Momilani is a licensed social worker and a Social Services Team Lead at Liliʻuokalani Trust. She has been in social work for 41 years. Momilani is a Maui girl, born and raised in Pu‘unēnē. The once thriving, vibrant plantation community of her birth may be gone, but the cherished memories of her early childhood remains vivid. She enjoys hula, ʻike rooted in Hawaiʻian culture and time spent with her six moʻopuna. She and her husband live on Hawaiian homestead in Waiehu.