Mr. Herb Kawahara
Board Advisor

Herb Kawahara is a retired president of the Pacific Stock Exchange, a position that capped his 32-year career in the investment brokerage business. He earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from UCLA in 1951, graduating summa cum laude, and served with the Army Counter Intelligence Corps during the Korean War. He was appointed chairman of the UCLA Foundation’s Investment Committee in 1999. Mr. Kawahara cites his UCLA education as an important factor in his rise to success, and has devoted much of his time and energy to his alma mater. 

The Kawahara Family History Book : digital2.library.ucla.edu/viewFile.do?contentFileId=2295645

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