Updated May 22, 2022
Jesse Quenga is currently the Assistant Director of the University of Guam Regional Center for Public Policy. His work includes grants management, research writing, policy, and fostering public and private partnerships. He holds responsibility for the finance, accounting, budget and internal fiduciary reporting and controls. He is also a part-time faculty member in the School of Business and Public Administration, Division of Public Administration and Legal Studies. Mr. Quenga teaches courses on Government Finance, Personnel Administration, Fiscal Policy, and Public Policy. Jesse also conducts trainings for the University's Global Learning & Engagement Office and is the local facilitator for Ethics in Government workshops for government boards and commissions.
Jesse is involved in various government boards and community organizations. Most recently he was appointed by the Governor of Guam as Chairman to the Guam Academy Charter School Council, a governing board for Guam's charter school education, which has two elementary, two middle, and one high school with a total government budget of $10.6M. He has also been a member of the Guam Board of Education, the Governor's Serve Guam Commission, the Governor's PEACE Council, the University of Guam Regent Nominating Council, the Commission on Decolonization, and Speaker of the 26th Guam Youth Congress. He is involved in community organizations such as Rotary International, Toast Masters International, and the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation Citizens Academy Alumni Association.
Jesse is a graduate of the University of Guam and holds a Bachelor of Science in Public Administration as well as a Master of Public Administration.
Jan 05, 2022Jason
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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.