Treasurer / Finance Committee Chair
Anna Ono serves as Senior Vice President and Director of Audit for First Hawaiian Bank with 13 years of progressive advisory and assurance experience in the financial services industry. She is responsible for leading a comprehensive risk-based internal audit program that independently appraises the adequacy, effectiveness, and efficiency of the system of internal controls. She is also responsible for overseeing the credit examination, branch audit, compliance examination and SOX 404 independent testing functions. Prior to joining First Hawaiian Bank, Anna spent 12 years at Ernst & Young LLP within the advisory and assurance practices in Honolulu, Denver and most recently in San Francisco. In addition, in April 2016, she founded a Korean cosmetic subscription and e-commerce company (pinkseoul.com) based on the increased popularity of Korean cosmetics and subscription box companies on the mainland.
Anna received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, Management Information Systems, and Marketing from University of Hawaii at Manoa. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist. Anna and her husband Jason have a daughter, Emma (class of 2028).