Wednesday, January 6, 1999Name: Tammy Tamai
Position: Business manager, Diamond Head Theatre
First job: Clerk at McDonald's restaurant
Favorite pastimes: Volleyball, golf
Tammy Tamai manages the financial and business operations of the 84-year-old Diamond Head Theatre.
Taking care of business
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"With the season's subscriptions substantially up, and 'The King and I' opening soon (Feb. 12), it's an exciting time to be part of the theater," Tamai said.
She replaced John Talkington, who relocated to the mainland.
Tamai has 13 years in financial management, and most recently was the administrative manager at Japan-America Institute of Management Science .
She also worked as the treasury internal control officer at the Tokyo branch of Standard Chartered Bank, and as an auditor at Price Waterhouse LLP in San Francisco and Honolulu.
Tamai is a graduate of Kaiser High School and earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from Georgetown University.
By Jerry Tune, Star-Bulletin