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Kessai H. Note

Kessai H. Note, legislator, former president of the Marshall Islands. Chairman Marshalls Community Action Agency, Majuro, 1979-1982; member 1978 Constitutional Convention, Majuro, 1977-1978; presider 1990 Constitutional Convention, Majuro, 1990-1991. Member Marshall Islands Tennis Club, Marshall Islands Billfish Club.

Background

  • Note, Kessai H. was born on August 7, 1950 in Ailinglaplap, Marshall Islands. Son of Hesa and May (Samson) Note.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, University Papua, New Guinea, 1974.

    Career

    • Minister natural resources Marshall Islands Government, Majuro, 1979-1983, minister internal affairs, 1983-1984, minister transport, 1984-1986. Senator, Jabat Nitijela (Parliament), speaker, 1986—2000. President Republic of Marshall Islands, 2000—2008.

      President Airline Marshall Islands, Majuro, 1980-1986. Chairman Marshall Islands Planning Commission, Majuro, 1980-1984.

    Membership

    Chairman Marshalls Community Action Agency, Majuro, 1979-1982. Member 1978 Constitutional Convention, Majuro, 1977-1978. Presider 1990 Constitutional Convention, Majuro, 1990-1991.

    Member Marshall Islands Tennis Club, Marshall Islands Billfish Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Fishing, reading, sailing, volleyball, basketball.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Neimoj Yamamura, December 15, 1975. Children: Carlo, Marissa, Annette, Eugenia, Michael.
    • father: Hesa Note
    • mother: May (Samson) Note
    • spouse: Mary Neimoj Yamamura
    • children: Carlo Note
    • Marissa Note
    • Annette Note
    • Eugenia Note
    • Michael Note
    Kessai H. Note
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    Born August 7, 1950
    (age 67)
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