Updated September 22, 2022
Alicia A. Bastien has been employed at the Office of the Virgin Islands Inspector General since January 2016. As an Auditor, she is responsible for conducting thorough research work in preparation for planning and conducting important segments of an audit. Ms. Bastien also analyzes data, prepares financial schedules, develops audit findings, and participates in conferences and meetings with government officials to present findings. Previously, Ms. Bastien was employed in the banking industry in the private sector.
Ms. Bastien holds a Master's in Accounting from the University of Scranton and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting with a concentration in Auditing and Forensic Accounting from Kaplan University. Ms. Bastien is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and a member of Beta Gamma Sigma, the International Business Honor Society.
Interior’s Office of Insular Affairs Applauds 33rd APIPA Conference for Strengthening Public Accountability in Island Areas
Sep 22, 2022Ciara
The U.S. Department of the Interior’s Office of Insular Affairs applauds the Association of Pacific Islands Public Auditors (APIPA) on completing its 33rd annual conference, held virtually from August 29 to September 2, 2022. More than 500 government financial accountability officials attended...Read More
Sep 15, 2022Jason
The Palau Economic Advisory Group (EAG), newly constituted to provide recommendations on how the United States can best contribute to the long-term economic stability and resilience of the island, convened its initial meeting Aug. 22-26, 2022. The goal of this first meeting was to learn about the...Read More
Sep 12, 2022Jason
The 2022 Palau Economic Brief and Presentation is produced annually to present an independent assessment of the Republic of Palau’s economic performance and policy environment, as well as independently verified economic statisticsRead More
Aug 29, 2022Ciara
Carmen G. Cantor, Assistant Secretary for Insular and International Affairs, gives a warm welcome APIPA 2022 Conference participants.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.