Lānaʻi Community Health Center Provider Awarded “Best in Class”

April 24, 2017, 9:28 AM HST · Updated April 24, 9:31 AM
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Behavioral Health Specialist, Dr. Cori Takesue, of Lānaʻi Community Health Center was named to Pacific Business News’ 2017 40 Under 40.

Behavioral Health Specialist Dr. Cori Takesue of Lānaʻi Community Health Center was named to to Pacific Business News’ 2017 40 Under 40. Photo Courtesy.

“We are very honored to have Dr. Takesue as part of the Lānaʻi Community Health Center ‘ohana,” said Diana Shaw, LCHC executive director. “Her expertise provides immeasurable help to the local community and we are thrilled to see her hard work and diligence recognized.”

Dr. Takesue joined Lānaʻi Community Health Center in February 2014 as a post-doc fellow in Psychology. She received her Masters of Arts in Professional Counseling at Argosy University-Honolulu Campus, with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy and her PsyD in clinical psychology at the California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University-San Francisco Campus.

Every year, Pacific Business News honors outstanding business professionals under 40 years of age in Hawaiʻi who demonstrate business excellence, contribute to the overall success to his or her company or organization, stand out amongst peers and colleagues and have strong community involvement.


“This year we received over 200 nominations,” shared Emily Kleiner, Events Director at Pacific Business News. “It was very difficult for the judges to choose as competition was quite intense.”

A formal dinner to celebrate the 2017 40 Under 40 honorees will be held on June 9, 2017 at The Four Seasons Resort KoʻOlina.

Nikki Schenfeld
Nikki joined the Maui Now team in 2016 as a writer/reporter. Originally from Chicago, she has had internships with CBS2 Chicago and Comcast SportsNet Chicago where she had the opportunity to interview some of Chicago's best athletes. She graduated from Columbia College Chicago in 2010 with a Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism. She moved to Maui in 2013.


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