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economist , bank executive

Henry Li-Nan Wong, American bank executive, economist. Member Association Film Commissioners (president 1980), American Economics Association, American Agricultural Economics Association, Hawaii Internat.Film Festival, Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Hawaii Society Corporation Planners, Lanakila Rehabilitation Center (trustee), Alpha Kappa Psi, Theta Chi.; Lodges: Elks.

Background

Wong, Henry Li-Nan was born on November 3, 1940 in Rangoon, Burma. Came to the United States, 1946. Son of Chew King and Jenny (Y.) Wong.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Waynesburg College, 1965. Master of Science, University Hawaii, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Hawaii, 1969.

Career

Master of Science, U. Hawaii, 1968, Doctor of Philosophy, 1969. Economist, Economics Research Service United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, 1969-1970. Economist Hawaii Department Budget and Finance, Honolulu, 1970-1973.

Director Hawaii film office Hawaii Department Planning and Economics Development, Honolulu, 1973-1984. Executive vice president and chief administrator, office of chairman Central Bank Bancshares Inc., Honolulu, 1984. Vice chairman, dir.Hawaii Strategic Development Corporation, Honolulu, 1991-1995.

Member county of revenue State of Hawaii, 1995. Vice president, board directors Friends of East West Center, Honolulu, 1983-1984. National Defense Education Act fellow, 1965-1969.

Membership

Trustee, chairman board Lanakila Rehabilitation Center. Member, chairman advisory council Salvation Army, Honolulu. Board directors WHKT Benevolent Association.

Member Association Film Commissioners (president 1980), Am Economic Association, American Agricultural Economics Association, Hawaii Intenrat. Film Festival, Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Hawaii Society Corporation Planners, Elks, Hawaiian Lodge (trustee), Grand Lodge (trustee), Shriners, Order Eastern Star (trustee), Alpha Kappa Psi, Theta Chi.

Connections

Children: Rachael S.Y., Remle Southwest Bachelor of Science, Waynesburg College.

father:
Chew King Wong

mother:
Jenny (Yu) Wong

children:
Waynesburg College Wong

Rachael S.Y. Wong

Remle Southwest Bachelor of Science Wong