Unyong is a member of the executive team at Y. Hata & Co., Ltd, and is specifically charged with the areas of Sales, Marketing, and Supply Chain. Prior to joining Y. Hata Co., Ltd., she led the Advancement Program for the Shidler College of Business for over 10 years. Unyong’s greatest strengths are her creativity, drive, and leadership. She thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand the organization’s reach and impact. Unyong is proud to serve on the boards of the Salvation Army, Domestic Violence Action Center, Hawaii Restaurant Association, the Great Aloha Run, and the Patsy T. Mink Center for Business and Leadership. Unyong has been recognized by the Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii as the “Young Professional of the Year,” by Pacific Business News for “Women Who Mean Business” and “Forty Under 40,” by the AFP – Aloha Chapter as the “Outstanding Professional Fundraiser of the Year,” and by Hawaii Business Magazine as one of the “20 for the next 20.” Unyong holds a bachelor of science in Microbiology and a master in business administration from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.