 630, International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 1, Hawaii Fire Fighters Association (HFFA) Local 1643, This page was last edited on 4 November 2020, at 10:17. Keith Amemiya served Oʻahu as a business executive, nonprofit leader, and lawyer over the last 30 years. Incumbent Mayor Kirk Caldwell is ineligible to run for a third term due to term limits. He is one of the candidates for the Honolulu Mayoral position. Keith Amemiya, it seems is the heir-apparent, pushed to the forefront of the mayoral campaign to keep the old ball rolling in their court. Amemiya is on the … A nonpartisan blanket primary was held on Saturday, August 8, 2020. He has worked as Senior Vice President for Atlas and Island Insurance agency. Keith is a married man. 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Rick held the first position in the previous election with 25.7% votes.  Japanese in Hawaii are the second largest ethnic group in the state, and Amemiya would be the first mayor of Honolulu of Japanese ancestry. … In the year 1988, Keith completed his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Hawaii. Ho Yin (Jason) Wong, former Chief Governance & Information Officer of an IaaS cloud computing technology company. With no candidate receiving an outright majority of the vote in the primary, the top two finishers, Rick Blangiardi and Keith Amemiya, advanced to a November general election runoff on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. He is married to his beautiful, Keith has not shared any details regarding his. , "New TV Spots Promote Keith Amemiya's Democratic Roots", "Keith Amemiya: Political Outsider Or Establishment Insider? From the last 30 years, he has been working as a lawyer, business executive, and nonprofit leader. Keita Amemiya (雨宮 慶太, Amemiya Keita, born on August 24, 1958) is a prolific Japanese character designer and director from Urayasu, Chiba.Amemiya is perhaps most prominently best known for his most distinctive fantasy designs and innovative directorial style. Keith Amemiya is a politician from Hawaii, United States. In the election of August 9, 2020, he became second and was decided as the candidate for Honolulu mayor. (Click here to visit his campaign website). Keith Amemiya (born 1965 or 1966) is an American business executive and politician who is running for Mayor of the City and County of Honolulu in 2020. The position of Mayor of Honolulu is non-partisan. Cory Lum/Civil Beat. Keith Amemiya has spent $279,921 on television ads in the first half of this year. Keith Amemiya 55,002 20.24% Colleen Hanabusa: 50,120 18.44% Kymberly Pine: 40,008 14.72% Mufi Hannemann: 26,975 9.92% William "Bud" Stonebraker 17,710 6.51% Choon James 5,520 2.03% John Carroll: 2,005 0.74% Ho-Yin "Jason" Wong 1,434 0.53% Ernest Caravalho 1,136 0.42% Audrey Keesing 822 0.30% Micah La'akea Mussell 538 0.20% David "Duke" Bourgoin 367 0.14% Karl O. Dicks … U.S Senator Brian Schatz of Hawaii has announced his support of Amemiya. Later, in the year 1991, he attended the Richardson School of Law and completed the Juris Doctor Degree. In the year 1988, Keith completed his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Hawaii. Audrey Keesing, convenor/Hawaii State President of the National Organization for Women, 1994–1999, William "Bud" Stonebraker, pastor of South Shore Christian Fellowship, Kalo farmer, former Hawaiʻi state representative (2000–2006). The 2020 Honolulu mayoral election will determine the Mayor of the City and County of Honolulu for the term commencing in January 2021. Along with politics, he is also into business. He is running for political office for the first time to serve as our Mayor of Honolulu. Born and raised in Hawaii, United States, Keith holds the American nationality and he belongs to mixed ethnicity. Keith Amemiya (born September 1, 1965) is a candidate for Mayor of the City and County of Honolulu in the 2020 election. As an executive of a local business, he understands how to act decisively and collaboratively. Born and raised in Hawaii, United States, Keith holds the American nationality and he belongs to mixed ethnicity. In the upcoming general election, which will be held in November 2020, he will be facing against Rick Blangiardi.  AFL-CIO, the Hawaii State American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, has also announced support for Amemiya.  Additionally, Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Marcus Mariota has announced his support for Amemiya. He has also served and is still serving in different public and private sectors participating in the different community services. Keith’s grandparents worked in the pineapple fields of Wahiawā.