Francois Rogers

Francois Rogers

Special Projects Director
Blue Planet Foundation
Francois Rogers spent sixteen years at one of the largest Japanese wholesale travel agencies, where he was responsible for event management, educational programs, and sales and marketing for group packages to Hawaii. He also served as director of the longstanding Honolulu Festival for nearly a decade, managing the branding, logistics, marketing, budgeting and organizational structure of the nonprofit entity. Francois joined Blue Planet Foundation as special projects director in 2006. His work at Blue Planet focuses primarily on educational outreach with schools statewide and community-based initiatives that bring the benefits of energy efficiency to Hawaii residents. Francois was born in New York, raised in Japan and the Philippines, and currently lives in Kaneohe.