2017 Meetings and Newsletters


February 08, 2017- General Membership Meeting                    

Sandcastle, Hyatt Regency Saipan

Guest Speakers:

1. Colonel Michael Cardoza, United States Air Force

2. Attorney William Fife, Micronesian Legal Services Corporation                          

Micronesian Legal Services Corporation Presentation

February General Membership Meeting Newsletter

March 08, 2017- General Membership Meeting                    

Charley's Cabaret- Pacific Islands Club

Guest Speakers:

1. Vince Castro, Executive Director of Kagman Community Health Center 

2. Katherine Elstun, MD Kagman Community Health Center

Kagman Community Health Center Presentation                    

March General Membership Meeting Newsletter 



April 05, 2017- General Membership Meeting                    

Seaside Hall- Kanoa Resort 

Guest Speakers:

1. Oscar Camacho, Loan Manager- Commonwealth Development Authority

2. Jenny Hegland, Director- Commonwealth Advocates for Recovery Efforts  

April General Membership Meeting Newsletter                        







May 03, 2017- General Membership Meeting                    

Hibiscus Hall, Fiesta Resort 

Guest Speakers:

1. Jim Arenovski- Island Training Solutions

2. Leila Staffler- Kagman High School Principal

    Grace Iriarte- Kagman High School Senior & Million Dollar Scholar

Million Dollar Scholars Presentation 

3. TaAnn Kabua and Jacky Mendiola- CNMI Drug Court 

CNMI Drug Court Presentation 

May General Membership Meeting Newsletter 


June 07, 2017- General Membership Meeting 

Royal Taga A, World Resort 

Guest Speakers: 

1. Cathryn Javier- 2016 Scholarship Recipient 

2. Rosalyn Ajoste- Saipan Southern High School Librarian & SYP Member 

3. Glen Hunter- The Shack, Owner & SYP Mentor

4. Kristal Ann Johnson- 2016 Koblerville Elementary School Teacher of the Year & SYP 

June General Membership Meeting Newsletter 


July 05, 2017- General Membership Meeting 

Fiesta Resort- Hibiscus Hall

Guest Speakers: 

1. Marian Aldan- Pierce- District President of DFS and Board member of Northern Marianas Business Alliance Council (NMBAC)

NMBAC Presentation

2. Arlene Yamagata- Director of the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation

   Josephine Mesta- Hyatt Regency Saipan Director of HR and OVR Member

OVR Presentation

July General Membership Meeting Newsletter 

August 02, 2017- General Membership Meeting 

Charley's Cabaret- Pacific Islands Club

Guest Speakers: 

1. Bobby Shringi- Chairman of the Guam Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors 

2. Christopher A. Concepcion- Managing Director of Marianas Vistors Authority 

Marianas Visitors Authority Presentation 

August General Membership Meeting Newsletter 




September 06, 2017- General Membership Meeting 

Seaside Hall, Kanoa Resort 

Guest Speakers: 

1. Mark Rabauliman- CNMI Department of Commerce 

2. Kinji Shinod- Consular of Japan in Saipan

3. USMC Guests- Toys 4 Tots Program 

Consular of Japan Presentation 

September General Membership Meeting Newsletter 

October 04, 2017- General Membership Meeting 

Royal Taga A, Saipan World Resort

Guest Speakers: 

1. Roy Reyes- SSFM CNMI, LLC. 

2. Mariana Coats- Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) 

SSFM CNMI, LLC. Presentation

October General Membership Meeting Newsletter


November 2, 2017- General Membership Meeting

Sand Castle, Hyatt Regency Saipan

Guest Speakers: 

1. Gary Camacho- Commonwealth Utilities Corporation

2. Vicky Benavente- Acting Secretary of Labor 

Commonwealth Utilities Corporation Presentation 

CNMI Department of Labor Presentation 

November General Membership Meeting Newsletter