Education: J.D., Juris Doctor law; M.B.A., Business Administration; M.A., Human Resources Management; B.A., International Relations; B.A., Pre-Law & Human Behavior; A.A., General Education; Executive Training John F. Kennedy School of Government Harvard University. Education Includes: • Doctor of Law - JD Law - Southern California Institute of Law, Santa Barbara • Master of Business Administration - MBA, Business Administration and Management - University of Phoenix • Certificate - Executive Program in Healthcare Policy - Harvard University • Master of Arts - MA, Human Resource Management - Hawaii Pacific University • Bachelor of Arts - BA, International Relations and Affairs - United States International University • Bachelor of Arts - BA, Pre-Law Studies - United States International University • Associate of Arts - AA, General Studies - American Samoa Community College
Languages: Fluent in English and Proficient in Samoan.
Awarded certificate contract first year law school.
Current Company: American Samoa Government
Current Position: Government Law Clerk | Business Consultant
Experience Description: Law clerk; Senior Policy Advisor; Equal Employment Opportunity Officer; Director Human Resources; Human Resources Consultant; Grants Writer/Analyst; College Professor; Adjunct Instructor; Special Assistant U.S. Senate, Washington, DC.; Legal Assistant; Researcher/Legislative Assistant. Experience includes: • Law Clerk - American Samoa Government (Apr 2017 - Present) • Assistant Senior Policy Advisor - American Samoa Government (Jun 2013 - Jan 2017) • Equal Employment Opportunity Officer (EEOO) - American Samoa Government (Jan 2013 - Jun 2013) • Congressional Candidate - US House of Representatives - American Samoa Delegate to US Congress (2012) • Adjunct Instructor - Remington College Honolulu, Hawaii (2000 - 2003) • Human Resources Consultant - American Samoa Telecommunication Authority (2000) • Human Resource Director - LBJ Tropical Medical Center (1999 - 2000) • Adjunct Instructor - American Samoa Community College (1999) • Faipule Candidate District 1 Ta'u, Fitiuta and Faleasao - Legislature of American Samoa: Maota Fono Faitulafono Amerika Samoa (1999) • Human Resource Director - American Samoa Community College (1996 - 1999) • American Samoa Committee Representative on Healthcare Policy - US Territories Executive Panel on Healthcare Policy (1994) • Grants Analyst - American Samoa Power Authority (1993 - 1994) • Congressional Senate Intern - Senator Daniel K. Inouye (1992 - 1993) • Fono Legislative Intern - Legislature of American Samoa / Maoto Fono Faitulafono Amerika Samoa (1990 - 1992) • Legal Assistant Intern - Attorney General, American Samoa Government (1989 - 1990)
I am Tua’au Kereti Mata’utia, Jr., and I have over 20 years of consultant, administrator, college instructor and facilitator experience and expertise in general business disciplines, as well as effective research and writing policy skills.