About Us

Our Mission

We are a consulting company that works with leaders and organizations to grow their capacity to change.  Our mission is to empower executives and their employees to foster a learning environment where all team members leverage their potential to achieve individual and company goals.  We offer consulting, group facilitation, executive coaching, seminars, and retreats in leadership development, team effectiveness, diversity management, and work/family balance.   

We are committed to providing our clients with information, advice and practices that are based on empirical evidence.  We hold all client information confidential and take steps to ensure that our work meets our clients’ needs.

Principal Consultant

Kalei Inn is the principal consultant of Kalei Inn, PhD and Associates.  She is an educational sociologist with a Ph.D. from Stanford, and a B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College.  She has 25 years of management, coaching, consulting and research experience in universities, businesses and nonprofit organizations in Hawaii, California, and Hong Kong.  She has appeared on “Emme’s Island Moments” and the Channel 2 Morning News to speak on how to achieve personal and professional success.  She founded a nonprofit organization in the San Francisco Bay Area that continues to operate an Asian American cultural enrichment program.

Born in Shanghai, China, Kalei speaks English and Chinese.  She is a former member of the Honolulu City and County Committee on the Status of Women, a past Program Chair of the Rotary Club of Waikiki, and a past president of the Stanford Hawaii Chapter.  She is an active member of SHRM Hawaii and ASTD Hawaii.  This breadth of expertise in academia, business, and nonprofit organizations enables Kalei to bring unique perspectives to her clients’ situations and to inspire fresh solutions to achieve results. 


Kalei Inn, Ph.D. and Associates   |   2563 Malama Place  /  Honolulu, Hawaii 96822
Tel: (808) 383-8657   |   Fax: (808) 988-6262   |   kalei@kaleiinn.com