Meet our staff

Our dedicated instructors & staff will support our students through every phase of their education, graduation & career placement.


Moana J. Kida
Principal / Hawai'i Certified Nail Technician

With over 10 years of experience as a business director & a certified nail technician herself, she strives to create a school where students enjoy learning & receive a quality education.




Mark I. Matsukawa
Administrative Director

With a background of 10 years in administrative work, he assists students from admission to employment. He is available to help students with any questions they may have.




Rina Shinohara
Chief Instructor / Hawai'i Certified Cosmetologist & Beauty Instructor

Studied under award winning professional nail artist, Tom Holcomb. Ranked 25th in Nail Magazine in 1998. Experienced, passionate instructor devoted to bringing the best out of her students.