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Calendar iconUpdated November 27, 2022

Trifonovitch Jay Sound is an Auditor III with the Federated States of Micronesia’s National Office of the National Public Auditor. Mr. Sound is responsible for assessing policies and procedures, inspecting projects funded by FSM and its donors, and determining if there are any significant findings of non-compliance. In this role, he works with the audit team to plan and design auditing projects. Mr. Sound ensures that standards of quality and accuracy are maintained in audits and other financial reports. He meets with auditees to discuss findings and audit outcomes, reports auditing issues, and assists in resolving them.

Mr. Sound was born and raised in Chuuk and currently resides in Pohnpei. He holds an Associate in Applied Science in Administration of Justice from the University of Hawaii at Honolulu Community College, Hawaii, and a Bachelor of Science from Chaminade University in Criminology and Criminal Justice.

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IGFOA Summer 2022 Conference Report Now Available

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The Island Government Finance Officers’ Association (IGFOA) has met at least annually every year since 1999 to participate in professional development and networking activities and to advance an agenda for financial management improvement. IGFOA Meetings also provide a forum for participants to...

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Government Lease Implementation in the CNMI and Guam

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From September 7-16, 2022, the Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI) offered on-site training to the Guam and CNMI governments to support the implementation of new lease accounting standards. The new GASB standards have altered the historical landscape of how lease...

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