The Board

The Pohnpei Port Authority is governed by a seven-member Board of Directors who are appointed by the Government and confirmed by the State Legislature. The Board meets once a month and can also meet in special meetings to consider pressing issues, reviews and approve the operating budget, lease and contracts and other policy matters necessary for the efficient operation of the authority. Members of the Board shall serve a four-year term, subject to reappointment and until his or her successor is appointed and confirmed. The Board is composed of Mrs. Limanman Helgenberger, Chairwomen; Mr. Quincy Lawrence , Vice-Chairman; Mr. Brandon Tara, Secretary; Mrs. Sihna Lawrence, member; Mr. Joseph Saimon, member; Mr. Aurelio Joab, member; and Ms. MaryAnn Eperiam, member.

Board of Directors

  • Limanman Helgenberger
    Chairwoman
    • Sihna Lawrence
      Member
    • Joseph Saimon
      Member
    • Quincy Lawrence
      Vice Chair
    • Brandon Tara
      Secretary
    • Aurelio Joab
      Member
    • MaryAnn Eperiam
      Member

Executive Committee
  • Limanman Helgenberger (Chairwoman)
  • Quincy Lawrence
  • Brandon Tara
Airport Standing Committee
  • Joseph Saimon (Chairman)
  • Quincy Lawrence
  • Sihna Lawrence
Seaport Standing Committee
  • Aurelio Joab (Chairman)
  • Limanman Helgenberger
Personnel & Finance Standing Committee
  • Sihna Lawrence (Chairwoman)
  • Limanman Helgenberger
  • Brandon Tara