Updated September 30, 2023
Mika Aga is a Senior Engineer for the Seaport Division under the American Samoa Department of Port Administration. In this capacity, he manages and oversees infrastructure improvement projects on the six ports/harbors of American Samoa spanning four different islands of the Territory. Some of his responsibilities include applying for federal grants for funding, creating scopes of work detailing the full design and construction details of projects, creating project schedules, creating project cost breakdowns, managing project budgets and finances, completing environmental assessments, preparing bid documents to search for qualified consultants and contractors, overseeing and ensuring contractors and consultants work within the scope of projects, and managing projects from inception to full completion. In addition, he is also responsible for managing maintenance and repair projects to ensure operations continue daily.
Mika was born and raised in American Samoa. In 2018, he graduated from the University of Portland with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering.
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