Hawaii Beat


POSTED: Saturday, January 23, 2010

Buder-Nakasone to receive Fernandez award

Erika Buder-Nakasone, a former University of Hawaii cheerleader and current executive director of the UH Letterwinners Club, has been named this year's recipient of the Kane Fernandez Community Service Award.

Buder-Nakasone is an administrative assistant in the UH athletic department and oversees the Letterwinners Club. She has also been involved with the HHSAA cheerleading championships, the Cherry Blossom Festival and the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. She will be presented the award during tonight's UH basketball game against Louisiana Tech at the Stan Sheriff Center.