Jody Kaulukukui is the Senior Protection Specialist at The Nature Conservancy of Hawai‘i. Her work focuses on strategic planning and negotiation of real estate transactions, including all acquisitions and conservation easements of The Conservancy in Hawai‘i.  Current protection projects for The Nature Conservancy includes identification and prioritization of coastal and dry forest properties across the state. 

She was an associate with the law firm of Ashford & Wriston from 1998-2004, where her practice focused on real estate and quiet title litigation.   Jody graduated  from Kamehameha Schools in 1989, from University of Oregon in 1993 (B.S. , Journalism) and from William S. Richardson School of Law in 1998.