67th Cherry Blossom Festival crowns queen and court

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The Honolulu Japanese Junior Chamber of Commerce and the Cherry Blossom Festival crowned the 67th Cherry Blossom Festival Queen and Court at the annual Festival Ball and coronation ceremony at Sheraton Waikiki.

Local attorney Lauren Sugai was crowed queen.

Sugai is a 2008 graduate of Pearl City High School and a 2012 graduate of the University of Hawaii at Manoa, where she received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. 

Sugai also received a Master of Business Administration from the Shidler College of Business and a Juris Doctorate from the William Richardson School of Law.

She is currently working as an attorney at Chong, Nishimoto, Sia, Nakamura and Goya LLLP. 

The court members are:

1st Princess Kayla Yuri Ueshiro
Princess Ariel Kwai Ying Kiyomi Lee
Princess Katrina Eiko Shimomura
Princess and Miss Popularity Taylor Kaleimakanani Keiko Chee
Miss Congeniality Reeann Eiko Kaleilani Minatoya

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