Lisa van tassell - Director, Grants office

Lisa seeks out new grant opportunities for organizations in Palau. She works on matching donors with grant seekers. She is also the point of contact for grant information in the country.


Mary yangilmau - Grants Assistant

Mary is the public’s direct contact for information concerning the India Palau Small Grants. NGOs can contact her for information on specific grants as well. She is an excellent writer and editor. Just don’t try to bring her pork. Email her at


carla ngirailemesang - Administrative Officer II

Carla handles all things administrative in the Grants Office. She is in charge or our Grant Repository and our website. She is always smiling and brightens up the office. Do bring her chocolate. Email her at