Lincoln A. C.,
Attorney-at-Law: Managing Partner Dunn, Cox,
Orrett & Ashenheim since 1988. Organisations:
Director George & Branday Ltd.,
Arlin Ltd., D. C. & O. Services Ltd. Born:
St. Andrew, Jamaica, July 8, 1948; son of
Alexander Chambers and Olive Rose Eatmon (both
deceased). Educated: Calabar High School,
Council of Legal Education, Lincolns
Inn, London, England. Career: 1967-69
Resident Magistrates Court, St. Andrew;
United Nations, New York. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Arlene Mears,
July 25, 1970; 1 son. Interests: Cricket,
Athletics. Club: Kingston Cricket.
Address: (Business) 48 Duke Street,
Kingston; Tel. 922-1500/8; (Residence) 1 Gleneagles
Crescent, Kingston 8.
William Albert, B.A. (Economics and
Political Science). Economist/Banker/ Business
Consultant. Managing Director, Magna
Consultants since January 1993. Organisations:
Director, University Hospital of the West
Indies Trust; ThermoPlastics (Jamaica)
Ltd.; Intercontinental Merchant Bank Ltd.;
Innswood Distillery Ltd., Zarania Ltd.;
Magna Consultants Investments Corporation
Ltd. Born: Kingston, Jamaica, October
son of the late Gerald Arthur T. Eaton,
Civil Servant, and Amie E. Eaton, Housewife.
Educated: Calabar High School, McGill
University. Career: Research Analyst,
Canadian Pacific (Montreal, Canada) 1966-70;
Project Manager and Director of Operations,
Jamaica Development Bank 1970-79; Business
Consultant, Magna Consultants 1980-87; Vice
President, Administration & Planning,
Thermo-Plastics (Jamaica) Ltd. May 1984
to December 1987 (through Magna Consultants);
Senior Deputy General Manager, Eagle Merchant
of Jamaica Ltd. July 1991 to December 1992,
General Manager August 1989 to June 1991,
Manager Corporate Banking February 1988
to August 1989. Denomination: Christian,
Non-denominational. Married: Cynthia
Cecile Perkins, September 28, 1974; 1 son,
1 daughter. Interests: Reading, Swimming.
Club: Liguanea. Motto: The utmost
for the highest. Address: 2
Hall Boulevard, Aylsham, Kingston 8. Tel:
Floyd Franklin, Life Insurance Management.
Vice-President and Company Secretary- Island
Life Insurance Co. Ltd. since 1980. Director,
Island Life Merchant Bank. Born:
Pedro Plains, St. Elizabeth, December 3,
1930, son of the late Lawrence Ebanks, Farmer,
and Emily Ebanks. Educated: Pedro
Plains School, Excelsior High School, College
of Arts, Science and Technology. Career:
Clerk Water Commission 1952, Joined Civil
Service as Clerk
Accountant Generals Department
1954, Senior Clerk- Jamaica Telephone Company
1956, was promoted to Junior Executive 1962,
Senior Executive 1966. Executive Assistant
Island Life Insurance Co. 1972-74,
Financial Controller 1974-80. Denomination:
United Church. Married: Gloria
Lucille Dalton, September 6, 1958; 2 sons.
Interests: Reading, Swimming. Motto:
The utmost for the highest. Address:
(business) 6 St. Lucia Avenue, Kingston
5. Tel. 926-1430; (residence) 3
Hopeville Road, Kingston 8. Tel. 925-5048.
Allan Graham, J.P.; Businessman. Managing
Director- A. Graham Edwards Ltd. since 1978.
Organizations: Managing Committee
Portland Chamber of Commerce, Master Mason,
Portland Lodge, Ancient Order of Foresters
(Court Manning). Born: Port Antonio,
Jamaica, January 29, 1916, son of the
late James H. Edwards, Clerk, and Alvira
Evadne Napier-Edwards. Educated:
Titchfield High School, Bennett College
(by correspondence), Sheffield University
Career: Junior Assistant/Overseer-
Public Works Department 1940-41, Banana
Selector Banana Board 1941-56. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Millicent
Delores Brown, December 20, 1948; 3 sons,
4 daughters. Interests: Music (vocal).
Champion Baritone- Portland 1949, Runner-up
in All Jamaica Festival 1953, Choir Master
and Adjudicator- Local Festival. Awards:
Prime Ministers Medal in the field
of Community Development 1983. Clubs:
Rotary of Port Antonio. Address:
(business) 30 West Street, Port Antonio.
Alvin Barrington, C.D., Q.C., B.A.;
Attorney-at-Law, High Court Judge (Jamaica).
Organizations: Calabar Old Boys
Association. Born: Browns Town,
Jamaica, November 21, 1927, son of Albert
Agustus Edwards, retired Businessman/Public
Servant, and Gladys Whittingham-Edwards
(both decd). Educated: Calabar
High School, Jesus College, Cambridge
and London Universities. Career:
Senior Assistant Secretary Ministry
of Finance Federal Government of the
W.I., Principal Assistant Secretary
Ministry of Trade and Industry. Crown Counsel,
General Counsel Jamaica Development
Bank, Resident Magistrate, Assistant Attorney
Assistant Attorney General. Solicitor General
(Jamaica)1980-84, Arbitrator appointed
by International Centre for the Settlement
of Investment Disputes (ICSID) 1980-85;
Chairman Legal SubCommittee- International
Bauxite Association; Acting Puisine Judge
1984-88; Lecturer, Commercial Law, University
of the West Indies 1975-90. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Castel Ursieleta
Richards, June 30, 1956; 2 sons, 1
daughter. Interests: Tennis, Travel,
Art, Religion, Reading. Club: Cambridge
Overseas Services. Address: (business)
Street, Kingston. Tel. 922-8300; (residence)
Forest Hills, P.O. Box 41, Kingston
Horace Armit Valentine, J.P., B.Sc.
(Econ.); Retired Civil Servant. Organizations:
Secretary General, Caribbean Association
of Technical, Vocational Education
& Training. Born: Orange Vale,
Redwood, St. Catherine, February 21, 1931;
son of the late Hiram V. Edwards, Works
Overseer- Public Works Dept., and Ruby B.
Walker, retired Housekeeper. Educated:
Vale School; Beckford and Smiths
School; Regent Street Polytechnic (Lon.);
London University. Career: Clerk,
Ja. 1949-56; Postman, London 1957-61; Clerical
& Executive Officer, British Govt. U.K.
1961-67; Administrative Officer, Ministry
Trade & Industry, Ja. 1967-75; Director/Senior
Manager, Ministry of Industry & Commerce
1975-83; Permanent Secretary, Ministry of
Industry and Commerce 1983-86, Ministry
of Youth & Community Development 1986-91.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Ruby E. Rowe, April 20, 1957; 1 son,
1 daughter. Interests: Dominoes,
Table Tennis, Popular Music. Motto: Anything
worth doing is worth doing well. Address:
(residence) 111/2 Charlemont Avenue, Kingston
Victor Roy, J.P., B.A., P.G.C.E. (London),
Higher Dip. Ed.; Educator. Former Principal,
St. Jago High School. Organizations:
Jamaica Teachers Association,
Secretary Jamaica Teachers Association
Housing Co-operative, Chairman of the Steering
Committee- Hellshire Future Citizens
Co-operative, Spanish Town Festival Zone.
Member Overseas Examinations Committee,
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission,
Committee Supervising Degree Programme in
Business Education (College of Arts, Science
and Technology). Born: St. Mary,
Jamaica, December 22, 1927, son of S. R.
Edwards and Beatrice Kitson-Edwards. Educated:
Lincoln College, Mico Teachers
College, London University, University of
the West Indies. Career: Instructor
Swift Purscell Boys Home 1950, Assistant
Master Cornwall College 1950-64, Deputy
Headmaster St. Jago High School 1964-76.
Led a delegation to Educational Conference
in Singapore 1974, and to Canada 1986. Was
a delegate to conferences in the U.S.A.,
Europe, Africa, Asia, the Eastern Caribbean
and Canada 1972-86. Member Government Delegation
to U.N.O. Population Conference in Bucharest
(Rumania) 1974, Vice-Chairman of St. Jago
Cathedral Preparatory School; Principal,
St. Jago High School. Awards: Prime
Ministers Medal 1983, Mico College
150th Anniversary Medal for contribution
to Education 1985, National Heroes
Day Award from the Parish of St. Catherine
for contribution to Education 1986. Publications:
Articles in the Daily Gleaner
and The Torch, an educational magazine
published by the Ministry of Education.
Denomination: Christian (Anglican).
Interests: Reading, Lawn tennis,
Theatre, Oratory, Music, Horticulture. Club:
Rotary of Spanish Town (Foundation Member).
Address: (Residence) 43 Clinton Drive,
Little Greendale, Spanish Town.
Webster Sterling, Rev. Dr., O.D., J.P.,
B.A., M.A., D.Min., Dip. Th; Minister of
Religion and Company Executive since 1966:
Executive Chairman, Operation Friendship;
Chaplain, Jamaica Defence Force. Organizations:
Director, JAMAL, Friendship Products; Trustee,
National Family Planning Board, Jamaica
Cereal Foods; Life Member, Lay Magistrate
Association of Jamaica, Jamaica/Western
New York, Partners of the Americas. Born:
Kingston, Jamaica, June 15, 1937; son of
Sigismund C. Edwards, Agriculturalist, and
Angelita Douce (deceased). Educated:
St. Jago High School, University of
the West Indies, University of London, Princeton
Seminary, Columbia Seminary. Career:
Methodist Minister since 1965; Executive
Director, Operation Friendship since 1966.
Awards: Order of Distinction; Paul
Harris Fellow Rotary International.
Denomination: Methodist. Married:
Valerie May Morris, July 1, 1967; 4
sons; Interests: Writing, Community
Affairs, Travelling. Clubs: St. Andrew
Cricket, Liguanea. Address: (business)
Operation Friendship, P.O. Box 2, 2c
East Bell Road, Kingston 11; Tel. 923-8933/22989/91188.
Ignacy, (known as Andrew Hope), Art
Critic, Graphic Artist. Art Critic of the
Jamaica Observer for the past 2 years; Member
Georgian Society of Jamaica; Core member
of the Contemporary Art Centre. Born:
Lvov, Poland, August 25, 1928; son of
the late Samuel Eker, Chemist, and Fanny
Borak-Eker. Educated: St. Martins
School of Art (London). Career: Art
Critic, Features writer and Illustrator
for the West Indian Review 1953-62. Exhibitions
held in London and Jamaica, works in private
and public collections; Art Critic of the
Gleaner Company 1958-92. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Monica Louise
Burrow (divorced); 1 son. Interests:
Reading. Address: (residence) 3 Wickham
Avenue, Kingston 8. Tel. 925-7791.
Herbert Wellesley, L.R.C.P., L.R.C.S.,
L.M.I.; Medical Practitioner since 1953.
Organisations: Director Strand
Theatre; Orange Medical Ltd.; Western Optical
Co. Ltd., Harbour Investments Ltd.; The
Eldemire Hospital; Montego Bay; Vice Chairman,
Munro and Dicksons Trust. Born:
Montego Bay, Jamaica, October 16, 1930,
son of Arthur W. Eldemire, Businessman,
and Alice Hyacinth Holmes-Eldemire, Housewife
and Business-person. Educated: Munro
College, Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians
(Ireland). Career: House Officer
in various hospitals (South
Wales and England); Minister of Health 1962-72,;
M.P. 1976-80. Boxing Featherweight Champion,
Irish Universities 1948-49, Lightweight
Champion British Isles and Navy 1949-50.
Awards: 1989 Association of General
Practitioners Jamaica. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Gigi
Swartz, 1982; 2 sons, 4
daughters. (2 sons, 2 daughters from previous
marriage). Interests: Reading, Swimming,
Exercising. Address: (business) 3
Orange Street, Montego Bay. Tel. 952 -2620;
(residence) Norma Crest, Reading
P.O., St. James.
Derek James, Bachelor of Business Administration;
Management of Information Technology. C.E.O.
and General Manager, I.B.M. World Trade
Corporation since 1976. Executive
Development Programme, J. L. Kellog Graduate
School of Management, Northwestern
University; Executive Development Programme
of IBM Corporation. Organizations:
Director American Chamber of Commerce
of Jamaica; Private Sector Organisation
of Jamaica; Jamaica Chamber of Commerce;
Jamaica Computer Society; Member of Organising
Committee of the Johnnie Walker World Championship
of Golf since 1991. Born: Mandeville,
Manchester, January 24, 1948, son of the
late D. P. Elder and Audrey Robertson-Elder
(Retired). Educated: DeCarteret College,
University of Miami. Career: 1968-72
Data Processing Marketing Representative,
I.B.M. Jamaica; 1972-74 Property Development
Manager, Jamaica Property Co. Ltd.; 1974-76
Data Processing Marketing Manager, I.B.M.
Jamaica; Since 1976
C.E.O. and General Manager of IBM World
Trade Corporation (Jamaica). Denomination:
Anglican. Divorced: 2 sons. Interests:
Golf, Tennis, Deep-sea fishing, Cricket.
Clubs: Liguanea, Caymanas, Jamaica,
Kingston Cricket, Jamaica, Rotary of New
Kingston, International Game Fish Association,
Confrerie De La Chaine Des Rotisseurs. Address:
(business) IBM World Trade Corporation,
52-56 Knutsford Boulevard, Kingston 5. Tel.
926-3170-9; (residence) 6
Airdrie Mews, Kingston 8.
Fae Audrey, Dip. Mass Comm: Broadcaster
(Radio & Television) since 1974; Actress,
Communication Specialist, Tutor in
Radio Caribbean Institute of Mass
Communication, Mona Campus, U.W.I since
1985; Tutor in Radio Creative Production
and Training Centre; Tutor/Facilitator Speech
and Diction, Pulse Grooming and Modelling
School, Pulse Investments since 1982; Trainer/Instructor
/Facilitator in Communications. Born:
Clarendon, May 28, 1953; daughter of
the late Joseph Exford Ellington, Educator,
and Mae Williams, Homemaker. Educated:
Primary School; St. Hughs High
School; Jamaica School
of Drama; University of the West Indies
CARIMAC; Trained in Radio at the
British Broadcasting Corporation; Trained
by BBC in Training to Train.
Career: Worked in the travel industry,
banking and social work; 1974-83 Jamaica
Broadcasting Corporation, Radio Presenter/Producer;
Freelance 1983-present, covering various
state visits and programmes on Radio and
Television, etc.; brief stint in advertising
with Lindo, Norman, Craig and Kummel Ltd.;
First Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (Employee
Benefits Division) 1986-91. Awards: Vere
Johns award, Top Radio Personality 1981;
Jamaica Arts Awards Committee 1981; Bronze
Musgrave Medal (broadcasting) 1988; City
of Kingston Tercentenary Award (broadcasting)
1992; St. Hughs Distinguished Past
Student Award (broadcasting) 1992. Creative
Works: Played major roles in several
leading plays, pantomimes and advertisements
(radio and television) Music Boy 1971,
MacBeth 1974, A Pack of Jokers 1978,
The Rope and the Cross 1979-82, Smile
Orange 1981, Bedward 1984, Louie
and Ophelia 1986, One of our Sons is
Missing 1993, Hot Flashes 1995. Lorimar
TV Series - Going to Extremes, aired on
ABC, USA and on JBC; Guest starred as Marta
Pirut, Mayor/Politician on the episode titled
A Caribbean Christmas 1992.
Performed in several productions for radio
and television. Divorced:1 son.
Address: 2 Barbican Close, Kingston
6; Fax 978-6130.
Errol Franklyn, B.A. (Hons), Economist/Farmer/Business
Consultant. M.P. for West Portland since
1984, Minister of State in the Ministry
of Finance since 1989. Organizations:
Director Aerocan Group Ltd.; Peta-Gaye
Development Co. Ltd.; Inter-Caribe Ltd.;
MM Resorts Ltd.; Muxton Ltd Born:
Kingston, Jamaica, January 28, 1942, son
of Reuben R. Ennis, Businessman and Isabella
Carey, Housewife (both decd). Educated:
Windward Road Primary; Kingston College;
Ealing Technical College; Reading University
(Berks., U.K.); Executive Training Programme
(Harvard). Career: Financial Analyst,
Estate Duties, Office
UK; Vice President Projects, Jamaica Development
Bank 1971-81; Managing Director Projects,
Development Services and Associates Ltd.
1981-89. Publications: Weekly Columnist
Daily News. Denomination:
Anglican. Children: 1 son, 1 daughter.
Interests: Moore Keys Lodge; Kingston
College Lodge. Clubs: Liguanea, Kingston
Cricket, Melbourne Cricket. Address :
(business) Ministry of Finance, 11-15 Oxford
Road; Tel. 929-8901 Kingston 5; (residence)
Hermitage Farm, Hope Bay P.O., Portland.
Reginald Lloyd, J.P.; Trade Unionist/Founder
and General Secretary Union of Technical
Administrative and Supervisory Personnel
(U.T.A.S.P.). Business Agent - Port Supervisors
Union 1967-74. Director Sun Fashions Ltd.
Formerly Director of National Housing Trust,
Member Road Traffic Licensing Authority.
Organizations: Life Member Royal
Air Force Association, Member British Legion.
Born: Morant Bay, St. Thomas, April
5, 1928, son of Reuben Reginald Ennis, J.P.
and Businessman, and Margaret Lloella Graham-Ennis
(decd). Educated: Lincoln College
(Ja.), High Wycombe Polytechnic School,
High Wycombe Bucks. Educational Vocational
Training (Cottesmore, Rutland), Labour College
of Canada, University of Montreal. Trade
Educational Institute (Mona). Career:
Building Contractor and Realtor, Insurance
Adjuster. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Victoria Davy; 5 sons, 1
daughter. Interests: Reading poetry
and biographies, Gardening, Listening to
classical music. Club: Press. Address:(business)
108 Church Street, Kingston. Tel. 922-2086/9280;
(residence) Edelweiss, Coopers
Hill, P.O. Box 205.
Marcia Pauline, B.A. (Mass Comm.), Public
Relations Practitioner. Managing Director,
Marcia Erskine and Associates, Communications
Consultants. Organizations: Director,
Jamaica /Japan Society; Public Relations
Society of Jamaica; International Association
of Business Communicators. Born:
Port of Spain, Trinidad, June 6, 1956, daughter
of the late Wilfred Mentore, Civil Servant,
and Angella Mentore, Housewife. Educated:
University of the West Indies, J.I.M., Dynamic
Graphic Education Foundation, Illinois;
Management Training Institute; International
Centre for Research and Training, Montreal.
Career: Journalist, Trinidad Gleaner
1974-77, Trinidad Express 1977-78;
Press Officer Office of the Prime Minister,
Trinidad, 1979-80; Journalist Jamaica Gleaner
1981-84; Public Relations Manager, Jamaica
National Investment Promotion Ltd 1984-87;
for Europe/Asia, JAMPRO 1987-89; Public
Relations Manager, National Water Commission
1989-92; Corporate Relations Manager, ICWI
Group 1992-93. Awards: Torch Bearer
Award from Small Business Association for
Services as Trainer/Consultant. Creative
Works: Editor, Jelan Magazine;
various magazines and journals. Address:
(business) 8-10 Eureka Road, Kingston 5;
960-3170; Fax 929-4655.
Gloria Blanche, O.D., B.A., Dip. Ed.,
Artist, Freelance Journalist, Member National
Gallery of Jamaica. Born: Gayle,
St. Mary, December 22, 1923, daughter of
William I. Escoffery, Medical Officer, and
Sylvia Sowley-Escoffery (both decd).
Educated: St. Hildas School
(Jamaica Scholar 1942); McGill University;
Slade School of Fine
Art (London); University of the West Indies
School of Education. Career: Former
Teacher, Tutor in English Browns
Town Community College 1975-85; Art Critic
for the Jamaica Journal during the 1980s.
Awards: Order of Distinction 1977
for services in the field of Art; Silver
Musgrave Medal, Institute of Jamaica 1989.
Creative Works: Paintings in many
public and private collections, Critical
writings on art in Jamaica Journal, appearing
regularly since 1983; Loggerhead
(Collection of Poems) 1988. Children:
1 son (adopted). Interests: Art
History., Writing Poetry. Address:
(residence) 4 St. Christopher Crescent,
Browns Town, St. Ann. Tel. 975-2268.
Omri Isaac, Ph.D. (Econ.) 1994; M.Sc.
(Econ.) 1978; B.Sc. (Econ.) Hons., 1975;
Cert. Operations Management; Diploma Management;
Member, Institute of Management
Consultants of Jamaica; U.W.I. Guild of
Graduates; Economist. President, Fidelity
Economics Ltd. since 1992. Organizations:
Director Packer-Evans & Associates
Ltd.; Evans & Co. Ltd.; Horizon Life
Insurance Co. Ltd.; A.S.S.I.S.I. Ltd.; Jamaica
Agricultural Society Savings Co-Op.; Board
Member, Mico Teachers College. Born:
Hill, Clarendon; son of Michael Evans, Farmer
(deceased) and Anita Evans, Dressmaker.
Educated: Long Look & Frankfield
All-Age Schools; Mico College; University
of the West Indies; University of Western
Ontario, Canada; Swedish Institute of Management,
Sweden; Pacific Western University, U.S.A.
Career: Maths Teacher, Kingston Secondary
School, 1970-72; Lecturer in Statistics,
C.A.S.T., 1975-78; Economist /Statistician,
National Hotels & Properties Ltd., and
Ministry of Tourism,
1978-80; Acting Director, Planning Research
& Statistics, Ministry of Tourism/ J.T.B.
1980-82; Senior Economist, Paul Chen-Young
& Associates Ltd., 1982-84; Executive
Director, Paul Chen Young & Associates
President, Paul Chen Young and Associates
Ltd., 1991-92; President, Fidelity Economics
Limited since 1990. Awards: Mico
Education Student 1969; C.I.D.A. Fellowship
1979 to University of Western Ontario; B.I.I.S.
Fellowship 1989 to the Swedish Institute
of Management. Publications: Statistics
Made Simple for Students of Social Sciences
and Management, 1st Edition 1984, 2nd
Edition 1987; Second Edition Revised 1992.
Married: Norma Small, July 7, 1970;
2 sons. Interests: Bee-keeping, Cricket,
Technical Literature in Economics and
Statistics. Motto: Never say
you cant. Address: (business)
Fidelity Economics Ltd., 15 Belmont Road,
Kingston 5; Tel 929-0531 (residence) Rockhind,
P.O. Box 343, Stony Hill,
Alexander Barclay, J.P., B.Sc.; Company
Director. Managing Director, Alkali Group
of Companies since 1963. Chairman - Power
& Tractors Ltd.; Tanners Ltd.; BRC (Ja)
Limited. Organizations: Life Member,
Jamaica Union of Scientists and Technicians.
Born: St. Andrew Jamaica, August
4, 1935, son of Richard Ewart, Barber, and
Vera Causewell-Ewart (both
decd). Educated: St. Almans
School, Jamaica College, Notre Dame University.
Career: Salesman Websters Agencies,
Sales Representative N.C.R. In 1963; pioneered
chemical industry in Jamaica; took over
the management of an ailing industrial manufacturing
company which became one of Jamaicas
leading chemical manufacturing groups, receiving
several export awards and distinctions;
sole manufacturer of upper leather
and leading manufacturer in mens shoes
in Jamaica; Dealer principal Caterpillar
Co.. Publications: Several papers
written on Agro-Industry for Jamaica, Industrial
Development in Jamaica, etc. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Divorced. 3 daughters.
Interests: Tennis, Bridge, Jogging.
Club: Liguanea. Address: (business)
259 Spanish Town Road, Kingston 11, Tel.
923-6153/4; (residence) 3 Ewart Drive, Kingston
William George Bryan, F.C.A., Chartered
Accountant. Director/Vice President (Finance)
Pan-Jamaican Investment Trust Ltd.; Organisations:
Director BAJA Properties Ltd.;
Scotts Preserves Ltd.; ESD Ltd.; First
Insurance Co. Ltd.; Hardware & Lumber
Ltd.; Jamaica Property Co. Ltd.; Jamaica
Export Ltd.; Office Services Ltd.; Pan-Caribbean
Merchant Bank Ltd. Born: Montego
Bay, St James, November 3, 1943, son of
James Alexander Ewen, Hotelier, and Beryl
Isabel Ewen, Hotelier (both deceased). Educated:
Munro College. Career: Auditor
Man Judd & Co., London 1962-66; Price
Waterhouse & Co., Montego Bay 1966-70;
Controller, Trans Caribbean Estates Ltd.
1970-73. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Janice Kay Beskow, September
14, 1974 (died); 1 son, 1
daughter. Interests: Golf, Travel,
Reading. Clubs: Constant Spring Golf,
Liguanea. Address: (business) 64
Knutsford Boulevard, Kingston 5. Tel: 929-6470;
Manor Court Mews, Kingston 8.
Lawrence Alan, B.A., M.Sc., Ph.D.,
Dip. Ed.; Geographer. Organizations:
Life Member, Jamaican Geographical Society;
Member, National History Society of Jamaica;
Represented Jamaica (U.W.I.) on many environmental
committees and at conferences world-wide.
Born: Leeds, England, May 3, 1930;
son of the late Lawrence Harold, Maintenance
Foreman (Unilever), and Enid Kathleen, Housewife.
Educated: West Leeds High School;
Jamaica Survey School; University of the
West Indies, University of Southampton,
University of Maryland. Career: Tutor,
Jamaica Survey School, Mona 1958-64; Geography
Teacher, Ruseas High School, Manchester
School 1968-70; Assistant Professor, Florida
Atlantic University 1968-70; Lecturer, Senior
Lecturer and Reader in Physical Geography,
University of the West Indies 1965-90; Since
1990 Honorary Senior Research Fellow, University
of the West Indies; 1992 Jamaica Fulbright
Scholar. Publications: Over 100 publications
on Tropical Geography, Caribbean Geography
and Environmental Aspects of Science. Denomination:
Christadelphian (Brethen in Christ).
Married: Mary Winnifred Snelling,
1952, 2 sons, 2 daughters. Interests:
Travel, Nature, Creative Writing, Hiking.
Address: (Residence) Apt. 3D, Sea
Palms, Tower Isle P.O., St Mary. Tel: 974-4076.