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The official website of the Office of the Mayor of the Municipality of Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Admin Office 234-6208 CK Compound 234-1180 Dog Control Program 234-8905 783-4743 Shefa 235-1020

In this Section:

The Mayor of Saipan


Professional background:

2015- Present  Mayor of Saipan 

1998-2010 Member of the Commonwealth Northern Marianas Legislature - Precinct 1

1996-1998 Member of the Saipan, Northern Islands Municipal Council of the Northern Marianas Commonwealth 

1990-1996 State Director - U.S. Selective Service System (GS-15/01 E)

1987-1996 Chief of Procurement and Supply; acting Director of Finance and Accounting (Department of Finance)

1967-1987 Soldier, U.S. Army (Retired)  

1 CMC §5101 creates Offices of the Mayors within the Commonwealth Government, composed of the duly-elected Mayors of Saipan, Rota, Tinian and Aguiguan, and the Northern Islands. Mayors are authorized to promulgate regulations on local matters as provided by law. The Mayor of Saipan is responsible for administering government programs, public services, and appropriations provided by law, for the island of Saipan. Furthermore, the Mayor coordinates various federal programs extended to the island.The core responsibilities of the Mayor of Saipan primarily involve services, programs, and other efforts that target the community.


Water Delivery

Secondary Road Repair, Maintenance, Improvements

Debris Clearing

Tree trimming / Landscaping

Animal Control

ID issuance

Marriage Ceremonies

Coordinate Annual Liberation Day Festivities

Coordinate Foreign Student Exchange Programs

Assist indigent families with funeral preparation

Disaster Recovery

Maintenance of various parks





Office of the Mayor | P.O. Box 501457 Saipan, MP 96950 | CTC Building Oleai, Teer Drive  | Tel:(670) 234-6208 | Fax: (670) 234-1190