Updated December 05, 2022
lsabela Silk is the Director for the Office of Compact Implementation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. Her position includes overall responsibility for all matters related to the Compact of Free Association with the United States. This includes reviewing Compact Sectors' performance, budget strategies, Compact legal affairs, and the implementation of the national foreign policy. Prior to joining the Compact Office, she was a Foreign Service Officer at the Bureau of U.S. Affairs where she analyzed political, social, security, trade and investment issues that affect or are of interest to the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
lsabela holds a B.A. in Political Science and Administration of Justice from the University of Hawaii at Hilo.
Empowering Future Leaders to Understand Policy Advocacy in the Pacific Islands
Apr 25, 2023Monique
The Graduate School USA’s Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI) hosted session three of the Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP) in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia. During the seven-day session, held from April 16 to April 22, 24 ELDP participants engaged...More Info
Island Government Finance Officers Association (IGFOA) Summer 2023 Meeting Concludes in Portland, Oregon, Navigating the Way for Growth and Collaboration
Jun 02, 2023Monique
The Island Government Finance Officers Association (IGFOA) recently concluded its summer meeting in Portland, Oregon, bringing together finance leaders and staff from U.S.-affiliated island jurisdictions to foster growth and collaboration. The event featured discussions on challenges in issuing...More Info
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.