Gaioi Tufele Galeai Article

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Gaioi Tufele Galeai
5th Lieutenant Governor of American Samoa
Acting
In office
August 1992 – January 3, 1993
Governor Peter Tali Coleman
Preceded by Galea'i Peni Poumele
Succeeded by Tauese Sunia
Personal details
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Galea'i Peni Poumele (?–1992, his death)
Residence Ta‘ū, American Samoa

Gaioi Tufele Galeai served as the interim Lieutenant Governor of American Samoa from 1992 until 1993. She was appointed by Governor Peter Tali Coleman to fill the remainder of the term of her husband, Galea'i Peni Poumele, who had died in office. [1] [2] [3]

References

  1. ^ "In re Matai Title "Galea'i"". American Samoa Bar Association. May 12, 2000. Retrieved March 25, 2017.
  2. ^ Sorensen, Stan (2007-01-09). "Historical Notes - page 2" (PDF). Tapuitea Official Newsletter of American Samoa. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-10-01. Retrieved 2010-09-02.
  3. ^ Wolman, Lewis. "Court awards Galea'i title to Moaaliitele Tuufuli". Samoa News. Retrieved March 25, 2017.