Keahiahi lives in Mānoa, Oʻahu, is a practicing mea hula, and is the Librarian at Kamakakūokalani.  Her primary duties are to support the creation of, access to, and use of materials related to ʻike Hawaiʻi, and to manage the Laka me Lono Resource Center collection so it best aligns with the curriculum of Kamakakūokalani.  Her research interests include Hawaiian librarianship, indigenous librarianship, and information literacy instruction.  Keahiahi holds a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science and Bachelor’s Degrees in Hawaiian Language and Hawaiian Studies from the University of Hawaii at Mānoa.