Ms. Susan Murata
Kapiolani Community College
Ms. Susan Murata is currently the Library Director at Kapiolani Community College in Honolulu, Hawaii. She has worked on four campuses within the University of Hawaii System for over twenty six years and has been the Library Director at Kapiolani Community College since 2001. She is also responsible for the open computer labs and the testing center at the college. She served as co-chair for Standard I for the college accreditation Self-Study in 2006, as co-chair for Standard II in 2012, and has served on multiple accreditation teams. She was appointed as a Commissioner to the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges in 2010.
She chairs the University of Hawai‘i Library Council for the 10-campus system and holds a master’s degree in library science and a bachelor’s degree in psychology, both from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.