Chenoa Farnsworth has more than 15 years experience in business strategy and private equity investing. Farnsworth is the managing director of the Hawaii Angels, Hawaii’s only angel capital investment network. In 2006, she co-founded Kolohala Ventures, a Hawai’i-based venture capital firm that has invested $50 million into Hawai’i-based technology start-ups.

Chenoa is interested in strengthening the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Hawaii and has a particular passion for scalable start-ups with an environmental or social mission.