Meet the candidates: Shirley Simbre-Medeiros


Shirley Simbre-Medeiros

Sabrina Bodon / The Garden Island

Shirley Simbre-Medeiros at Kaumuali‘i Highway mile marker 35 on the Westside, where she and her family scattered the ashes of her son Shiloh.

HANAPEPE — Kaua‘i County Council candidate Shirley Simbre-Medeiros, 70, is up early each day, and on this day, before 8 a.m., she’d gotten to Salt Pond with a coffee and apple pie in hand. Later, she’d head into Lihu‘e to pick up goods and bring them back west.