Dustin Barca is a professional surfer, environmental activist, MMA fighter, father and Kaua’i Boy who attended Hanalei School and Kapaʻa High School.
While this is Barca’s first bid at political office he has been involved in local politics in his young adult life.He sees local government as a way to deepen his service.
Barca is known for his activism related to environmental justice and the impacts of the agrochemical industry on Kauaʻi, however, he is also committed to:
-Local agricultural food production and access to healthy foods
-Protecting Kauaʻi’s most vital water resources
-Sustainable energy and transportation
-Better solutions to address crystal meth and illegal pharmaceutical drugs