Meet Our Staff

  • (Interim) Senior Pastor

    Pastor Niles & Aileen Kageyama


    Pastor Niles has over 50 years of experience in ministry. He's married to his lovely wife Aileen and they have two twin boys and one granddaughter. Aileen also serves as the Director of LMC's Children's Ministry.

  • Office Manager

    Charlotte Carvalho


    Charlotte and Doug have been married for 34 years. Charlotte is LMC's Office Manager and Doug is on the Elder team.

  • Youth Director

    Cory Howatt


    Cory was born and raised on Kauai. He graduated from Multnomah University where he earned a bachelor's degree in Biblical/Theological Studies and Pastoral Ministries. Cory recently spent five months as a missionary in Kenya, and has now returned to impact youth on Kauai for Jesus.

Meet The Elders

We are an Elder-led Church. Currently our Elder Team is made up of six men, who serve to pastor, shepherd, teach and guide the community of believers at Lihue Missionary Church.


Richard Burgess

Doug Carvalho

D.J. Higashi

Devin Medeiros

Chet Myers

Alfred Ringor