Elmer Cravalho

American politician

Elmer Franklin Carvalho (February 19, 1926–June 27, 2016) was an American politician and former teacher. He was a member of the Democratic Party. Carvalho served as the first Mayor of Maui from 1969 to 1979 and the first Speaker of the Hawaii House of Representatives following statehood.[1][2]


  1. "Maui County Council Resolution 79-96". Maui County Council. 1979-08-03. Archived from the original on 2016-06-28. Retrieved 2016-06-28.
  2. "Hawai'i Political Leaders". Hawaiian Historical Society. Archived from the original on July 15, 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-27.