The Ilima at Leihano Team

Get to know more about members of our leadership team here.

Mark Tsuda
Executive Director

With more than 28 years of experience, Mark facilitates leadership and support of associates, resident services and the overall operational and financial well-being of the community. Mark is an active member of the community serving on a State of Hawaii Board, Chamber of Commerce and community associations.

Jodie Cole
Sales Director

Jodie develops compassionate relationships with prospective residents of ‘Ilima at Leihano.  Offering consultative options, residents and their “‘Ohana” develop an informed concept on the benefits of residing in harmony at ‘Ilima at Leihano.


Maribelle Agustin
AL Licensed Nurse

Maribelle is the community nurse at 'Ilima at Leihano with over 15 years of experience within the health care industry. Maribelle incorporates the core values and beliefs of the company through her experience and the work of her team.


Les Espinueva
Environmental Services Director

Les is responsible for the general maintenance, housekeeping and safety of the community for residents, family members, guests, and associates. He oversees the repair and maintenance of the building, grounds, and support equipment.

Valerie Rickard
Resident Relations Director

Valerie is committed to ensuring all aspects of service excellence in resident relations, human resources and wellness.  Valerie has been with ‘Ilima at Leihano from the beginning and is extremely passionate about its residents, families and associates.