Lawrence Jay Alcairo
Updated March 20, 2023
Lawrence Jay Alcairo serves as a Grants Specialist in the Office of Infrastructure Policy and Development under the Office of the Governor of Guam. In this role, Lawrence oversees the financial and programmatic implementation of new and expanded grants under the Infrastructure Investments and Jobs Act and the Inflation Reduction Act. Prior to his current role, Lawrence served in the Guam State Clearinghouse, also under the Office of the Governor of Guam, overseeing the financial and programmatic implementation of federally funded health, education, and public safety programs.
Mr. Alcairo completed the Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Homeland Defense and Security’s Emergence Program as the program’s first alumnus from any insular area. Lawrence graduated from Father Duenas Memorial School and received the Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship, the University of Guam Merit Scholarship, and an NROTC scholarship to the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). After completing his first year at UCLA, Lawrence returned home to finish his studies at the University of Guam, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Biology (Bio-Medical Concentration) with a minor in nutrition, a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (Pre-Pharmacy Track), and a certificate in Health Services Administration.
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