Shari Motooka-Higa

Vice President Speciality Markets
REALTOR-ASSOCIATE®
SRES Credit Instructor, CSA, CLTC, CAPS, SRES

Education & Background

  • Graduate of the University of Hawaii
  • CE Course Instructor with the National Association of REALTORS and Honolulu Board of REALTORS

Professional Memberships

  • Hawaii Association of Realtors (HAR)
  • Honolulu Board of Realtors (HBR)
  • National Association of Realtors (NAR)

Background

Shari S. Motooka-Higa has been working with Hawaii’s seniors and their families for more than 25 years. During her career as a Certified Senior Advisor, Shari has worked in many areas of the senior industry as a Financial Advisor – from advising families with long term care planning to consulting with healthcare providers.

For the past 10 years, Shari has been instrumental in working with several large local banks and financial institutions in developing their senior services.

After graduating from the University of Hawaii. Shari joined the Management Consulting Group of Ernst & Young LLP. Here Shari worked with private and the State Community Hospitals which included long term care facilities (nursing homes) and hospitals.

Shari is a highly recognized speaker and an approved course instructor with the Hawaii State Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs. Shari is a continuing education course instructor with the National Association of REALTORS (Seniors Real Estate Specialists Designation) and Honolulu Board of REALTORS. She also partnered with the Building Industry Association of Hawaii (BIA Hawaii) on classes for home builders.

Shari has authored several continuing education credit courses including Advanced Concepts for Today’s Senior Homeowners, Universal Home Design and Senior Living Solutions to Reduce Hospital Readmissions (approved for Social Workers).

Shari Motooka-Higa

Contact Information:

Cell: 808-492-7820
shari@primaryhawaii.com