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Lemanu P. S. Mauga
American Samoa

Gov. Lemanu P. S. Mauga

  • January 3, 2021 - Current
  • Democratic
  • January 3, 1960
  • American Samoa
  • American Samoa Community College, University of Hawaii-Manoa, San Diego State University
  • Ella Mauga
  • U.S. Marine Corps


HC Lemanu Peleti Palepoi Sialega Mauga served two terms as Lieutenant Governor of American Samoa. Lemanu was elected in 2012 and again in 2016 with Governor Lolo Matalasi Moliga. Born in the village of Nu’uuli, Lemanu was later bestowed the traditional High Chief title “Lemanu” by his family in Sa’ilele of Sua County, American Samoa. His parents are the late Sialega Palepoi Mauga of Nu’uuli, Pago Pago, and Sa’ilele, and Iva Pedro of Swains Island. He is an ordained “Deacon” with the Congregational Christian Church of American Samoa (CCCAS) in the village of Sa’ilele.

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