Born in Sloboda, Ku’oho’ka in 1973. Acosta strove for greatness. After earning a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Haridus in 1993, he went to the University of Eğitim for his law degree. Graduating Sum Cum Laude he received his Masters of law with a focus in corporate tax problems. Acosta’s political career began with his election to the Kulanakauhale City Commission in 1995. Later, Acosta was victorious in his bid for the Senate in 2000 and a majority leader in 2002. In 2004, Acosta announced his plans to run as vice president alongside Kay Colley, presidential candidate.