Investment Services

Hawaii State FCU is pleased to provide financial and retirement planning with Hawaii State Investment Services, available through CUSO Financial Services, LP (CFS).

When it comes to financial planning, we know relationships count as much as experience. Our CFS* Financial Advisors excel at both. They bring over 60 years of combined experience. And they’re committed to working closely with you so that the investment recommendations are personalized to suit your unique needs. After all, that’s what family is all about.


Advisor Profiles

David Kimura

David Kimura

Kimura is the Program Manager of the Hawaii State Investment Services Section. Registered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. (CFS) he oversees the investment program provided to members.

Kimura works directly with credit union staff, members, and our CFS team. He assists with determining retirement planning, strategic asset allocation and wealth transfer strategies. He is committed to providing members access to sound and honest investment advice and solutions.

Kimura, a licensed financial advisor, previously with Edward Jones Investments, also ran his own company, Kimura Financial, Inc. He served as vice president and investment consultant at Central Pacific Bank for ten years, in addition to his experience with PaineWebber (now UBS).

Kimura received a bachelor's of science degree from the University of Oregon. He holds the FINRA Series 7, 63, and 65 securities licenses. He also holds the State of Hawaii life and health insurance license.

David covers the Kaimuki and Main Branches. He can be reached at (808) 447-8083.


Sean Umetsu, CFP®

Sean Umetsu

Umetsu is registered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. (CFS) and works directly with members on investment and retirement planning as well as preserving and transferring of wealth.

Umetsu was previously at First Hawaiian Bank as a financial consultant for nine years and at Bank of Hawaii for nearly two years. He received his bachelor’s degree and his masters of business administration from the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and is securities licensed and insurance licensed in Hawaii. Umetsu is knowledgeable in employee benefits and retirement planning, estate planning, investment management and insurance.

Sean covers the Pearlridge, Mililani and Kapolei Branches. He can be reached at (808) 387-3261.


Greg Leong

Greg Leong

Leong is registered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. (CFS) and works directly with credit union members assisting them with services ranging from retirement planning, investments, college funding and insurance. He is committed in helping clients reach their financial goals. Whether short or long term goals he can explain your options and guide you to solutions that best suit your needs.

Leong was a financial advisor at VALIC Financial Advisors for over 10 years then went to LPL Financial before coming aboard. He is knowledgeable with the State of Hawaii Employee Retirement System (ERS). Leong is an active member with the Hawaii Air National Guard reserves with 20 years of service.

Leong is securities licensed and insurance licensed in Hawaii.

Greg covers the Main Branch and will see members on an appointment only basis at the Kaimuki Branch. He can be reached at (808) 260-0232.


Jason Lau


Jason Lau works with members to implement solutions that will help them achieve their financial goals. He offers personalized investment strategies focusing on retirement and income planning, college savings, wealth accumulation, and wealth preservation. Lau possesses over 21 years of financial service industry experience, having served as an Officer and Assistant Manager at Bank of Hawaii’s Retirement Plans department, then as Vice President and Financial Advisor at Bankoh Investment Services, Inc. He maintains the FINRA Series 6, 7, 63, and 65 licenses, as well as State of Hawaii Life and Health Insurance licenses. He graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa with bachelor’s degrees in both management and international business. Jason covers the Kaimuki and Ali’i branches. He can be reached at (808) 439-2702.


Regan Yamada


Yamada will work directly with Hawaii State FCU members at Kaneohe and Kahului branches, providing a wide range of investment and insurance solutions to help clients achieve their financial goals. He specializes in helping members with investment and retirement planning as well as wealth preservation and wealth transfer strategies. Prior to joining Hawaii State FCU, Yamada served as a financial consultant at First Hawaiian Bank and American Savings Bank. He has been a licensed life and health insurance agent since 1977.


Craig Warren

Craig Warren

Warren is the executive sponsor of the investment services program at Hawaii State FCU where he serves as the Hawaii State FCU Executive Vice President overseeing all branch and lending activities. Warren is committed to ensuring members have access to sound and honest investment advice and solutions throughout the Hawaii State branch system.

Warren has previously served as the Chief Financial Officer for Wells Fargo Securities, Inc. as well as Principal for both Bankoh Investment Services and Central Pacific Investment Services. Warren was President and Trustee for the multi-billion dollar Pacific Capital Funds – a registered investment company (RIC).

Warren received a bachelor’s degree in political economy from The Johns Hopkins University and a MBA in finance and business economics from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) – Anderson Graduate School of Business.


Products & Services offered through CFS include:

  • Reviewing Your Current Financial Plan
  • Retirement Planning
  • Deferred Compensation, IRA, 401k, 403b, 457 plans, and TSP Rollovers
  • Tax Efficient Investments**
  • Education Funding
  • Life and Long Term Care Insurance


Contact Us

For more information:
Call Donna Cazinha at (808) 447-7011 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit your local branch

Non-deposit investment products and services are offered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. (“CFS”), a registered broker-dealer (Member FINRA/SIPC) and SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Products offered through CFS: are not NCUA/NCUSIF or otherwise federally insured, are not guarantees or obligations of the credit union, and may involve investment risk including possible loss of principal. Investment Representatives are registered through CFS. The Credit Union has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members. Securities, Insurance, and Advisory licensed in: HI
**CFS and its Registered Representatives do not provide tax advice. For specific tax advice, please consult with a qualified tax professional.