The Planning Services of Hawaii Benefits Team
Independence, Expertise, Experience and Resources… Combined to meet the unique needs of your organization
Business and community involvements keep us tied closely to the community and clients we serve.
- Governor's Blue Ribbon Panel on Health
- Past Chairmanship, Health Issues Committee
- Hawaii Association of Health Underwriters
- National Association of Health Underwriters
- Hawaii Pacific Gerontological Society
- Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association
- YMCA Metropolitan Branch

Planning Services Team
Arnold S. Hirotsu, CLU, CFP, ChFC

- Chartered Life Underwriter
- Certified Financial Planner
- Chartered Financial Consultant
- Certified Long Term Care Specialist
- Insurance Professional since 1976
- Business Administration, University of Hawaii
- Health Care Reform Task Force, Chamber of Commerce
- Past Chairman of the Board,
      Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce


- Executive Compensation
- Estate Planning
- Senior Market Development
- Employee Benefit Plans
- Brokerage Negotiation

Gary C. Yanagihara, CLU, CASL, LTCP
Executive Vice-President
Principal Partner/Treasurer

- Chartered Life Underwriter
- Chartered Advisor for Senior Living
- Long Term Care Professional
- Certified College Planning Specialist
- Insurance Professional since 1976
- Founder and First State President, National Association
      of Health Underwriters - Hawaii Chapter
- Life Member - Hawaii Pacific Gerontological Society


- Voluntary Employee Programs
- Retirement Plan Design
- Seminar Design and Facilitator
- Senior Market Development
- New Market Development
- Executive Carve-Out Plans

Mackie Jones
Senior Human Resources Consultant

Planning Services of Hawaii, Inc.

- Over 30 years of Diverse US and International Human
      Resources Experience
- Former Instructor of SPHR, ISPHR, and PHR


- Human Resources Compliance
- Legislation HR Activist
- Strategic Planning
- Compliance of Federal and State
      DOL Regulations
- Benefit Interpretation between
      ACA and HI State
- Employee Development & Relations
- Labor Relations