Kumu Kawika Alfiche has been teaching hula to youth and adults of all ages and educating the general public about Hawaiian Culture for more than 15 years. He has been a long-time advocate of the Hawaiian culture and Kumu for Halau ‘O Keikiali’i, and Director for the San Francisco Bay Area-based Kaululehua Hawaiian Cultural Center. With these organizations, Kawika Alfiche has been able to bring to the mainland, the essence of past and present communities of the Hawaiian people, the traditional customs, values and protocols.