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Litokwa Tomeing Edit Profile

also known as Iroij Litokwa Tomeing

President , Marshall Islands legislator

Litokwa Tomeing, Marshall Islands legislator, former president.

Background

Tomeing, Litokwa was born on October 14, 1939 in Wotje Atoll, Marshall Islands.

Education

Attended, University Hawaii, 1970—1972.

Career

Principal, teacher Ebon Elementary School, 1961—1964. Teacher Rita Elementary School, Majuro, 1965—1968. Mayor Wotje Atoll, 1965—1969.

Teacher Wotje Elementary School, 1968—1973. Media and curriculum specialist Marshall Islands High School, Majuro, 1974. Member of Parliament, Ebon, Namdrik, Kili & Jaluit constituencies Nitijela (Parliament), 1974—1978, since 1979, vice speaker, 1992—1995, speaker, 2000—2008.

Minister assistance to the president Government of Marshall Islands, 1996—1998. President Republic of Marshall Islands, 2008—2009. Marshall Islands delegate Federated States of Micronesia Constitutional Convention, Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, 1976.

Delegate, member-at-large Marshall Islands Constitutional Convention, Majuro, 1978.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, gardening, travel.

Connections

Married Arlin Tomeing. 7 children.

spouse:
Arlin Tomeing