About

Raatior Ventures is the official website for Vid Raatior’s various personal, business, and social enterprises all aimed at building organizational capacity, relevance and success to Pacific Islanders everywhere.

  • Educational Consulting Raatior Consulting specializes in educational consulting to schools that serve Micronesians.
  • Social EnterprisesPacific Focused is a think tank aimed at advancing the success of Pacific Islanders everywhere while educating others about our unique values, beliefs, cultures, and languages..
  • Web DesignRaatior Design provides web design services to empower non-profit organizations, grassroots community movements, social activists, schools, and small businesses in the Pacific.
  • Reflections – Mwiritupw Reflections is a collection of my random reflections on educational issues that matter to me while I’m on a journey to complete my doctoral degree  (Ed.D) in Professional Educational Practice at the College of Eduction at University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Meet Vid Raatior

vid-newVid Raatior is an educator by training and a social entrepreneur by vocation. Originally from the Northwest region of Chuuk State in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), Vid and his wife Desha and their two kids live in Hilo, Hawaii. Vid works at the University of Hawai’i at Hilo as the Director of the Pacific Islander Student Center (PISC). Previously, he was at Santa Clara University as Assistant Director for International Programs and Associate Director for their Center for Multicultural Learning. He served as a teacher and administrator at Xavier High School in Micronesia.  Read more>