Lieutenant Governor of Hawaii

second highest ranking official of the executive branch of the state of Hawaii

The Lieutenant Governor of Hawaii (Hawaiian: Hope kiaʻāina o Hawaiʻi) is the assistant chief executive of the U.S. state of Hawaii.

Lieutenant Governor of Hawaii
Incumbent
Sylvia Luke

since December 5, 2022
Term lengthFour years, renewable once
Inaugural holderJames Kealoha
FormationAugust 21, 1959
(64 years ago)
 (1959-08-21)
WebsiteOffice of the Lt. Governor

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Parties

  Democratic (12)   Republican (2)

# Picture Lt. Governor Took office Left office Party Governor(s) served under
1 James Kealoha August 21, 1959 December 2, 1962 Republican William F. Quinn
2 William S. Richardson December 2, 1962 December 2, 1966 Democratic John A. Burns
3   Thomas Gill December 2, 1966 December 2, 1970 Democratic
4 George Ariyoshi December 2, 1970 December 2, 1974 Democratic
5 Nelson Doi December 2, 1974 December 2, 1978 Democratic George Ariyoshi
6 Jean King December 2, 1978 December 2, 1982 Democratic
7   John D. Waiheʻe December 2, 1982 December 2, 1986 Democratic
8   Ben Cayetano December 2, 1986 December 2, 1994 Democratic John D. Waiheʻe
9   Mazie Hirono December 2, 1994 December 2, 2002 Democratic Ben Cayetano
10   Duke Aiona December 4, 2002 December 6, 2010 Republican Linda Lingle
11   Brian Schatz December 6, 2010 December 26, 2012 Democratic Neil Abercrombie
12   Shan Tsutsui December 27, 2012 January 31, 2018 Democratic
David Ige
13   Doug Chin February 2, 2018 December 3, 2018 Democratic
14   Josh Green December 3, 2018 December 5, 2022 Democratic
15   Sylvia Luke December 5, 2022 Incumbent Democratic Josh Green

Living former lieutenant governors of Hawaii change

Lieutenant Governor Term Date of birth (and age)
George Ariyoshi 1970–1974 (1926-03-12) March 12, 1926 (age 97)
John D. Waiheʻe III 1982–1986 (1946-05-19) May 19, 1946 (age 77)
Ben Cayetano 1986–1994 (1939-11-04) November 4, 1939 (age 84)
Mazie Hirono 1994–2002 (1947-11-03) November 3, 1947 (age 76)
Duke Aiona 2002–2010 (1955-06-08) June 8, 1955 (age 68)
Brian Schatz 2010–2012 (1972-10-20) October 20, 1972 (age 51)
Shan Tsutsui 2012–2018 (1971-08-09) August 9, 1971 (age 52)
Doug Chin 2018 (1966-07-21) July 21, 1966 (age 57)
Josh Green 2018–2022 (1970-02-11) February 11, 1970 (age 54)

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