6. Ali’imalemanu Alofa Tuuau
Ali’imalemanu Alofa Tuuau is a Samoan politician. She has been an member of the Legislative Assembly of Samoa since March 2016, representing the constituency of Alataua West. She is a member of the Human Rights Protection Party.
Ali’imalemanu was an accountant before entering politics. She had worked as chief accountant for the Samoa Public Trust Office for thirteen years, as a finance manager for the University of the South Pacific in Fiji for thirteen years, and then as finance manager for the South Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) in Samoa, where she had worked for fourteen years.
She is the Chair of the Parliamentary Committee for Finance and Expenditure. She lives in Apia, but regularly returns to her village on the island of Savai’i.