Graduate Valedictory Speaker Named for Fall 2019 Commencement Ceremony

Kit-U Wong, Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Kit-U Wong was born in Macau but has called Hawai‘i home since she was seven. After graduating from Maryknoll School, Wong earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Scripps College and has been sharing her love for learning and economics at Maryknoll as a teacher ever since. She will be graduating from Hawai‘i Pacific University with a Master of Education in Educational Leadership. Wong was named Teacher of the Year by the Hawai‘i Council on Economic Education in 2018 for developing innovative strategies to inspire her students to succeed in economics and personal finance. In addition to teaching, she also serves as Maryknoll School’s dean of social studies and mathematics. In her spare time, Wong enjoys reading, writing, and traveling.