Malia Haumschild is considered one of Hawaii’s best professional hula dancers, teachers, choreographers, and businesswomen. She has performed and collaborated with Hawaii’s elite entertainers in all of the top venues in the islands. Through her passion for performing, teaching, and sharing her culture, she has brought the beautiful songs and dances of Polynesia to a world-class level with professional performances and hula workshops in over 15 countries.
Born and raised on the island of Maui with a strong foundation in traditional Hawaiian music, hula and culture, Malia trained under na kumu hula (hula teachers) Keali’i Reichel and Uluwehi Guerrero for 10 years and has competed with the halau (hula academy), earning 1st place in both ‘auana (modern) and kahiko (traditional) styles of hula.
Malia has an Executive M.B.A. from the University of Hawaii at Manoa and a B.A. in Political Science from Pepperdine University. She has an extensive background in both business and government. In addition to her Hula Hula performances around the world, you may remember her from her previous work as Chief of Staff to Representative Mele Carroll, and as senior political aide at the Office of Hawaiian Affairs for Haunani Apoliona.
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