Gordon I. Ito
Hawaii Dept. of Commerce & Consumer Affairs
PO Box 3614
Honolulu, Hawaii 96811-3614
335 Merchant Street, Room 213
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
Hawaii Governor David Y. Ige reappointed Gordon I. Ito as Insurance Commissioner effective January 1, 2015. He was previously appointed Insurance Commissioner by Governors Linda Lingle (July 2010) and Neil Abercrombie (January 2011).
Ito is chair of the NAIC Western Zone, has chaired the Information Systems (EX1) Task Force and the International Regulatory Cooperation (G) Working Group. He has participated in NAIC meetings for more than 20 years.
Prior to his appointment, Ito served as chief deputy insurance commissioner since 2000. Prior to that, he worked as supervising staff attorney of the Insurance Division from 1993–2000.
Ito earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Hawaii and a law degree from the University of Hawaii William S. Richardson School of Law.