Anissa J. Lindquist is employed at the Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) as a Federal Grants and Program Monitor, where she performs functions of financial administration and reporting. She also ensures the program staff accomplishes their approved program initiatives and complies with Federal and local guidelines. Prior to joining VITEMA, Anissa worked at the Office of Management and Budget, Public Assistance Division (OMB/PA) as the Disaster Program Assistant/Records Manager, where she completed various correspondences to sub grantees (government, private and non-profit organizations) pertaining to repayment of Federal funds. Ms. Lindquist holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration. She is also a member of the prestigious Gold Key International Honor Society from the University of the Virgin Islands. Anissa is interested in the opportunities being offered by the Executive Leadership Development Program and believes this extraordinary program will contribute greatly towards making her an efficient and effective public leader.