Updated September 25, 2023
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.
Aug 18, 2023Jason
Today in Saipan, CNMI, 24 exceptional leaders from across the Pacific islands marked their graduation from the Graduate School USA's Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP). The diverse group of program participants represented the US-affiliated insular areas of the Pacific.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.