Updated September 27, 2021
Vallynna Gippin serves as a Staff Auditor for the Office of the Public Auditor in the Yap State Government. Ms. Gippin is currently representing Yap State, Office of the Public Auditor, as a participant in the Cooperative Performance Audit of preparedness for implementation of Sustainable Development Goals within the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM). She is an Auditor In-Charge of an ongoing audit and is responsible for everything throughout the audit process, including gathering, examining, and analyzing, while assisting with other audits and evaluations conducted by The Office of the Yap State Public Auditor. In addition to her current duties, she has been entrusted the responsibilities of an Agreed-Upon Procedure in collaboration with the FSM National Public Auditor. She has also coordinated Interviewing Techniques and Fraud Awareness training to help develop the professional auditing skills of others. She attended the Community College of Micronesia where she studied Hotel and Tourism Management as well as Accounting courses.
Jan 05, 2022Jason
American Public Education, Inc. today announced that it has completed its acquisition of substantially all the assets of Graduate School USA (“GSUSA”), effective January 1, 2022. GSUSA is a leading training provider to the federal workforce, with an extensive portfolio of government agency...Read More
Sixty-One American Samoa Government Ethics Officers Complete PITI-VITI’s Ethical Decision-Making Workshop
Apr 01, 2022Ciara
On March 21 and March 28, 2022, sixty-one American Samoa government ethics officers, representing the designated ethics officials for American Samoa Government (ASG) departments, took part in a government-wide training initiative delivered by the Pacific & Virgin Islands Training Initiatives...Read More
Island Government Finance Officers Association (IGFOA) Meets Virtually to Discuss Vital Regional Finance Issues
Mar 29, 2022Monique
The Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI) has successfully supported the Island Government Finance Officers Association (IGFOA) to complete its annual winter conference. On March 24, 2022, sixty government finance officers and officials from US insular governments convened for...Read More
Mar 14, 2022Monique
The Graduate School USA’s Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI), congratulates the twenty-three new Pacific Islands graduates who successfully completed the Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP). A virtual commencement honoring current and future leaders in public...Read More
Photos from recent activities hosted by the Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI) in support of conferences, training and leadership development, are available below.