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State Administering Agencies

American Samoa SAA

Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)

Agency Head/Director

Mariana Timu-Faiai
Director
AP Lutali, EOB 3rd Floor
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799
684-633-5221 (telephone)
marianafaiai@gmail.com

Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Contact

Valelia Sefo-Vaouli
Program Manager
AP Lutali, EOB 3rd Floor
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799
684-633-5221 (telephone)
valeliasefo@gmail.com

Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program

Ala'alamua L. Filoiali'i
Director
Criminal Justice Planning Agency
Executive Office Building Third Floor
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799
9-011-684-633-5221 (telephone)
FAaulena@hotmail.com

Residential Substance Abuse Treatment for State Prisoners (RSAT)

Fausaga Ve'ave'a Taufete'e
Program Manager
AP Lutali, EOB 3rd Floor
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799
684-633-5221 (telephone)
veaveaf@gmail.com

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)

OJJDP State Program Manager

Tina Borner
State Program Manager
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
202-616-3722 (telephone)
Tina.Borner@usdoj.gov

Juvenile Justice Specialist

Valelia Sefo-Vaouli
Program Manager
AP Lutali, EOB 3rd Floor
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799
684-633-5221 (telephone)
ValeliaSefo@gmail.com

State Planning Agency

Mariana Timu-Faiai
DSA Executive Director
AP Lutali, EOB 3rd Floor
Pago Pago, AS 96799
684-633-5222 (telephone)
MarianaFaiai@gmail.com

Compliance Monitor

Valelia Sefo-Vaouli
Program Manager
AP Lutali, EOB 3rd Floor
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799
684-633-5221 (telephone)
ValeliaSefo@gmail.com

RED Coordinator

Valelia Sefo-Vaouli
Program Manager
AP Lutali, EOB 3rd Floor
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799
684-633-5221 (telephone)
ValeliaSefo@gmail.com

Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)

OVC Victim Assistance for American Samoa

Vaopunimatagi Reed-Vele
Program Manager
AP Lutali, EOB 3rd Floor
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799
684-633-5221, Ext. 5222 (telephone)
toohrvele@gmail.com

Date Modified: August 24, 2021
Date Created: December 31, 2019