Alaska Equal Employment Office, Executive Director

Law Day 2002 Poster

Thelma congratulates Hawaii's first Filipino Governor Ben Cayetano, elected in 1994.  Thelma was working for the Governor Tony Knowles administration at the time..  When Cayetano attended a western governors conference, Thelma arranged for a reception at the Alyeska Prince Hotel in Girdwood, where the governors were meeting, and hosted about a hundred members of the local Filipino community.  The local people drove down during working hours to meet Governor Cayetano.

 

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