Mr. Kawakahi Amina is the Logistics Innovation lead at United States Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM) J46X. He began his career with the Department of Defense at USINDOPACOM exploring innovative technologies and capabilities to reduce energy consumption and increase energy resiliency at contingency bases. Currently in the USINDOPACOM J4 – Logistics, Engineering, and Security Cooperation Directorate, Mr. Amina specializes in the development and assessment of logistic-focused research and development projects to support the joint warfighter with an emphasis on expeditionary infrastructure repair and innovative sustainment technologies. Originally born and raised in Honolulu, HI, Mr. Amina received his degree in Human Biology and Physiology from Dartmouth College, NH. He is a dog lover and professional photographer.