Jonathan “JJ” Johnson has joined the Friends of the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum (HiSAM) Board of Directors, effective July 1, 2022. Mr. Johnson brings many years of experience in the local arts community, and is looking forward to continuing to engage the public with the arts in Hawaiʻi.
“The Hawaiʻi State Art Museum wouldn’t be what it is without Jon and his full and unwavering support of our efforts to make HiSAM the amazing space that it is today. I am so thrilled that he has decided to join the Friends of HiSAM Board so we can continue to do great work together!”Karen Ewald – Director, SFCA Art in Public Places Program and the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum
Jonathan “JJ” Johnson began working for the SFCA in 1988 as Registrar and served as Executive Director from 2014 to June 30, 2022. Allison Wong has joined the SFCA team as Executive Director, effective August 1, 2022.
Friends of HiSAM is a nonprofit volunteer organization, supporting the museum through fundraising and other activities. HiSAM is a part of the SFCA Art in Public Places Program.