saul, lanai, hawaii

The catamaran drifts gently away from the pier as a soothing ukulele player begins to play. The beautiful sound sets a magical tone for our Lana’i sunset cruise.…


Suzanne Marlowe Minarcine, PhD


I learned to fly a plane before I learned to drive a car. At one point, I took my dad’s airplane and ran away from home, to Florida! I was an 18 year-old commercial pilot and flight instructor. I couldn’t get a job, since women were excluded from aviation. Airlines were only hiring former military pilots (men). I was laughed at whenever I showed up for a job interview. I got a degree in nursing and spent my first real career in healthcare.