William Kostka has been appointed as the Regional Director, Micronesia at the Pacific Community (SPC), effective on 13 November 2023, and is stationed at SPC’s Regional Office in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia.
With over two decades of invaluable experience in program management and international development, William Kostka has demonstrated a remarkable track record in strategic thinking, policy analysis, and transformative leadership. His adeptness in general management, people management, and financial stewardship has enabled the successful oversight of complex initiatives throughout his career. His exceptional communication and negotiation skills have fostered collaborative relationships with stakeholders and donors, resulting in successful resource mobilization efforts.
He possesses a profound understanding of the socio-economic and socio-political landscape in the Micronesian countries and territories. This deep-rooted knowledge equips him to navigate the unique challenges and opportunities within the region. His commitment to expanding his understanding of Pacific Island countries and territories reflects a dedication to serving the needs of the region effectively.