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After conquering banking world, Lily Yao turned to golf

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    “To me, golf is not only a sport, it is a social tool to enlarge business and friendship circles. It can help you to be self-motivated, self-disciplined, emotionally self-controlled, and it teaches you to be a team player.”

    — Golfer Lily Yao, upon retiring from her professional career at First Hawaiian Bank

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Lily Yao plays golf at the Waialae Country Club in February.

Hard to say if Lily Yao found golf or it found her. At 74, it doesn’t matter. What she knows is she started golfing when she was 50 and it has changed her life. Read more

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