Francis Choe was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii and is currently an undergraduate student at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He discovered a love for and developed a passion for public policy and politics at a young age. Since high school, he has participated in numerous campaigns and worked for numerous elected officials and is currently Legislative Aide to State Senator Carol Fukunaga, who has been instrumental in the promotion of economic diversification. Francis is active with the Democratic Party of Hawaii and serves on the Board of Directors for two local non-profit organizations.