Press Release – Executive Director


Mark Anderson named new Executive Director of Maui
AIDS Foundation, started October 1

Wailuku, HI (October 9, 2018) — Maui AIDS Foundation announces that Mark Anderson, its new Executive Director, started with the organization October 1, 2018.
Anderson, who served for over a decade as Executive Director at Buddies of New Jersey, will succeed longtime Maui AIDS Foundation Executive Director Steve Hire, who is retiring after 13 years with the organization.

Maui AIDS Foundation provides services for individuals living with HIV/AIDS, along with
outreach, education and screening for local communities at risk for HIV and other sexually
transmitted infections.

“We’re extremely pleased that Mark has taken on this leadership role,” said Hire. “His work in
the field of HIV/AIDS will be an asset to the community.”
“I am inspired by the mission of Maui AIDS Foundation,” said Anderson, “and I am excited about
the opportunity of working closely with the community to promote education, prevention and

A 501(c)(3) nonprofit, Maui AIDS Foundation was established in 1987 as Maui County’s only
AIDS Service Organization. Along with Federally-funded case management services for
individuals living with HIV/AIDS, the organization provides confidential and free testing for HIV,
hepatitis C and syphilis by appointment at (808) 242-4900. Its office address is 1935 Main
Street, Suite 101, Wailuku. Office hours are from 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday to Friday.

For more information on Maui AIDS Foundation, please visit
CONTACT: or (808) 242-4900