Entry in the IOC 2017
Born 23 October 1966




MEMOS VI participant, Masters for Executive Management in Sports Organisations, International Olympic Committee (IOC); Trainer/Instructor, Management of Oceania Sport Education Programme (Oceania); MOSO – Certificate in Managing Olympic Sports Organisations Programme in Oceania; Training for Trainers for Sports Development at Australia Institute of Sports; Diplomatic Training, Ministry of State (Palau); IOC Women and Sports Leadership Training


Administrative Officer in the Office of the Public Auditor Republic of Palau (1987-1989); Administrator in the Palau Liaison Office in Washington DC (1989-1995); Administrative Assistant in the Office of the Vice-President, Republic of Palau (1995-1997)

Sports practised

Active paddler, running, outrigger canoeing

Sports career

Member of the women’s canoe team at the 1998 Micronesian Games and the 1999 South Pacific Games

Sports administration

Executive Director of the Micronesian Games Organising Committee (1998 and 2010); Secretary General of the Palau National Olympic Committee (1998-); Official of the Team Palau to the Olympic Games Sydney 2000; Member of the Canoe Association of Palau, the Belau National Games Council, the Micronesia Games Council, the Pacific Games Council, the South Pacific Mini Games Organising Committee for Palau (2005); Member of the National Curriculum Committee for the Health and Athletics ROP President’s Initiatives (2005); Member of the Communications Commission, Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) (2007); Member of the ANOC Executive Council (member for Oceania) (2014-2018); Vice-President of the Oceania National Olympic Committees (ONOC) (2017-); Member of the ONOC Intergovernmental Relations Commission

Other activities

Volunteer in Community Building Programmes, Environmental Clean Up and Management of Activities, Sports Festivities and Games, Youth Programmes through Palau National Youth Congress and other NGOs in Palau

Membership of other associations

Member of Ebiil Society; Member of Ngara Tuich Organisation; Member of the Palau Women’s Organisation, the Milad L’Dil

IOC History

Member of the following Commissions : Women in Sport (2017-2018), Sport and Active Society (2018-2021), Olympic Education (2019-) Sustainability and Legacy (2020-); Olympism 365 (2022-); Coordination of the Games of the XXXIV Olympiad Los Angeles 2028 (2019-), Coordination of the Games of the XXXV Olympiad Brisbane 2032 (2021-)