Wyvolyn Lamoore, B.A.,
Journalist. Former Editor-In-Chief, The Gleaner
Company Ltd., left company 2001. Born:
Trelawny, Jamaica, September 15, 1954, daughter
of Eric Gager, Farmer, and Cenda Esther Maud
Gager, Housewife. Educated: Westwood
High School, Excelsior School, University
of the West Indies. Career: Pre-Train
Teacher Warsop All-Age School 1973-1975, Daily
Gleaner 1975-1977, One of the first female
News Editor at the Gleaner, JBC 1983-1987.
Awards: PAJ Theodore Sealy Award for
Best News Story 1990. Married: Trevor
Patterson, April 27, 1991, 2 sons. Interests:
Reading, Music, Photography. Address:
(business) The Gleaner Company Ltd., 7 North
Street, Kingston; Tel. 922-3400 (residence)
53 Shenstone Drive, Kingston 6.
Rev. Dr. Gerald Osborne, M.A., Evangelist/Radio
Announcer; President and Chief Executive
Officer, Youth for Christ International
since 1991. Organizations: Jamaica
Association of Evangelicals; Youth for Christ
International - Americas Born: St.
Ann, Jamaica, August 29, 1938; son of G.W.A.
Gallimore. Educated: College of Arts,
Science and Technology, Denver Baptist Seminary.
Career: Purchasing Clerk, Gleaner
Company Limited 1957; United Printers Ltd.
1958-60; Costing Clerk, United Printers
Ltd. 1961; Medical Representative for five
years; Administrative Executive for two
years, Mead Johnson Jamaica Ltd.; Executive
Director Jamaica Youth for Christ for 17
years; Area Director, Youth for Christ International
- Americas for 6 years; Secretary to Board
of Youth For Christ International 1974-77.
Awards: Prime Ministers Award
Honorary Doctorate awarded by the Caribbean
Graduate School of Theology in June 1994.
Denomination: Baptist. Married:
Sonia Elaine Wright, February 23, 1963;
1 son 2 daughters Interests: Fishing,
Reading. Address: Youth for Christ
World Headquarters, Raffles City, P.O. Box
214, Singapore 9117 or 1 Colombo Court,
No. 8-14 Singapore 06177; Tel. 338-7944.
Hon. Neville Eden, C.D., M.P., B.A.,
M.D.; Farmer, Medical Practitioner. Member
of Parliament for South West St. Ann since
1967. Organizations: Formerly Deputy
Treasurer, Deputy Chairman, Deputy Leader
- Jamaica Labour Party. Co-founder and Chairman
- Board of Governors Aboukir Educational
Institute. Born: St. DAcre,
St. Ann, January 29, 1939; son of G.W.A.
Gallimore former M.P. for South West Ann,
and Myrtle Elite Binn-Gallimore. Educated:
Wolmers Boys School, West
Indies and Pacific Union Colleges, Universidad
Autononoma de Guadalajara (Mexico). Career:
1967 Member of Parliament, South West
St. Ann, 1972/1976/1980 re-elected; 1969-72
Parliamentary Secretary Ministry of External
Affairs. Has represented Jamaica at several
overseas conferences and delivered Jamaicas
Policy Speech to the United Nations in 1969
and 1970. Minister of State - Ministry of
Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade 1980-84,
Minister of Social Security 1984-86, Minister
of Education 1986-89. Denomination:
Seventh-Day Adventist. Married: Edith
Angela Holgate, 1961; 2 sons, 2 daughters,
7 foster children. Interests: Scientific
Farming, Volley Ball, Table Tennis, Squash,
Listening to Classical Music. Address:
(residence) St. DAcre House
St. DAcre, St. Ann.
Anthony Ashley, B.A.; Public Relations
Consultant/ Advertising Executive. Managing
Director CGR Communications Ltd. since 1974;
Chairman CGR Communications Limited since
1987; Director Premiere Productions Ltd.
Organizations: Jamaican Historical
Society; Past President Advertising Agencies
Association of Jamaica. Born: Sale,
Cheshire, United Kingdom, June 30, 1935,
son of Henry Philip Gambrill, Businessman
(retired) and Doreen Rees-Gambrill (retired).
Educated: University of British Colombia.
Career: British Columbia Telephone
Company; Art and Publicity Ltd.; McCann
Erickson (Ja.) Ltd.; Originator of 8
oclock Jamaica Time. Married:
Linda Elizabeth Desnoes, January 18, 1970;
2 daughters. Interests: Historical
Research, Theatrical Production, Tennis.
Clubs: Liguanea, IDL Address:
(business) 29 Munroe Road, Kingston 6; Tel,
Elsie Mavis Claire, B.A., M.Sc.; Educator,
Principal North Street Excelsior (Specialized
Division) since 1979. Organizations:
Professional English Honour Society
Sigma Tau Delta. American Association of
University Women, Executive United Church
Women (Ja.), U.S.A. Association of High
School Principals, Carib. Association of
Principals, J.T.A. Board of Christian Education,
Leadership Training Board, Chairman and
Founder - Operation Discovery Board. Executive
Council Church of God in Jamaica, National
President, Fellowship of the Women of the
Church of God. Born: Kingston, Jamaica,
May 12, daughter of the late Edward Charles
Gayle, Planter, and Clarissa Henrietta Edwards-Gayle.
Educated: Private Schools, Ardenne
High School, Anderson College, Indiana University.
Career: Teacher of English Ardenne,
Specialized Administration and Guidance
in Education, Seconded to Warner Pacific
College (Accredited) 1960-63, as Professor
of English, Head Department of Literature,
Chairman Humanities Division. Further Post
Graduate Work Indiana University Summer
Sessions 1960-63, Deputy Principal Ardenne
1964, Principal Ardenne High School 1969-78.
Denomination: Christian. Interests:
Reading, Art (painting), Sewing. Address:
(residence) 31 Hope Boulevard, Hope Pastures,
Rubye Louise, Teacher; Former General
Secretary, Jamaica Council of Churches.
Organizations: Executive Member,
Advisory Committee Bureau of Womens
Affairs; Caribbean Representative International
Committee for World Day of Prayer; Executive
Member, C.V.S.S. 1988; President, Caribbean
Baptist Womens Union. Born: April
8, 1927; daughter of Byrant Perry, small
Farmer, and Cassandra Perry, Housewife (both
decd). Educated: Clarksonville
School, Cave Valley; Shortwood Teachers
College, U.W.I. Career: Head Dept.
of Home Economics, St. Anns Bay Secondary
School 1962-65; President, Jamaica Home
Economics Association 1980-82; Head, Dept.
of Home Economics, Ardenne High School 1976-87;
President, Caribbean Baptist Womens
Union 1988. Awards: Jamaica Council
of Churches Award; Jamaica Baptist
Union Award for Outstanding Contribution.
Home Economics for Caribbean Schools
(Heinemann) CAHE. Denomination: Baptist.
Married: Rev. Clement Gayle, July
1957. Interests: Travelling, Entertaining,
Reading, Music, Theatre. Address:
Tanglewood, P.O. Box 65, St. Anns
Bay; Tel. 972-2095.
Arthur Jelf Selbourne, B.Sc., M.A.,
Ph.D.; Geologist: Permanent Secretary, Ministry
of Public Utilities and Transport. Organizations:
Director, Petronol; Petcom; Petrojam
(Ethanol); Petrojam (Belize); Jamaica Bureau
of Standards; Chairman, Jamaica Committee
of World Energy; Jamaica Committee IGCP;
Vice Chairman, Consultative Council of Directors
of Geological Surveys Latin America and
the Caribbean; President, Constant Spring
Golf Club; Vice President, Jamaica Geological
Society. Born: St. Mary; son of Ralph
Geddes (deceased) and Albertha Geddes (retired).
Educated: Mico Teachers College;
University of the West Indies; City University
(New York); Northwestern University (Illinois);
Western Australia School of Mines (Perth,
Australia). Career: 1973-76 Head,
Economic Survey Unit, Geological Survey
Division, Ministry of Mining & Energy;
1976-80 Head, Industrial Minerals Unit,
Geological Survey Division, Ministry of
Mining & Energy; 1980-89 Director, Geological
Survey Division, Ministry of Mining &
Energy;1989-91 Technical Director/Director
of Energy/Power, Ministry of Mining &
Energy; 1991-93 Technical Director, Ministry
of Public Utilities, Transport & Energy;
1993-95 Chief Technical Director, Ministry
of Public Utilities, Mining & Energy;
Since January 1995 Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Public Utilities & Transport.
Publications/Papers: 1980 Occurrences
of Titantium-rich Magnetic Sand in Western
Jamaica; Serge Island Marble Deposits
(9th Caribbean Geological Conference); 1981
The Occurrence and Benefication Prospects
of Jamaican Mineral Sand; Research in the
Jamaican Geological Surveys, Paper presented
at Regional Geological Survey Seminar (Publication
of Commonwealth Secretariat, London); Raw
Minerals available for the Building Industry
in Jamaica, Paper presented at International
Industrial Minerals Workshop (Publication
of Commonwealth Secretariat); Methodology
for the evaluation of Mineral Reserves,
Paper presented at International Industrial
Minerals (Publication of Commonwealth Secretariat);
1982 Remote Sensing and Telecommunication
operations in Jamaica, Paper presented at
UNISPACE Conference, Quito, Ecuador; Investment
opportunities in Industrial Minerals in
Jamaica, Paper presented at Jamaica National
Investment Seminar, Toronto, Canada; 1983
Industrial Minerals of Jamaica, Industrial
Minerals Magazine; 1986 Economic assessment
of the Serge Island Marble Deposit; 1989
Regional Geochemical Studies in Jamaica,
Industrial Minerals Magazine; 1990 Mining,
Minerals and the Environment in Jamaica;
Proceedings of Seminar in Sustainable Development
in Jamaica. Denomination: United
Church. Married: Geraldine Rennalls,
September 1989. Interests: Golf,
Singing, Music, Table Tennis. Address:
(business) Ministry of Public Utilities
& Transport, 36 Trafalgar Road, Kingston
10. Tel: 926-9170/9; (residence) 13 Garden
Boulevard, Mona Heights, Kingston 6; Tel.
Paul Hargreaves, O.J., C.D., J.P.; First
Inductee, Private Sector Hall of Fame; Founder/Chairman,
Geddes Refrigeration Ltd. Organizations:
Director, Bush, Boake Allen (Jamaica) Ltd.;
Desnoes & Geddes Ltd.; Diversey Wyandotte
and Wyandotte Chemicals Jamaica Ltd.; Geddes
Refrigeration Ltd.; Jamaica Citizens Bank
Ltd.; West Indies Pulp & Paper Group;
West Indies Yeast Company Ltd.; Affiliate
Member of various overseas professional
organisations, including the American Society
for Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning
Engineers and the Institute of Refrigeration;
Member, Master Brewers Association of the
Americas. Born: Kingston, Jamaica,
February 13, 1910; son of Thomas Hargreaves
Geddes, Company Director, and Athlind Cunha-Geddes
(both decd). Educated:
Titchfield and Calabar High Schools;
Refresher Course, Wallerstein Laboratories,
New York and the American Bottlers of Carbonated
Beverages, Illinois. Career: Started
as an Apprentice in the Manufacturing Department
of Desnoes & Geddes; in 1938 became
a Director of the Company; in 1939 took
over responsibility for
the production operations at the Surrey
Brewery; in 1956 appointed Co-Managing Director;
in 1958 moved to Hunts Bay Plant where
he played a major role in the completion
of the factory and the commencement of operations,
due to his vast knowledge as the first Jamaican
Brewmaster. Award: The International
MBAA highest Honour Award in 1989. Denomination:
Methodist. Married: Margie Piper,
April; 22, 1991; 2 daughters, 1 step-daughter,
1 step-son. Interests: Photography,
Travelling. Clubs: Rotary Club of
Kingston, Honorary Life Member, Royal Jamaica
Yacht. Address: 1A Braywick Road,
Renford Aston, J.P.; Electrical Engineer/Hotel
Manager; Councillor, Ocho Rios Division;
Director, G & G Agency Services Ltd.
Organizations: Master Loyal Palmer
Lodge (Mechanic) Ocho Rios, Member, Board
of Governors, Ocho Rios High and All-Age
Schools, Chairman Exchange School Board,
Member Ocho Rios Citizens Association,
Past President Kiwanis Club of Ocho Rios;
Past Lt. Governor, Division 24, Kiwanis
Club. Born: July 4, 1933, Havana,
Cuba, son of the late Gerald Percival Gentles,
and Doris Winnifred Gentles, School Teacher.
Educated: Kingston Technical High
School. Career: Electrical Contractor,
Resident Engineer, Personnel Manager, General
Manager Hotel. Councillor Beecher Town Division
St. Ann. Awards: Kiwanian of the
Year 1976. Married: Gean Ebanks 1986;
4 sons, 2 daughters (previous marriage).
Interests: Cricket, Lawn Tennis.
Club: Kiwanis, Ocho Rios. Address:
Bonham Spring, P.O. Box 154, Ocho Rios,
St. Ann. Tel. 974-4673.
Emil Calvin, Q.C., B.C.L.(Hons), M.A.
(Oxon.); Attorney-at-Law. Senior Partner
of Dunn, Cox and Orrett. Chairman Wray &
Nephew Group Ltd. & Subsidiaries, Metal
Box Jamaica Ltd., Jamaica Packaging Industries
Ltd., Estate Industries Ltd., Nestle Jamaica
Jamaica Milk Products Ltd., Bank of Commerce
Ja. Ltd., Vice-Chairman Seprod Group of
Companies; Director Goodyear Ja. Ltd., Carreras
Ja. Ltd., Kingston Ice Making Co. Ltd.,
Jamaica Banana Producers Association
Ltd. Organizations: Chairman Hope
Valley Experimental School Board. Born:
Dominica, December 9, 1930, son of the late
Elias George, Merchant, and Theresa BenjaminGeorge.
Educated: Dominica Grammar School,
Madgalen College, Oxford University.
Career: Called to the Bar of England
by Grays Inn 1955; admitted to Jamaican
Bar 1956; appointed Queens Counsel
1970; Chairman Standards Council 1969-77,
Appeals Tribunal Ministry of Education;
Umpire National Insurance Tribunal
Ministry of Social Security 1981. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Dr.
Pamela Ann Richards, August 3, 1960; 2 sons.
Interests: Reading, Tennis, Swimming,
Walking. Clubs: Jamaica, Liguanea,
Kingston United. Address: (business)
48 Duke Street, Kingston. Tel. 922-2283;
(residence) Gordon Town, St. Andrew.
Deryck Anthony, Company Director: Chairman,
Deryck A. Gibson Ltd., Derol Ltd., Airpower
Ltd., Heave-Ho Charters Ltd., St. Jago de
la Vega Trust; Director, Island Life Merchant
Bank, Carib Pipe Company Ltd; Appointed
Honorary Consul for Finland to Jamaica since
1990. Organizations: Member, Chamber
of Commerce, Private Sector Organization
of Jamaica, Jamaica Exporters Association;
Past President, Jaycees of Jamaica, Past
Commodore of the Royal Jamaica Yacht Club,
Liguanea, Jamaica Born: Kingston,
Jamaica, October 24, 1929; son of the late
Oswin R. Gibson and Ruby Spence-Gibson.
Educated: Private Schools, St. Georges
College. Career: Hardware Clerk 1946-60;
Salesman, Bryden &
Evelyn, H. Korner & Co. Started Deryck
A. Gibson Ltd. since 1956; Gibson Greave
Co. Ltd. 1961; Derol Ltd. 1968; Heave-Ho
Denomination: Roman Catholic. Married:
Olive B. Scott, November 12, 1955; 2 sons,
1 daughter. Interests: Yacht Racing,
Art Collecting, Coffee Farming. Clubs:
Royal Club of Kingston, Liguanea, Jamaica,
Royal Jamaica Yacht. Address: (business)
71/2 Haining Road, Kingston 5; Tel. 926-2250/59;
(residence) 2 Pinkneys Green, Kingston 6.
Lord Anthony Maurice, (Succeeded Father
1961), Queens Counsel (England 1993): Attorney-at-Law;
Senior Partner, Gifford Haughton Thompson
since 1991. Born: London, England,
May 1, 1940; son of Charles Gifford, Naval
Officer, and Margaret Gifford (both deceased).
Educated: Winchester College, Kings
College, Cambridge; Norman Manley Law School.
Career: Called to the Bar 1962; Admitted
to Jamaican Bar 1990. Publications: Wheres
the Justice, Penguin 1985; Broad-Water Farm
Inquiry Report 1986; Liverpool Ance Relations
re Inquiry Report 1989.Religion:
Christian. Married: Elean Thomas,
September 24, 1988; 1 son, 2 daughters.
Clubs: Kingston Cricket. Motto:
Non sine numime (Not without the Spirit).
Address: (Business) 21 Church Street,
Kingston; Tel. 922-6056.
Verna Winnifred, Teacher, Principal
Porus Infant School since 1969. Organizations:
President PTA Porus Infant School, Member
International Alpha Delta Kappa Honorary
Sorority, Teachers Organizations, Local
and Community Clubs, Secretary Office of
Disaster Preparedness Porus Zone. Born:
Cambridge, St. James, November 11, 1930,
daughter of William McLeod, Carpenter/Wheelwright,
and Ada Bernard-McLeod (both decd).
Educated: Cambridge Primary School,
Buxton High School, Moneague Teachers
College; Attended Mount Carmel International
Training Centre (Israel) 1977-78. Gained
Certificate in Training and Supervision
in Early Childhood Education. Career:
Twenty years of service with Ministry of
Education serving at the following institutions:
Cambridge Infant School 1953-55, St. Johns
Infant School 19555, Mandeville Infant
School 1957-59, St. Johns Infant School
1959-63, Cambridge Infant School 1963-69.
Awards: Model family award, Harmony
in the Home. Denomination: Moravian.
Married: Colin Henry Gillings, July
20, 1957; 3 daughters. Interests:
Music, Dancing, Cooking, Gardening, Animal
rearing, Helping under-privileged children.
Motto: Time is the greatest
friend of truth. Address: (business)
Porus Infant School, Porus P.O., Manchester.
(residence) 17 Hanbury Close, Mandeville
P.O., Manchester. Tel. 962-0557.
Lady Ina Josephine, Housewife and Voluntary
Social Welfare Leader. Wife of the former
Governor-General of Jamaica. Patron of several
Organizations. Born: Victoria Park,
Fyffes Pen, St. Elizabeth, daughter of Charles
Courtnay Kinlocke, Property Owner, and Marie
Louise Ridley-Kinlocke (both decd.).
Educated: Little London Primary School,
Private Tuition. Career: Active Social
Welfare Voluntary Worker in East Kingston
and Port Royal where her husband was Member
of Parliament for 29 years. Now Patron of
many clubs including National Childrens
Home, Soroptimists Club, Corona Society,
Josephine Glasspole Basic School, Inner
Wheel Club, and the Josephine Glasspole
Convalescence Home among others. Denomination:
Methodist. Married: Florizel Augustus
Glasspole, July 7, 1934; 1 daughter. Address:
6 Millsborough Avenue, Kingston 6.
Sir Florizel Augustus, O.N., G.C.M.G.,
G.C.V.O., C.D., LL.D.(Hon.), Governor General
of Jamaica from 1973 1991; First
President Jamaican Institute of Management,
Wolmers 250th Anniversary Committee.
Born: Kingston, Jamaica, September
25, 1909; son of the late Theophilus
A. Glasspole, Minister of Religion and Florence
Baxter-Glasspole. Educated: Central
Branch Primary School; Wolmers Boys
School; Ruskin College, Oxford University.
British T.U.C. Scholarship 1946-47. Career:
Practising Accountant 1932-44; Secretary
Coke Young Mens Club representing
the club in many debating contests; leading
personality in National Reform Association
1937 and the Kingston & St. Andrew Literary
and Debating Society; Director, City Printery
Limited 1944-50; General Secretary, Jamaica
United Clerks Association 1937-48; Jamaica
Trades Union Congress 1939-52 (resigned);
General Secretary Water Commission &
Manual Workers Association 1941-48; President,
Jamaica Printers and Allied Workers Union
1942-48; President, Mental Hospital Workers
General Secretary, Municipal and Parochial
General Workers Union 1945-47; President,
Machado Employees Union 1945-52 (resigned);
General Secretary National Workers Union
1952-55; Workers representative on several
Government Boards (including Middle Class
Employment Committee 1942, Wages Board 1942,
Apprenticeship Committee 1942, Industrial
Relations Committee 1953, Minimum Wage for
Baking, Printing, Dry Goods Trade, Government
Workmens Compensation Law Revision
Committee); Member, House of Representatives
(Kingston Eastern & Port Royal P.N.P.)
1944-73 (resigned); Ex-officio Member, K.S.A.C.
1944-45; Member Board of Governors Institute
of Jamaica 1944-57, Kingston School Board;
Member Executive Committee and National
Executive P.N.P.; Secretary P.N.P. Parliamentary
Group 1944-73; Member Standing Federation
Committee on West Indian Federation 1953-58;
Member Jamaicas House of Representatives
Committee which prepared Independence Constitution
and delegation which finalised Constitution
with British Government (London); Vice-President
P.N.P.; Minister of Labour 1955-57; Minister
of Education 1957-62 and 1972-73; Leader
of the House 1955-62 and 1972-73. Awards:
Order of Andres Bello (first class)
by President of Venezuela 1973; the Venezuelan
honour Order of the Liberator by their President
1978; first Gleaner Honour Award 1979; the
Knighthood (G.C.M.G.) bestowed on him by
Her Majesty the Queen 1982; the Grand Cross
of the Order of Merit bestowed by the President
of the Federal Republic of Germany 1982.
Denomination: Wesleyan Methodist.
Married: Ina Josephine Kinlocke,
July 7,1934;1 daughter. Interests: Sports,
Gardening. Address: 6 Millsborough
Avenue, Kingston 6.
Peter Montgomery, J.P., B.D.S. (Wales),
M.Sc. (Peridontology), M.A.A.P.; Dental
Surgeon, Consultant Periodontist since June
1975. Organization: Past President
Jamaica Dental Association. Born:
Savanna-la-Mar, March 21, 1951, son of the
late Hubert Glaze, Contractor and Nora Glaze,
Teacher. Educated: Jamaica College,
Meadowbrook High School, University of Wales,
University of London. Publications:
Contribution to Journal of Clinical Periodontology,
March 1986. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Shelley Ruth Wan, January
3, 1976, 3 daughters. Interests:
Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Woodwork, Gardening.
Clubs: Kingston Cricket, Kiwanis of
Kingston, Liguanea. Address: (business)
58 Half-Way-Tree Road. Kingston 10. (residence)
2 Linnemann Avenue, Kingston 6.
Ancille Llewellyn, B.Sc., Dip. Chemical
Technology; Food Technologist, Horticulturalist.
Owner/Manager Gloudons Orchid Nursery
Ltd. Director J.A.B.A.L. Construction Co.
Organizations: Past President and
Secretary Jamaica Orchid Society, Honorary
Life Member Orchid Society, Member American
Orchid Society; Past President Jamaica Hockey
Association, Jamaica-Trinidad Society. Born:
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, April 13, 1933,
son of Hubert Gloudon and Gwendolyn Maynard-Gloudon.
Educated: Elementary School, Queens
Royal College, University of the West Indies
(Winner of Princess Margaret Scholarship
1952). Career: Joined Jamaica Government
Service in 1957, attached to Processed Foods
Division, Ministry of Trade and Industry,
worked on pioneer projects to develop lines
of Jamaican Processed Foods. Participated
in fish and shell fish preservation studies
(U.S.A.) 1959-60, Senior Food Inspector,
then Acting Controller - Food Technology
Division. Inspector/Analyst Bureau of Standards
1960-72; Assistant Manager Virginia Dare
Jamaica Ltd. 1972. Established J.A.B.A.L.
Construction Company and later Gloudons
Orchid Nursery Ltd., specializing in the
growing of strains of orchids for the export
market with particular interest in the conservation
of areas where Jamaican species are endangered.
Was instrumental in the establishment of
the first Jamaica Orchid Reserve on Alpart
lands (Manchester). Awards: Musgrave
Centenary Medal (1981) for contribution
to horticulture. Publications: Contributes
to international publications on orchid
culture. Co-author with Amiee Webster Delisser,
of Caribbean Orchid Growing. Married:
Barbara Goodison, Journalist/Playwright,
April 23, 1960; 1 son, 2 daughters. Interests:
Field Hockey, Bridge, Drama, (active participant
in stage and film presentations appearing
in a number of international feature films
among them Walt Disneys Return
to Treasure Island and Pirandha Two).
Address: 4C Wai Rua Road, Gordon
Town P.O., St. Andrew.
Barbara Joy, O.J., O.D.; Communications
Consultant, Journalist, Playwright. Director
Barbara Gloudon (Communications) Ltd. Organizations:
Chairperson Little Theatre Movement (L.T.M.),
Lay Preacher Anglican Diocese. Born:
Malvern, St. Elizabeth, Jamaica, daughter
of the late Vivian Marcus Goodison and Doris
Harvey, Housewife. Educated: St.
Georges Elementary, St. Andrew High
School, Associate Fellow University of Iowa
International Writing Programme. Career:
Gleaner Company Limited as reporter,
sub-editor, columnist (Stella), Features
Editor, Star Editor 1951-78; Deputy Director
of Tourism - Jamaica Tourist Board 1978-81.
Established own business Barbara Gloudon
Ltd. 1981, specialising in public relations.
For past three years has been a major host
of public affairs call-in programme Hotline
on Jamaican Radio. Lectures locally and
internationally on themes of Caribbean cultural/socio-economic
identity, especially as concerns women.
Awards: Two Seprod Gold Medals for
excellence in journalism presented by the
Press Association of Jamaica. Honoured by
journalism colleagues by conference of life
membership in the Press Association of Jamaica
(P.A.J.). Also appointed as trustee of P.A.J.
Bronze Musgrave Medal and the Centenary
Medal by the Institute of Jamaica in recognition
of cultural contribution. Creative Works:
Author of seven L.T.M. Pantomimes Moonshine
Anancy 1969, Hail Columbus 1972,
The Witch 1975, Johnny Reggae
1978, Pirate Princess 1981, Ginneral
B 1983, Trash 1985. Has also
authored several Plays including Appropriate
Behaviour and Jack and the Gungo
Tree. Contributor of articles on Jamaican-Caribbean
cultural issues in local and international
publications. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Ancille Gloudon, April 23,
1960; 1 son, 2 daughters. Address:
(business) Little Theatre, Tom Redcam Drive.
(residence) 4C Wai Rua Road, Gordon Town.
Dennis, B.A. 1964; LL.B 1972; Barrister-at-Law
1972; Partner, Myers Fletcher & Gordon
since 1978; Tutor, Norman Manley Law School
since 1982. Organisations: Chairman,
Private Security Regulations Authority;
Member, Jamaica Bar Association, Council
of Jamaica Bar Association, General Legal
Council. Born: Kingston, Jamaica,
September 6, 1942; son of Edward Goffe,
Developer (deceased), and Jennie Goffe,
Teacher. Educated: Homestead Prep.;
Blake Prep.; Jamaica College; University
of the West Indies, Leeds University. Career:
Teacher, J. C. 1960-61; Deputy Clerk of
the Courts 1968-70; Manton & Hart 1973-77.
Awards: Queens Counsel 1992. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Susan Lumsden
in 1988; 3 sons, 2 daughters. Interests:
Cricket, Singing, Reading, Scrabble.
Club: Kingston Cricket. Address:
(business) Myers Fletcher & Gordon,
21 East Street, Kingston; Tel. 922-5860;
(residence)12 Roselle Avenue, Kingston 6.
Lady Alice Patricia, B.Sc. (Econ), Marketing
Manager, Monex Ltd., Mona Rehabilitation
Centre since 1974. Organizations:
Commissioner for Special Projects, Girl
Guides Association of Jamaica; Secretary,
Friends of Hope Valley Experimental School,
Cheshire Village Management Committee, Jamaica
Anti T.B. League; Member, Executive Board
C.V.S.S. Trustee Entity. Born: Scarborough,
Yorkshire, England; daughter of the late
Logan Levy, Surgeon, and Alice Levy. Educated:
Brampton, Mandeville; St. Andrew High
School; Regent Street Polytechnic, London;
Oxford University. Career: Research
into Primary School Attendance at Department
of Education, U.W.I. 1953-54; Appointed
to Central Planning Unit 1955; Entered Civil
Service as Administrative Cadet 1954; Appointed
to Educational Planning Unit 1955; Jewellery
Operations Centre, Monex Ltd., Mona Rehab
Centre 1966. Denomination: Church
of England. Married: Sir John Golding,
August 15, 1961; 1 son, 1 daughter. Interests:
Travelling, Bird Watching, Walking,
Listening to Music, Dancing, Tennis, Bridge,
Reading, Environmental Matters. Club:
Liguanea. Address: (business)
Monex Ltd., Mona Rehab. Centre, Kingston
7. Tel: 927-2797; (residence) 2a Bamboo
Avenue, Kingston 6.*
Bruce, B.Sc. (Econ.), M.P.; Businessman.
Convener of the political party, The National
Democratic Movement (NDM); Member of Parliament
for South Central St. Catherine; Director
New World Enterprises Ltd., Blackstone Farms
Ltd., Sunglow Food Exports Ltd., T.N.G.
Diagnostics Ltd., Lincoln Club Ltd., Old
Harbour Service Stations Ltd. Born:
Ginger Ridge, St. Catherine, December 5,
1947, son of Tacius Nathaniel Golding (former
Speaker of the House of Representatives),
and Enid Louise Bent-Golding. Educated:
Alpha Primary School, St. Georges
College, Jamaica College, University of
the West Indies. Career: Member National
Lotteries Commission 1968-72, Member Central
Executive Jamaica Labour Party since 1969,
Member of Parliament for West St. Catherine
1972-76, Member of the Senate 1977-84, Member
Board of Governors Institute of Jamaica
1972-76. Member Electoral Advisory Committee
1979-84; Minister of Construction 1980-89;
Chairman Jamaica Labour Party 1984-95. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Lorna Charles,
June 10, 1972; 1 son, 2 daughters. Interests:
Fishing, Shooting, Motoring. Clubs:
P.W.D.Gun and Sporting. Address:
Enterprises, 26 Trafalgar Road, Kingston
10; Tel. 929-7723/4.
The Hon. Sir John S.R., O.J., Kt., C.D.,
O.B.E., M.A., F.R.C.S., F.A.C.S.; LL.D.
(Hons.) Orthopaedic Surgeon. Professor Emeritus
U.W.I., Medical Officer in charge of
Mona Rehabilitation Centre. Visiting Professor
New York, Ottawa, Winnipeg, Toronto, Chicago,
Halifax N.S., Director Monex Limited. Organizations:
Chairman, Commonwealth Caribbean Medical
Research Council; Director Cheshire Village;
Coconut Park; Hospice Pain Care Centre;
Carawak Craft; Member Royal Society of Medicine;
Founder Jamaica Association of Surgeons;
Past President B.M.A. (Jamaica); Special
Awards Association of Scientists and Medical
Association of Jamaica; Fellow British and
Canadian Orthopaedic Associations; Trustee
Hope Valley School; Member, Medical Tribunal
in Jamaica. Born: London, U.K., April
15, 1921, son of Mark Golding, Medical Practitioner,
and Louise Levy-Golding. Educated: Marlborough
College, Cambridge University (University
Entrance Scholarship), Middlesex Hospital,
Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital. Married:
Patricia Levy, August 15, 1961; 1 son,
1 daughter. Address: (business) Mona
Rehabilitation Centre, Mona, Kingston 7;
(residence) 9 College Common, Kingston 7.
Roy St. Anthony, B.A. (Econ.) 1964;
Banker, retired 1990; Financial Consultant
since 1994. Organisations: Director,
Jamaica Library Service Foundation; Founding
Director, Jamprint Ltd.; JAMAL Foundation
Ltd.; Jamaica Library Service; Salvation
Army Greater Kingston Advisory Board. Born:
St. Catherine, Jamaica, April 23, 1933;
son of the late Stanley C. Golding and Issadora
Francis, Housewife. Educated: Half
Way Tree Primary School; Crescent College;
St. Georges College Extension School,
Rutger University, New Jersey, U.S.A. Career:
1951-60 Civil Service, Customs Department;
1964 Ministry of Home Affairs, Administrative
Assistant for four months; November 1964
to May 1965 Administrative Manager, Jamaica
Apparel Ltd.; May 1965 to December 1990
Retired Bank of Nova Scotia Jamaica Ltd.,
Management Trainee to Senior Management;
positions included Manager Montego Bay Branch,
Senior Accounts Manager
in Commercial Banking Centre. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Icilda Philomena
Carpenter, December 1955; 2 sons, 2 daughters.
Interests: Art Collection, Listening
to Music, Playing Dominos. Club:
Kingston Cricket. Motto: Per
Ardua Ad Alta. Address: 20
Ridgefield Avenue, Orange Grove, Kingston
8; Tel. 931-2185.
Theodore Winston, A.C.I.B., B.Sc., M.Sc.;
Bank Executive; Divisional General Manager,
Finance & Planning, N.C.B Group Ltd.,
since 1994; Managing Director, Gold Line
Tours Ltd. Organizations: Director
- National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd.;
N.C.B. (Investments) Ltd.; West Indies Trust
Company Ltd.; N.C.B. Trust & Merchant
Bank Ltd.; N.C.B. Hotels Ltd.; Carp Corporation
Ltd.; N.C.B. Services Ltd., Inn on the Beach
Development Ltd.; Mammee Bay Development
Bay Resorts Ltd.; Member - Jamaica Chamber
of Commerce; PSOJ Economic Policy
Committee; Caribbean Association of Indigenous
Banks; Optimist International; Excelsior
Past Students Association Trust Fund. Born:
St. Catherine, March 6, 1942; son of
the late Stanley Constantine Golding, and
Leanora Adassa Golding, Housewife. Educated:
Excelsior High School, University of
the West Indies. Career: Trained
in all aspects of Bank routine including
secondment to Barclays Bank, London
& British Linen Bank, Scotland 1962-74;
Operations Manager, Barclays Bank,
King Street Branch 1974-75; Assistant Manager,
Barclays Bank, Half Way Tree Branch
1975-77; Advances Manager, N.C.B. Head Office
1977-79; Assistant General Manager, N.C.B.
Head Office 1979-80; Acting Manager (6 months),
N.C.B. Cross Roads Branch 1980-81; General
Manager, N.C.B. Head Office 1981-84; Manager,
N.C.B. King Street Branch 1984-88; General
Manager National Commercial Bank Ja. Ltd.,
Head Office 1988-91; Divisional General
Manager N.C.B. Group Ltd. 1991-94; Snr.
Divisional General Manager, Finance &
Planning, N.C.B. Group Ltd. present. Awards:
Distinguished President, Optimist International
1986-87; Distinguished & Outstanding
Lt. Governor, Optimist International 1987-1988;
Distinguished and Outstanding Governor,
Optimist International 1992-93. Denomination:
Christian-Brethen (Philadelphia Gospel
Hall). Children: 1 son. Interests:
Golf, Swimming, Walking, Driving. Club:
Optimist International. Address: (business)
N.C.B. Group Ltd., 32 Trafalgar Road, Kingston
10; Tel. 929-9050/89; (residence) 58 Cherry
Drive, Kingston 8; Tel. 927-4848.
Brian Leicester, O.D., F.R.I.C.S., F.J.I.Q.S.;
Chartered Quantity Surveyor; Principal,
Goldson Barrett Johnson since 1972. Organizations:
Director Eagle Merchant Bank Ltd.; World
Wide Travel Services Ltd.; Goldpart Limited;
Grotto Investments Ltd.; Quants Ltd.; Caribbean
Steel Co. Ltd.; Hon. Fellow, Commonwealth
Association of Surveying and Land Economy;
Member, Royal Lodge No. 207 E.C. Born:
Savanna-La-Mar, Westmoreland, August
28, 1936; son of the late Herbert Austin
Goldson, Farmer, and Violet Leone Waldemar-Goldson.
Educated: Strathbogie Primary School;
Mannings High School; Cornwall College;
South West Essex Technical College; School
of Art (now North East Lond. Polytechnic).
Career: Accounts Clerk, West Indies
Sugar Company Ltd. 1955-57; Survey Assistant,
Survey Department, Government of Jamaica
1957-60; Assistant Quantity Surveyor, Reynolds
& Young (England) 1964-69, Principal
Proman Consultants since 1981. Awards:
Order of Distinction in the field of Construction
1985. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Tryphene Eloise Fenton,
July 1960; 3 sons. Interests: Reading,
Travel, Cricket. Club: Liguanea.
Address: (business) 23 Parkington
Plaza, Kingston 10. Tel. 926-2418/9; (residence)
4A Shortridge Drive, Kingston 6.
Denis Paul, C.A., M.Sc.; Accountant,
Managing Partner Paul Goldson and Co. Chartered
Accountants since 1961. Director Trident
Ltd. Organizations: Member Cane Prices
Committee, Member of Committee which drafted
the Constitution of Institute of Chartered
Accountants of Jamaica, Founder/Member and
past Councillor Institute of Chartered Accountants
of Jamaica, Past Member Taxation Committee
Institute of Chartered Accountants
of Jamaica, Past Chairman St. Hughs
Preparatory School, Past Vice-Chairman Board
of Governors Kingston College, Member Association
of Certified Accountants (United Kingdom).
Born: Kingston, Jamaica, October
22, 1925, son of Paul Stanley Goldson, Accountant,
and Irene Louise White-Goldson (both deceased).
Educated: Morris Knibb Preparatory
School, Kingston College, Syracuse University.
Career: Civil Service (Treasury)
1945-49, Civil Service (Finance Ministry)
1949-54, Jamaica Industrial Development
Corporation (Asst. Secretary) 1958-61. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Yvonne Miller,
February 20, 1957; 1 son, 2
daughters. Interests: Walking, Music
(classical). Clubs: Kingston Cricket,
Rotary Club of St. Andrew. Address:
(business) Oxford House, 6 Oxford Road,
Kingston 5; Tel. 926-3562-4; (residence)
41 Dewsbury Avenue, Kingston 6.
Lloyd Alfred, M.B.B.S. 1978, D.G.O.
1981, D.M. 1987; Obstetrician and Gynaecologist,
Senior Registrar Victoria Jubilee Hospital
since 1987; Director, Andrew Gold Ltd. Organizations:
Past President, Junior Doctors
Association, President Blue Castle Close
Citizens Association, Clarendon College
Past Students Association. Born: Half
Way Tree, St. Andrew, October 12, 1950;
son of Lloyd Alfred Goldson, retired Civil
Servant, and Lauris Athena Goldson, Property
Manager. Educated: Ivy Dale Preparatory
School, Spanish Town Primary, Clarendon
College, University of the West Indies.
Career: Laboratory Technician, Industrial
Chemical Company,;Acid Factory 1970-71,
Medical Intern 1978-79; Medical Registrar
1980-87. Denomination: Methodist.
Married: Dr. Aileen J. Standard,
June 9, 1983; 1 son, 1 daughter. Interests:
Keeping fit (diet and exercise), Investing.
Clubs: Lodge Clarendon Kilwinning,
Lodge Delavaga. Address: Halfway
Tree Medical Centre, York Plaza, Kingston
10; Tel. 929-4122/8911; (residence) 30 Glendon
Circle, Hope Pastures, Kingston.
Peter S., Bachelor of Civil Law Degree;
Bachelor of Laws Degree, Attorney-at-Law:
Associate, Myers Fletcher & Gordon since
1988. Organisations: Prudential Stock
Brokers Ltd.; United Way of Jamaica; Vice
Chairman, Council of Voluntary Social Services.
Andrew, Jamaica, September 3, 1963; son
of Paul Goldson, Accountant, and Yvonne
Housewife. Educated: St. Hughs
Preparatory School, Wolmers Boys
School; University of the West Indies; University
of Oxford, St. Johns College; Norman
Manley Law School. Career: Myers
Fletcher & Gordon since 1988. Special
Awards: U.W.I. (Open) Scholarship 1981;
U.W.I. Faculty of Law Prize 1982; Rhodes
Scholarship for Jamaica 1985. Publications:
Dworking and the Natural Law Connection
U.W.I. Student Law Review May/June
1984; The Reform of Charitable Purposes
West Indian Law Journal May/October
1988. Religion: Christian. Interests:
Squash, Badminton. Address: (Business)
Myers Fletcher & Gordon, 21 East Street,
Kingston; Tel. 922-5860.
Selvin S., B.Sc. (Econ.), Banker. Divisional
General Manager, Finance Services, NCB Group
Limited. Organizations: Director
Mutual Security Bank Ltd.; Mutual
Security Merchant Bank & Trust Company
Ltd.; MSB (Cayman) Ltd.; MS Insurance Brokers
Ltd.; President, Rotary Club (St. Andrew)
1994-95. Born: Kingston, Jamaica,
September 2, 1946; son of Selvin Goldson,
Minister of Religion and Edna Goldson, Housewife.
Educated: Oberlin & Excelsior
High Schools; University of the West Indies.
Career: Management Trainee (Banking)
1969-71; Administration Officer (Banking)
1971-73; Personnel Officer (Banking) Banking
(MSB) 1986-94. Awards: Royal Bank
of Canada Limited Scholarship 1966; 40th
Anniversary award, Irvine Hall, UWI; Denomination:
Disciples of Christ. Married: Veronica
Wright, April 11, 1970; 1 son, 1 daughter.
Interests: Badminton, Swimming, World
Affairs. Motto: Pursuing excellence
at all levels. Clubs: Constant
Spring Golf. Address: (business)
The Atrium, 32 Trafalgar Road,
Kingston 10. Tel: 929-9050.
Terence Owen Barrington,
D.P.A., M.P.H., F.R.S.H., Government
administrator. Director Administration and
Resources Management, Planning Institute
of Jamaica since 1987. Organizations:
Member standing Committee Jamaica Methodist
Synod, Lodge Imperial Service No.978 S.C.,
Founder/Member and past Master Lodge Semper
Fidelis No. 1530 S.C., Founder/Member Lodge
De La Vega No. 1744 SC; former National
President Methodist Mens Fellowships,
former President Public Works Department
Co-op Credit Union. Born: Spanish
Town, St Catherine, March 26, 1924, son
of the late John David Goldson and Alma
Theodosia Goldson nee Campbell. Educated:
Spanish Town Elementary; Beckford &
Smiths High (now St. Jago High); University
of the West Indies, University of Pittsburgh
Graduate School of Public Health. Career:
Civil Servant from 1943 in various departments
and Ministries - Collector Generals
Dept., Ministries of Communication and Works,
Health and Environmental Control; Represented
Ministry at PAHO/WHO and several local and
overseas conferences; PAHO/WHO meeting and
Health Assemblies; PAHO/WHO Consultant in
Guyana 1981; Employed to CARICOM Secretariat
Guyana 1981-86; Assistant Chief Commissioner
for Scouts. Awards: Woodbadges (Scout
& Cub Section), Medal of Merit for valuable
service to Scout Movement, long service
decoration for faithful and efficient service.
Denomination: Methodist, Local preacher
since 1948. Married: Sylvia Harrison,
September 30, 1950; 1 son, 4 daughters.
Address: Lanyon Place,
110 Brunswick Avenue, Spanish Town, No.
2 P.O. Tel. 984-2402.
Richard Anthony, Medical Doctor, M.B.,
B.S., 1980; A.M.E. 1989; Family Physician/Aviation
Medical Examiner: Family Physician; Senior
Examiner Air Jamaica Pilots since 1992.
Organisations: Board Member, Nuttall
Memorial Hospital; Vice Chairman, Medical
Committee, Nuttall Memorial Hospital; A
Founding Member, Caribbean College of Family
Physicians, Member of Association of General
Practitioner. Born: Port of Spain,
Trinidad, June 17, 1951; son of Cecil Albert
Gomes (Retired) and Gloria Gomes, (Housewife).
Educated: Patima College, Port of
Spain, Trinidad; University of the West
Indies, Mona; Federal Aviation Administration,
Oklahoma, U.S.A. Career: Resident,
Port of Spain General Hospital 1981-85;
Officer, Ministry of Health, Trinidad. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Jennisen
C. Thwaites, June 20, 1980; 2 sons, 2 daughters.
Interests: Lawn Tennis, Bird Shooting,
Sailing. Clubs: Kingston Cricket,
Liguanea, Yacht, Jamaica Gun. Address:
(business) Newington House, Nuttall Hospital,
Kingston 5; Tel. 926-7161; (residence) 6
Farringdon Terrace, Jacks Hill, Kingston
Enid Veronica, J.P.; Teacher, Principal
Lucea Infant School since 1964, Lucea Primary
School since 1975. Director Hanover Benefit
Building Society. Organizations: Secretary
Hanover Chamber of Commerce, Lucea Teachers
Association; Director Hanover Music Choir,
Asst. Organist Lucea United Church, Organist
Sts. Phillip and James Roman Catholic Church,
Commandant Hanover Girls Brigade,
Founder Hanover Credit Union Study Club,
Immediate Past President Alpha Delta Kappa
in Jamaica, Member 4-H Advisory Council,
Hanover Parish, Executive Committee; Parish
Chairman of International Youth Committee,
Commission Member of Jamaica Cultural Development
Commission, Elder of United Church of Jamaica
and Grand Cayman. Treasurer, Hanover Co-op
Credit Union; Music Co-Ordinator for Hanover
Festival Committee. Born: Lucea,
Hanover, April 12, 1931, daughter of the
late Cyril Watson and Ludiana Clarke-Watson.
Educated: Middlesex Corner School,
Ruseas High School, Shortwood Teachers
College. Career: Taught at Lucea
Infant School before entering Teachers
College. On leaving College taught at the
Shortwood Infant School then returned to
teach at Lucea. Was School Savings Organizer
Lucea Infant School when the school got
the Parish Prize for savings in 1975. Awards:
Girls Brigade Medal 1981; Institute
of Jamaica Centenary Medal 1980; Prime Ministers
Medal for Community Service and Education;
Governor Generals Award for Hanover
1993; Jamaica Teachers Award for 40
Years Service in Jamaica 1994. Married:
Aubrey Gonsalves, January 1956; 1 son,
1 daughter. Interests: Music, Photography.
Address: (business) Lucea Primary
School, Box 81, Lucea P.O. Tel. 956-2307.
Reynold Augustine, C.D., B.Sc., J.P.;
Agriculturalist and Sportsman, General Manager
Banana Board since 1986. Director Banana
Board. Organizations: Twice Chief
Ranger Forestic and Masonic Lodges, member
Masonic Lodge - Sussex, Chairman, Jamaica
Racing Commission, Member Jamaica Society
of Scientist. Born: Havana, Cuba,
November 4, 1928 (naturalized Jamaican),
son of the late Raymond Gonsalves, Ships
Engineer, and Annie Pettigrew-Gonsalves.
Educated: Donnington Primary School,
Happy Grove High School, Tutorial College,
Howard University. Career: Captain
Football and Athletics Teams in High School,
Represented Howard University on Track and
Football Teams 1949-52, Champion Trainer
1971-72, Winner of five races on two consecutive
race days - a record, Winner of record eighty-two
races for one year. Million-dollar earner,
Owner and Trainer of Reca (1976
Jamaica Derby Winner); Senior Station Manager
Banana Breeding Station 1952; Chairman Betting
Game & Lotteries Commission 1989-91.
Awards: Prime Ministers Medal
for contribution to the field of Sports.
Publications: Plant Breeders
Notebook, Controlled Medication of
Horses, Ancestors of the Race Horse,
(published in racing year 1979). Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Divorced; 4 sons,
1 daughter. Interests: Dominoes,
Training of Race Horses, Cricket, Football.
Club: St. Catherine Cricket. Address:
10 South Avenue, Kingston 4. Tel. 922-5437.
Christopher Francis, M.F.A., Dip. Sculpture.
Artist since 1964. Owner and Director Gonzalez
Fine Arts Gallery/Studio. Born: Kingston,
March 15, 1943; son of the late Julio J.
Gonzalez, Musician, and Inez Norton-Gonzalez,
Factory Worker and Housewife. Educated:
Alpha Preparatory School; St. Martin
High School; St. Georges Extension
School; Jamaica School of Art; California
College of Arts & Crafts. Career:
Practising Artist since 1964; Head of Sculpture
Department 1974-79. Awards: Festival
Fine Arts Awards 1964; Silver Musgrave Medal.
Denomination: Catholic. Married:
(separated); 1 son, 5 daughters. Interests:
Yoga, Gardening, Writing, Music. Club:
School of Art Alumni. Address: (business)
Main Street, Salem, Runaway Bay, St Ann;
Tel. 973-4710; (residence) Cardiff Hall,
Runaway Bay, St. Ann; 973-2555.
Ivan Miles, C.D., M.A., Ph.D.; Zoologist.
Professor Emeritus, University of the West
Indies since 1991. Organization: Fellow
of the American Association for the Advancement
of Science; Scientific Fellow of the Zoological
Society of London; Caribbean Academy of
Sciences; Member, American Ornithologists
Union; British Ornithologists Union;
Marine Biological Association of the U.K.;
British Ecological Society; American Ecological
Society; Member Editorial Boards Bulletin
of Marine Science; Caribbean Marine Studies.
Born: Dublin, Ireland, September
21, 1926, son of Denis Goodbody, and Olive
Charlotte Wilkinson-Goodbody (both decd).
Educated: St. Columbas College
(Dublin). Trinity College, University of
Dublin, University of Aberdeen. Career:
Assistant Lecturer in Zoology - University
of Aberdeen 1950-55; Lecturer in Zoology,
University College of the West Indies 1955-62;
Senior Lecturer in Zoology, University of
the West Indies 1962-64; Professor of Zoology
and Head of Zoology Department, University
of the West Indies 1964-86; Director Marine
Science Unit, University of the West Indies
1986-89. Awards: Silver Musgrave
Medal Jamaica 1973; Dublin University Experimental
Science Association Silver Medal 1949. Publications:
Numerous publications in scientific
journals on Marine Zoology, Marine Ecology
and Ornithology. Denomination: Society
of Friends (Quaker). Married: Charlotte
Mary Fraser, September 5, 1953; 3 daughters.
Interests: Gardening, Hill Walking.
Address: (business) Zoology Department,
University of the West Indies, P.O. Box
12, Kingston 7. Tel. 927-1202; (residence)
Gordon Town, St. Andrew.*
Martin Fernandez, C.A.C.A., Certified
Accountant, O.C.B.S Cert (Bus. Admin.),
C.A.S.T. Dip. (Bus.Admin.); Chief Accountant/Company
Secretary, Jamaica Livestock Association.
Organizations: Member, Red Cross
Society. Born: Watt Town, St. Ann,
May 25, 1956; son of Leonard Gooden, Farmer,
and Lucille Gooden, deceased. Educated:
York Castle High School; C.A.S.T., EW
FACT College, London. Career: Audit
Staff, Coopers & Lybrand, 1978-83; Internal
Auditor, National Housing Trust, 1984-85;
Audit Staff, KPMG Peat Marwick, 1986-87.
Denomination: Pentecostal. Interests:
Cricket, Badminton, Lawn Tennis, Football,
Boxing, Reading and Caring for Plants. Club:
Manager, Patrick City Football Club.
Address: (business) P.O. Box 36,
Newport East, Kingston. Tel. 922-5019; (residence)
61 Milton Avenue, Kingston 20.
Marvin David, J.I.A., A.I.A.; Architect
Planner. Managing Director, Marvin D. Goodman
and Associates since 1960; Chairman, Goblin
Hill Hotels Ltd., Jamaica House Basic School.
Organizations: Jamaica Institute
of Architects; Past President Alliance Francaise
of Jamaica; Institute of Directors; Chairman
Advisory Committee, College of Arts, Science
and Technology for the New Caribbean School
of Architecture and Planning; Member of
Architectural Registration Board of Jamaica;
Trustee and member, Hillel Academy. Born:
Paterson, New Jersey, February 3, 1933;
son of Samuel A. Goodman, Realtor, and Ruth
Aron-Goodman. Educated: Miami Beach
High School; Texas and Florida Universities.
Career: Lieutenant, U.S. Army
Corps of Engineers 1955-57; Assistant to
Chief Engineer, U.N.E.S.C.O., Paris 1958;
Private Practice in Florida and New York
1958-59. Main Works: Hedonism II,
Goblin Hill Hotel, Carriage House Apartments,
Courtleigh Towers Apartments; Master plans
for the College of Arts, Science and Technology;
The Town of Port Antonio; Hillel Academy,
Jamaica House (in association
with Lloyd Shearer); P.C.J. Office Block;
University o the West Indies (new Halls
of Residence and Expansion of Science Faculty).
Awards: Governor Generals Award
of Merit (Resort Architecture) Negril Beach
Village 1978; Goblin Hill Hotel 1975; (Multi-family
Housing) Lignum Vitae Village 1978; Governor
(Education) Hillel Academy 1975 (also awards
in 1986); Distinguish Alumnus Award, University
of Florida; Special Recognition Award,
College of Arts, Science and Technology
1987. Denomination: Jewish. Married:
Hart, April 10, 1966; 1 son, 1 daughter.
Interests: Tennis, Reading, Swimming,
Music. Clubs: Liguanea, Jamaica.
Address: (business) Marvin D. Goodman
& Associates, 11 East Avenue, Kingston
10; Tel. 925-7895; (residence) 40 Durie
Drive, Kingston 8.
Barrington Seymour Barry G ,
Radio Broadcaster since 1975; Executive
Director, Gold Rush Ltd. Born: St
Mary, Jamaica, September 26, 1956, son of
Aaron Leslie Gordon, Farmer (Deceased) and
Sarah Mae Gordon, Teacher. Educated:
Goshen Primary School and Kingston
College. Career: Radio Producer,
Jamaica Broadcasting Corporation (JBC)1975-78.
Host, Music Shows on air, JBC 1978-87, Host
of the Barry G Show on Radio
Jamaica (RJR)1987-89 and on JBC Radio 1989-92,
Power FM to June 1995. Honours/Awards:
Carl Stone Poll - Media Personality
1987; No. 1 Radio Disc Jockey (DJ) 1980-88
and again in 1992. Married: Josett
Williams, September 29, 1990. Interests:
Horse Racing, family. Address: (business)
Gold Rush Ltd, Apt. 9 , 50A Upper Waterloo
Road, Kgn 8; Tel: 925-8123; (residence)
Raphael Earl, F.C.A., A.C.M.A., F.C.M.A,
A.C.C.A., F.C.C.A.; Accountant; Partner
KPMG Peat Marwick (Chartered Accountants)
since 1980; KPMG Peat Marwick & Partners
(Management Consultants) since 1987. Organisations:
Director, System Alliance (Jamaica) Ltd.;
Management Services Ltd.; Vice President,
Institute of Chartered Accountants. Born:
Kingston, Jamaica January 6, 1948, son
of the late Rudolph Gordon and Ena Aldred-Gordon.
Educated: McCook Primary School,
St. Jago High School. Career: Worked
2 years with B. and J.B. Machado Tobacco
Co. Ltd., 4 years with British American
Tobacco Co. Ltd. (London) Marketing Accounts
Section of International Exports Division;
Senior Accountant Peat, Marwick, Mitchell
& Co., 1973-76, Manager 1976-78, Principal
1978-79. Denomination: Roman Catholic.
Married: Jane Julien, September 16,
1973; 4 sons, 1 daughter. Interests:
Football, Cricket, Athletics, Horse-racing,
Table Tennis, Reading. Motto: Put
theory into practice. Clubs: Jamaica,
St. Catherine Cricket. Address: (business)
6 Duke Street, P.O. Box 76, Kingston; Tel.
922-6640; (residence) 8 Ponciana Drive,
Ronald Henderson, B.S., D.D.S.; Dental
Surgeon, 1984-89. Organizations: 1st
President Jamaica Football Federation; Member
Jamaica Dental Council, Jamaica Referees
Commission. Vice-President American University
Graduates Association; Member Jamaica
Dental Association, Howard University Graduates
Association, United Manchester Association,
Calabar Old Students Association.
Affiliate Member American Academy of Medical
Administrators since 1985. Born: Mandeville,
Jamaica, July 28, 1923, son of the late
R.A. Gordon, Headmaster, and Ellen Shortt-Gordon.
Educated: Calabar High School, St.
Georges College, Leeds University
(England), Howard and Catholic Universities
(Washington). W.H.O. Fellowship to New Zealand,
completed course in Dental Public Health,
Danish Government Fellowship to Thailand.
Career: Government Laboratory Technician
1941-43; Dental Surgeon i/c Spaldings Hospital
1955-56; Government Dental Surgeon 1966-74;
Senior Dental Surgeon 1974-83; Director
Dental Auxiliary School 1979-81; Senior
Dental Officer, Cayman Islands Govt. 1983-90;
President, Cayman Islands Medical and Dental
Society 1989; Short term Pan American Health
Organizations Consultant to Antigua (Dentistry),
Short term P.A.H.O. Consultant to Barbados
(Dentistry). Senior Dental Surgeon Ministry
of Health 1976-84. Publications: Paper
on Development of Dental Auxiliary delivered
to P.A.H.O. Congress University of
Panama. Academic Honours: Elected
to PSI CHI National Honour Society in Psychology
(U.S.) 1950. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Olive M. Dickson, M.D., November
26, 1950; 2 sons, 3 daughters. Interests:
Football, Tennis, Bird-rearing. All
Jamaica Junior Singles and Doubles Champion
Tennis 1941; All Jamaica Football 1942;
Represented All-English Universities at
and tennis 1944-46; Played football for
Scarborough United 1946 Captain of Tennis,
Yorkshire Lawn Tennis Club 1945-46; Full
Colors Howard University, Washington D.C.
(Football and Tennis); Full Colors (Football
and Tennis) Leeds University, Yorkshire,
England. Clubs: Manchester (Ja.)
Yorkshire Lawn Tennis (Scarborough, England),
Lucas Cricket, Melbourne (Ja.). Address:
(business) 3 Caledonia Road, Mandeville,
Tel. 962-0166.; (residence) Lot 39 Bloomsville,
Joan Astaire, Senator, Business-woman.
Managing Director Lakeside Enterprise Ltd
since May 1991. Director Jamaica Protective
Co. Ltd., Wanna Enterprise Ltd. , Lakeside
Enterprise Ltd., Crowne Coffee Co. Ltd.,
Wanna Farms Ltd. Organizations: Member
Standing Committee and Central Executive
Jamaica Labour Party, President Womens
Freedom Movement, . Past Chairman
Kingston Jaycees Community Development;
President Caribbean Women for Democracy,
Ja. Womens Freedom Movement; Member
J.L.P. Standing Committee, Member Million
Dollar Round Table. Born: Pell River,
Hanover, August 16, 1951, daughter of Roy
Gordon, Businessman, and Loretta Jones.
Educated: Whitmore Secondary, Wulfrun
College. Career: Executive Secretary;
Life Underwriter 1978-80; Member of Parliament
East Rural St. Andrew 1980-89; Managing
Director Jamaica Protective Services Ltd
1984-89. Denomination: Methodist.
Children: 4 daughters (2 adopted).
Interests: Reading, Social work.
Motto: Do as much as you can,
for as many as you can, for as long as you
can. Address: (business) 29 Burlington
Avenue, Kingston. Tel. 968-0017; (residence)
23 Ursa Major, Smokey Vale, St Andrew.
Phillip Frederick, Business Executive;
Chairman/Managing Director, Gore Development
Limited; Gore Tuca Investments Limited;
Phillip Gore Limited; Gore Brothers Limited;
Caldon Finance Limited; Quality Resorts
Limited; Kings House Foundation. Organizations:
Director - Caldon Finance Limited, Gore
Brothers Limited, Quality Resorts Limited;
Kings House Foundation. Born: September
27, 1943, son of the late Lee Gore and Zoila
Antonia Carazo-Gore. Educated: Jamaica
College, St. Andrews College (Canada).
Career: Established Phillip Gore
Limited in 1965. Denomination: Roman
Catholic. Married: Christine A. Isaacs;
1 son, 2 daughters.Interests: Golf,
Tennis, Squash, Swimming, Reading. Clubs:
Liguanea, Constant Spring Golf, Jockey,
Caymanas. Address: (business) Suite
#15, 22 Trafalgar Road, Kingston 10; Tel.
Robert Lee, Businessman. Managing Director,
Jamaica Tobacco Co. Ltd. Organizations:
Director Gore Bros. Ltd.; Gore Tuca
Investments Ltd.; Tobacco Industry Developments
Ltd.; Old England Farms Ltd., Sha-Gore Aggregates
Ltd. Born: Kingston, Jamaica, April
23, 1946; son of the late Lee Gore and Zoila
Antonia Carazo-Gore. Educated: Jamaica
College; St. Andrews College (Canada);
Millefield College (Somerset,
U.K.). Career: Joined family business
in 1964. Denomination: Roman Catholic.
Married: Anthea Elizabeth McNeil,
December 22, 1973; 1 son, 2 daughters. Interests:
Fishing, Shooting, Golf, Hunting. Clubs:
Kingston Cricket, Constant Spring Golf,
Liguanea, Jackson Bay Gun and Fishing. Address:
(business) 27-29 Upper Waterloo Road, Kingston
10; Tel. 968-3386; (residence) 3 Hacienda
Close, Kingston 8.
Arthur Russell, J.P., Retired Motion
Picture Distributor. Born: Cambridge,
St. James, September 15, 1911, son of the
late Charles Federick Scott Graham, Planter,
and Bertha Joan Barrett-Graham. Educated:
Beckford and Smith High Schools. Career:
Chairman Water Commission, Custos Rotulorum
St. Andrew, Vice-Chairman Jamaica Omnibus
Services Ltd. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Edna May Lazarus, January
9, 1935; 2 sons. Interests: Farming,
Bridge, Swimming. Club: Kingston
Cricket. Address: (business) 1A South
Camp Road, Kingston; Tel. 928-1248; (residence)
Charles Michael Douglas, B.Sc. (Econ.),
M.B.A.; Businessman/Farmer; Managing Director
Palace Amusement Co. (1921) Ltd. since 1962.
Carib Pipe Co. Ltd.; Harbour View
Cinema Co. Ltd.; Colony Theatre Ltd.; Goblin
Hill Ltd.; Coffee Industry Board. Chairman
- Newcastle/Blue Mountain Coffee Growers
Cooperative; CVM Television. Born: St.
Andrew, November 2, 1935, son of Arthur
R. Graham, Businessman, and Edna M. Lazarus-Graham.
Educated: Wolmers Boys
School; Jamaica College; University of Pennsylvania.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Melanie J. Robinson, June 14, 1980;
2 sons. Interests: Sports. Address:
(business) 1A South Camp Road, P.O. Box
8009, C.S.O. Kingston. Tel. 928-1248; (residence)
11 Graham Heights, Kingston 8.
Lt. Col. Linton Henry, M.Sc. (Defence
Studies), Army Officer. Commanding Officer
Support Services Battalion, Jamaica Defence
Force, since July 10, 1995; Caricom Contingent
Commander for the successful operation in
Haiti, August to December 1994. Born:
Kingston, February 25, 1952, son of Malcolm
Graham, and Daphne Graham, Housewife. Educated:
Trench Town Comprehensive High, Excelsior
High; Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst,
Canadian Staff College, Indian Staff College.
Awards: Medal of Honour for meritorious
service 1989; Commendation Medal from the
American Government in December 1994 for
outstanding service to the Haiti campaign.
Denomination: Catholic. Married:
Sheila Haynes, July 12, 1980; 1 son, 1 daughter.
Interests: Cricket, Squash, Reading,
Dancing. Clubs: Jamaica Officers
Club, Liguanea. Former Manning/Sunlight
Cup and National Squash Representative.
Address: JDF, Up Park Camp, Kingston
5. Tel. 926-6865.
Olivia Atavia (Babsy), Journalist, Politician,
Executive Show Producer. Managing Director
Special Events & Commercial Services
Ltd., Director Grange/Walker & Associates
(Artist Management), Orange Production (Record
Label), Ethnic Production (Record Production),
Trio (Film & Video Production). Born:
Kingston, April 27, 1946, daughter of
Joe Grange, Industrial Machinist, and Raphaelita
Walker, Nurse. Educated: Gaynstead
High School; Keele Vocational Training School;
Patricia Stevens Finishing & Modelling
School; Ryerson Polytechnic (Canada). Career:
Ontario Human Rights Commission 1966-69;
Co-Founder/Editor, Managing Editor, Associate
Editor, Womens Editor Contrast
Publications (Canada) 1969-71; Arts
Officer, Institute of Jamaica; Journalist;
Cultural Director, West Kingston Community
Cultural Programme; Public Relations Officer,
West Kingston Trust 1972-77;
Journalist/T.V. Programmes Producer
(Canada) 1977-81; Talent Artiste Management,
Director of Cultural Development 1981-83,
Executive Director, Jamaica Cultural Development
Commission 1983; Government Senator, Parliamentary
Secretary for Information and Culture 1983-85;
Minister of State in the Office of the Prime
Minister 1985-89. Awards: City T.V.
Iris Award 1982. Creative Works: Screen
Play Another Kind of Music, Where
its At; Duppy Night at
Devon House; Buccaneers Banquet for
JTB. Denomination: Roman Catholic.
Children: 1 daughter. Interests:
Folk Music, Social Work, The Arts. Address:
(business) S.P.E.C.S., 5 Pawsey Place, Kingston
5; 929-8895; (residence) Sharrow Drive,
Norbrook, Kingston 8.
Aubrey Uriah, J.P., Architect; Head
of Grant & Grant since 1958. Managing
Director, Grant & Grant. Organizations:
Secretary of Jamaica Masonic Benevolence
Society. Born: Portland, August 22,
1914; son of Reuben Grant, Planter, and
Jane Grant (nee Smith), Housewife (both
decd). Educated: Hope Bay Primary
School; Kingston Technical College; Architectural
Training, West Ham Borough Architects, U.K.
Career: Worked with Henriques Bros.,
Architects & Builders 1938-42; Survey
Department 1943-1946; Executive Engineer,
Designs, K.S.A.C. 1947-71; Private Practice
with B.V. Oliver, now Civil Registrar of
Marriages since 1989. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Florell Gayle, June 4, 1941;
3 sons, 1 daughter. Interests: Cricket,
Dancing, Masonic Order. Clubs: Associate,
M. Police Officers Club. Address: (business)
94A East Street, Kingston; Tel. 922-2717;
(residence) 11A Newhaven Avenue, Kingston
6; Tel. 927-9582.
Rev. Cleveland Elisha, C.D. Dip. Theo.;
Newspaper Columnist, Family Life Counsellor,
Minster of Religion. Pastor Constant Spring
Church of God, Franklin Town Church of God;
Vice-Chairman Church of God in Jamaica,
Chairman Jamaica Bible College (Mandeville),
Chaplain Ardenne High School, Chairman Kingston
Keswick Convention, Religious Advisor Radio
Jamaica 1970. Organizations: Co-Chairman
United Christian Ashrams, Board Member Jamaica
Theological Seminary; Girls Town,
Ardenne High School, Kingston and St. Andrew
Parish Library; Council Member Mandeville
Keswick Convention, Committee Member National
Prayer Breakfast, Vice-President Jamaica
Boys Brigade; Chairman Doulos Jamaica
Committee, Conecar Council; Associate Member
Jamaica Association of Evangelicals. Born:
New Green, Manchester, Jamaica, June
2, 1926, son of Elisha Alexander Grant,
Teacher, and Francella Elizabeth Grant,
Housewife (decd). Educated:
New Green and Mandeville Primary, Manchester
College, Mandeville United Theological College,
London University. Career: Asst.
Librarian Manchester Parish Library 1944-50.
Minister of Religion since 1954. Awards:
United Manchester Award for Unity, The
Prime Ministers Award, Gleaner Certificate
of Merit, Harmony in the Home Family Award,
Commander of Distinction in the field of
religion. Denomination: Church of
God in Jamaica. Married: Gloria Mae
Taylor, December 20, 1958; 1 son, 2 daughters.
Interests: Writing, Photography,
Gardening, Classical Music. Address:
(business) c/o P.O. Box 154, Kingston 10;
(residence) 14 Enman Avenue, Kingston 8.
Ewart Manfred Valentine, B.A., J.P.,
Dip. Rural Ed., Commonwealth Teacher, Trainers
Cert., Higher Dip. Ed. Retired Educator.
Organizations: Member Central Executive
and General Council Jamaica Teachers
Association, Member Examination and Evaluation
Committee of Joint Board of Teacher Education
(U.W.I.), Secretary Portland Parish Association
(J.T.A.), Parish Secretary Jamaica Agricultural
Society. Born: Portland, Jamaica,
March 10, 1925, son of ONeil Grant,
Auto Mechanic, and Anora Bunting-Grant (both
decd). Educated: Rock Hall
and Mt. Pleasant All-Age School, Buxton
High School, Mico Teachers College,
Reading University, Bristol University,
University of the West Indies. Career:
Head Teacher Sherwood Forest All-Age School
1950-58, Head Teacher Fair Prospect All-Age
School 1958-62, Education Tutor Caledonia
Junior College 1962-63, Acting Principal
Caledonia Junior College 1963, Principal
Lecturer Shortwood Teachers College
1963-74, U.N.E.S.C.O. project 1972 Principal
Bethlehem Teachers College 1974-89
Territorial Co-ordinator CXC/Cida Curriculum
and Institutional Development Project 1986-89.
Awards: Mico Teachers College
150th Anniversary Medal for Excellence.
Ja. Assn. of Teacher Educators award for
devoted service, Prime Ministers
Medal for Services to Education. Publications:
Co-authored booklet Group Teaching
Approaches. Denomination: Moravian.
Married: Gradel Isabel Grant, December
19, 1953; 1 son, 1 daughter. Interests:
Golfing, Surf and Deep Sea Fishing,
Contract Bridge, Dominoes, Gardening, Reading,
Behavioural Science. Club: Manchester
Golf. Address:(residence) 159 Pembroke
Hall Drive, Kingston 20.
Tatlyn Amanda, Business Administrator;
Former Trade Administrator. Born: Pedro,
St. Ann, February 21, 1927, daughter of
the late Isaiah Grant and Kerleen Edwards,
Housewife. Educated: Linstead Elementary
School, Private Tuition, University of the
West Indies. Career: Telegraph Operator
and Post Mistress Post and Telegraphs
Department 1945-60, Community
Officer Ministry of Development and Welfare,
Senior Festival Officer Festival
Commission 1960-71. Assistant Secretary
Prices Commission 1971-74, Manager of the
Quota Unit, Chief Licensing Office
Trade Administrators Department 1974-80.
Commercial Officer Canadian High Commission
1981-83, Deputy Trade Administrator 1983-85,
Acting Trade Administrator - Trade Board
Limited 1985-86; Trade Administrator, Trade
Board Ltd. 1986-90. Awards: Key to
the city of Miami Beach 1969, Scroll of
Friendship (Miami) 1970; Commander of Distinction
(C.D.) from the Government of Jamaica; Woman
of Distinction Award from the Bureau of
Womens Affairs 1987. Denomination:
Anglican. Children: 1
daughter (adopted). Interests: Gardening,
Sewing, Dominoes. Address: 51 Acadia
Kingston 8; Tel. 925-2099.
Carlyle Windsor, A.T.I.I., F.C.C.A.,
F.C.A., F.L.M.I., Insurance Executive: Senior
Vice President, First Life Insurance Company
Ltd. since January 1994. Organizations:
Chairman, Windsor Gray Ltd.; Director,
Caldon Finance Group Ltd.; C. D .F. International
Ltd.; First Life Insurance Co. Ltd.; Jamaica
Property Co. Ltd.; Knutsford Holdings Ltd.;
St. Andrew Developers Ltd.; Board Member,
Kingston Technical High School. Born:
Kingston, Jamaica, December 30, 1936;
son of George Henry Gray and Theodosia M.
Llewellyn-Gray (both deceased). Educated:
Kingston Technical High School; Leeds College
of Commerce (England). Career: 1956-65
various positions at Income Tax Department
ending with Acting Senior Assessor; 1965-68
Accountant (Internal Auditor), University
of the West Indies; 1968-73 Senior Internal
Auditor, Jamaica Citizens Bank Ltd.
1973-84 British American Insurance Company
Ltd. successively Accountant, Financial
Controller, General Manager; Since 1984
First Life Insurance Company Ltd. Awards:
Silver Medal for placing first in the Commonwealth
in 1960 in the Intermediate Examinations
of the Association of International Accountants.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Gloria White, June 5, 1970; 2 sons.
Interests: Gardening, Reading, Music,
Theatre, Taxation. Motto: Strive
for excellence in whatever you do.
Club: Liguanea. Address: (business)
First Life Insurance Company Ltd., 60 Knutsford
Boulevard, Kingston 5; Tel. 926-3700-8;
(residence) 6 Manor Park Close, Constant
Spring, Kingston 8.
Carmen Aleen, Pharmacist. Partner/Director,
Barbican Pharmacy since 1990; Director,
Westwood Foundation. Organizations: Member,
Westwood Old Girls Association; Vice-Chairman
Board of Governors Tivoli Gardens Comprehensive
High School; Past President Pharmaceutical
Association of Jamaica; Former Member Pharmacy
Council of Jamaica, Member Soroptimist Club
of Jamaica. Born: Borobridge, St.
Ann, April 15, 1939, daughter of the late
Ralph C. Gray, Senior Public Health Inspector,
and Cloie Isabelle Ansine-Gray. Educated:
Eccleston Primary School, Westwood
High School, Kingston Hospital School of
Pharmacy, College of Arts, Science and Technology,
University of the West Indies. Career:
1961-64 Newington Pharmacy; 1964-67 Musson
Jamaica Ltd.; 1967-93 T. Geddes Grant Ltd.
Denomination: Methodist. Interests:
Reading, Singing, Gardening, Travelling.
Address: (business) Barbican Pharmacy,
122 3/4 Barbican Road, Kingston 8; Tel.
927-4643; (residence) 5 Sullivan Place,
Donald Petgrave, J.P.; Company Director.
Managing Director Western Terminals Ltd.
Director Kingston Terminal Operators Ltd.,
Western Storage Ltd., Terminal Services
Ltd. Organizations: Member Managing
Committee - Shipping Association of Jamaica.
Spearheaded the formation of S.A.J. Port
Computer Centre. Chairman Terminal Operators
Group for Caribbean Shipping Association,
Board of Trustees Portworkers Superannuation
Fund. Born: Manchioneal, Portland,
August 8, 1916, son of T. Adrian Gray and
Georgiana Petgrave-Gray (both decd).
Educated: Happy Grove High School,
Pennsylvania College; Jamaican Institute
of Management; Golden Gate College (San
Francisco); I.B.M. (Columbia), Dale Carnegie
Institution and Administrative Management
Society (Jamaica). Career: Assistant
Accountant Citrus Growers Association
Ltd. 1947-48, Assistant Accountant Citrus
Company of Jamaica Ltd. 1948-49, Chief Accountant/Office
Manager Citrus Company British Honduras
1949-55, Company Secretary Lewis Berger
(West Indies) Ltd. 1958-59, Asst. Manager/Credit
Controller John Crook Ltd., Chief Accountant
Lascelles DeMercado (Transport) Ltd. 1960-65.
Successively Accountant, Financial Controller,
Administrative Manager, General Manager
Western Terminals Ltd. 1965-81. Awards:
Shipping Association of Jamaica Special
Award 1988; Life Fellow of the International
Biographical Association; Certificate of
World Leadership; International Biographical
Centre England 1987; World Decoration of
Excellence Medallion 1989 by the American
Biographical Institute Inc. Denomination:
Methodist. Married: Alma Delores
Mahadoe; 1 son, 2 daughters. Interests:
Reading, Music, Family Security and
Club: Caymanas Golf and Country.
Address: (business) Western Terminals
Ltd., Port Bustamante, P.O. Box 19, Kingston
15; (residence) Billy Dunn, Jacks Hill P.A.,
Peter Allan, B.A. (Hons.) M.A.; Consulting
Engineer, Joint Consultant Limited; Managing
Director, Earle & Associates Ltd. -
Consulting Engineers since 1974. Director
Braemore Engineering Service Ltd. Organizations:
Member Jamaica Institute of Management,
Institution of Civil Engineers, Jamaica
Institution of Engineers, American Society
of Civil Engineers, Institution of Water
Engineers and Scientists; Council Member
Association of Consulting Engineers (Jamaica).
Born: Reading, England, December
3, 1946, son of Reginald Eric Gray, Telecommunications
Engineer, and Edith Nellie Elliott-Gray.
Educated: Reading School, Pembroke
College, Oxford University. Career:
Engineer Howard Humphries & Sons
- Consulting Engineers 1968-72, Resident
Manager Western Region - Howard Humphries
& Sons (Ja.) 1972-74. Denomination:
Presbyterian. Married: Denise
Corine Phillips, November 20, 1971; 1 son,
1 daughter. Interests: Reading, Travel.
Club: Pembroke Society. Address:
(business) Braemore House, 16 Trafalgar
Road, Kingston 10. Tel. 927-8217.
Errington George, Barrister-at-Law;
Former Senior Parliamentary Ombudsman. Organizations:
Member Board of Directors International
Ombudsman Institute; Member Ombudsman Advisory
Board of International Bar Association,
International Ombudsman Consultative Committee.
Born: Royal Flat, Manchester, December
2, 1926, son of David Samuel Green, Farmer,
and Susan Fredericka Thompson-Green, Elementary
School Teacher. Educated: Old England
and Huntley Elementary
Schools, Calabar High School, Lincolns
Inn (London). Career: While at Calabar
Member of the schools Debating
Team, represented the School at Cricket,
Football and Track Athletics double
sprint Champion Class
11 Interscholastic Championship Sports 1942.
Represented Jamaica in Track Athletics 1946
with Herb McKenley, Basil McKenzie and George
Rhoden established the Jamaica record for
the 4 x 110 yards Relay. Joined the Civil
Service in 1946, served in the Office of
Titles 1946-48, Commerce and Industries
1948-49. Worked in Resident Magistrates
Court as Assistant Clerk of Court 1949-55,
Appointed Deputy Clerk of the Courts 1955,
Clerk of the Courts 1961-64, Acting Crown
Appointed Acting Resident Magistrate January
1968 October 1968, Judge Resident
Magistrates Court 1968-74, Appointed
of the Gun Court 1974. Publications:
On First Looking into Dr. Watkins
Dissertation; The Judiciary and the Administration
of Justice in Jamaica Today; Adventures
of an Ombudsman Designate, Commonwealth
2 No. 3, June 1978; Impression of Israel,
Commonwealth Judicial Journal, Vol. 4 No.
3, June 1982, Ombudsmen in Underdeveloped
Countries Jamaica - International Handbook
of the Ombudsman Country Surveys
Edited by Gerald Cadien. Denomination:
Methodist. Married: Gloria Theresa
Marie Mesquita, February 28, 1954; 3 sons,
2 daughters. Address: (residence)
62 Lady Musgrave Road, Kingston 10.
Lolleta Viona, J.P.; Teacher, Principal
Jericho All-Age School since 1968. Born:
Belvedere Mountain, Westmoreland, December
15, 1936, daughter of Richard A. Hughes,
Farmer, and Evelyn L. Hughes, Housewife.
Educated: Kew Park All-Age School
1953-56, Trained Teacher Chester Castle
All-Age School 1959-68. Awards: 4-H
Medallion 1970, Certificate for brilliant
participation in Festidanza in Peru 1973,
Award from Jamaica Agricultural Society
1983. Special Award from Hanover 260 Committee
1983, Prime Ministers Medal of Appreciation
1983, Gleaner Honour Award 1984. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Wesley Green,
August 13, 1960; 1 daughter. Interests:
Music, Dancing, Sewing. Club: 4-H,
Red Cross. Address: (business) Jericho
All-Age School, Jericho P.O., Hanover.
Orville Courtney St. Dennis, B.A.; Life
Underwriter; Former Sales Representative
Life of Jamaica; Managing Director, Gee-Em
Communication Ltd. Organizations: Public
Relations Society of Jamaica; International
Association of Business Communicators. Managing
Director, Gee-Em Communications Ltd.; Board
Member, Jamaica Automobile Association;
Chairman, Welfare Committee, Jones Town
Baptist Church. Born: Kingston, Jamaica,
March 19, 1940; son of Herbert L. Green,
Retired Civil Servant and Joyce A. Green,
Housewife. Educated: Central Branch
Primary School; Calabar High School; Howard
University; (Grad) American University.
Career: Internal Audit Clerk, Public
Works Department, 1958-62; Reporter, Washington
Afro-American Newspaper 1966-68; PR Copywriter,
Washington D.C. 1966-69; Management Trainee,
CIBC (Toronto & Jamaica) 1969-71; PR
Client Executive 1972-74; Manager, Advertising
& Education Programmes, National Savings
Committee 1974-75; PR Consultant, Jamaica
and Toronto 1975-87; Life Underwriter, Toronto
1979-81. Publications: Edited Auto
Manual (1986). Denomination: Baptist.
Married: Beulah A. Stone, August
5, 1967; 1 daughter. Interests: Music,
Driving, Reading, Dancing, Movies, Theatre,
Choral Singing. Clubs: Kiwanis; American
Universities Graduates Association. Address:
(business) Now in Cayman Islands; (residence)
37 Conway Drive, Kingston 20.
Phyllis Audrey, B.A., B.Sc., M.A., Ed.M.,
Ed. D., Management Consultant. Permanent
Secretary (Actg.), Minister of Youth &
Community Development since 1990. Director
H.E.A.R.T. Trust, Micro Investment Development
Agency. Born: Kingston, May 2, 1944,
daughter of Louis Henry Green, Pharmacist,
and the late Geraldine Sylvia Green, Teacher.
Educated: St Andrew High for Girls,
University of the West Indies, Colombia
University. Career: Survey Department
1962; Income Tax Department 1962; Ministry
of Communication & Works 1965-68; Ministry
of the Public Service 1974-78; Office of
the Services Commissions 1978-81; Ministry
of the Public Service 1981-90. Publications:
Employee Morale in the Jamaican Civil
Service (with E. Jones & D. Gordon).
Denomination: Anglican. Interests:
Dancing, Reading, Walking. Address:
(business) 12 Ocean Boulevard, Kingston
Mall. Tel. 922-5818.
Major-General Rudolph George Edward, O.D.,
C.D.; Officer of the Order of St. John.
J.P. Hon. A.D.C. to H.M. the Queen. Retired
Army Officer. Director Administration -
Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica since 1979.
Organizations: Deputy District Grand
Master, English Freemasonry. Member Kingston
Parish Church Committee, Formerly President
Jamaica Rugby Association, Jamaica Mens
Hockey Association, Hon. Vice-President
Jamaica Legion (British Commonwealth Ex-services
League). Member Central Executive Jamaica
Red Cross Society, Hon. Vice-President Jamaica
Scouts Association, Member Central Council
St. John Ambulance Association, Hon. Member
Jamaica Cricket Board of Control, President
Jamaica Squash Racquet Association, Member
Wolmers Board of Trustees. Born:
Kingston, Jamaica, November 11, 1926,
son of George Albert Green, Stevedore, and
Elma Louise Williams-Green (both decd).
Educated: Central Branch Elementary
School, Kingston Technical High School,
British Army Staff College. Career: Joined
Staff of Island Medical Office 1946. Later
worked in Ministry of Agriculture. Messrs.
Carman and Bruce Accountants and
Auditors. Joined Army and was Commissioned
1952, Captain 1956, Major 1962, Lieutenant
Colonel 1966, Colonel 1973, Brigadier 1973,
Major General 1977. Adjutant (First Battalion)
The Jamaica Regiment 1956-59. Attended
School of Infantry (Warminister, Wiltshire)
1959, A.D.C. to Lord Hailes, Governor-General
of West Indies 1959-61,
Jamaican Equerry to H.R.H. Princess Margaret
during Independence Celebrations 1962. A.D.C.
to Sir Clifford Campbell (G.C.M.G. G.C.V.O.)
Governor-General of Jamaica 1962-63.
Second-in-Command First Battalion
The Jamaica Regiment 1965, Commanding Officer
1966-72. Formed Support and Services Battalion
1973 and was first Commanding Officer,
Senior Staff Officer 1973 (June-December),
Chief of Staff Jamaica Defence Force 1973-79.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Margaret Olivia Hudson-Phillips, March
30, 1964; 1 son, 2 daughters. Interests:
Reading, Walking, Music. Club: Jamaica.
Address: (business) Petroleum Corporation
of Jamaica, 36 Trafalgar Road, Kingston
10; Tel. 929-5380/9; (residence) 8 Ocean
Stanley Copeland, B.Sc., M.Sc.; Marketing
Operations Manager - Marketing Executive,
I.B.M. World Trade Corp. (Ja.) since
1979. Organizations: President Kingston
Jaycees, Vice-President West Indies Jaycees,
Past President Jamaica Computer Society.
Born: Savanna-la-Mar, Jamaica, December
14, 1939, son of Stanley M. Greig, Civil
Servant and Louise Gayle-Greig (both deceased).
Educated: Mannings High School, University
of the West Indies, McGill University. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Marva I. Constable,
August 21, 1965; 3 sons. Interests: Golf,
Squash, Tennis, Gardening. Clubs: Kingston
Rotary. Address: (business) I.B.M.
World Trade Corporation, I.B.M. 52-56 Knutsford
Boulevard, Kingston 5. Tel. 926-3170; (residence)
2C Sharrow Drive, Kingston 8.*
Professor Gerald A.C., MB.BS., M.R.C.P.,
D.T.H.H., MD., F.A.C.P., F.R.C.P., Doctor,
Professor of Medicine since 1986. Former
Associate Dean, Faculty of Medical Sciences,
U.W.I. Organizations: Scientific
Secretary CCMRC; Chairman, U.W.I. Ethics
Committee. Born: Roseau, Dominica,
July 31, 1942; son of the late Hugh Grell,
Civil Servant, Planter, and Liege Grell,
Housewife. Educated: Dominica Grammar
School; University College Hospital of the
West Indies; London University. Career:
Internship, U.W.I. Hospital 1968; Registrar
in Medicine U.H.W.I. 1969-70; Clinical Assistant,
Westminster Hospital London 1971; Clinical
Assistant, Hammersmith Hospital London 1971;
Physician, Princess Margaret Hospital, Dominica
1972-77; Consultant Physician, U.W.I. Hospital
1977-present. Awards: 7 Prizes and
Medals as an Undergraduate at U.W.I.; 2
Medals from the Liverpool D.T.M.H. Course.
Publications: Over 100 Medical Publications;
Author/Editor of the Book The Elderly
in the Caribbean. Denomination: Roman
Catholic. Married: Karen Nelson,
December 5, 1970; 1 son, 1 daughter. Interests:
Photography, Gardening, Bicycle Riding,
Swimming, Stamp Collecting. Clubs: Rotary
Club, Liguanea Club. Address: Now
in Dominica, West Indies.
Louis L., S.J., O.D. (Honorary), B.A,
M.A., S.T.L.; Minister of Religion, Rector
of St. Marys Church (Above Rocks,
St. Catherine), together with three sister
churches at Rock Hall, Cassava River and
Pinto. Organizations: Scouts Association;
Girl Guides Association; Operation Friendship;
Girls Town; Guild of Graduates 4-H; Basic
Schools of St. Catherine, Leaders
Association, Council for the Aged, Teacher
Services Commission, Jamaica Catholic
Teachers Association, Archdiocesan
Education Board, Archdiocesan Building Commission.
Food for the Poor, Foundation for International
Self Help and Development, Alpha Boys
School, Chairman St. Marys College
Board of Governors, Chairman Above Rocks
Trade Training Centre; Kingston Scouts
Local Association. St. Catherine J.A.M.A.L.
Board, Basic School of Zone 44 in St. Catherine.
Jamaica Cultural Development Commission;
Advisor to Harmony in the Residences Movement,
Caribbean Association of Catholic Teachers.
Born: Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A.,
November 2, 1918; son of the late Emile
Grenier, Insurance Broker, and Regina Berube
Grenier. Educated: Peabody and St.
Peters Primary Schools, Boston College
School of Theology (Weston, Mass. - U.S.A.).
Career: Assistant Priest (Spanish
Town), Sts. Peter and Paul and Holy Cross;
Rector Annotto Bay, Holy Trinity Cathedral;
Teacher for one year at St. Georges
College. Programme Director for twenty-five
years of Catholic Relief Services, Deputy
Director Roman Catholic Schools of the Archdiocese
of Kingston. Denomination: Roman
Catholic. Interests: Social work.
Club: Kingston Rotary. Address:
(residence) St. Marys Rectory, Above
Rocks, St. Catherine. Tel. 926-2023.
Clifford Lindsay, D.V.M. D.T.V.M., M.Sc.;
retired Veterinary Pathologist. Past Director
Veterinary Services. Organizations: Past
Chairman Veterinary Board, Council Member
Commonwealth Veterinary Association, Canada
and W.I. Regions, Past President Jamaica
Veterinary Association. Born: Old
Harbour, St. Catherine, son of Clifford
Joseph Grey, Mechanic, and Lillian Francis-Grey
(both decd). Educated: Jamaica
School of Agriculture, Ontario Veterinary
College, Guelph and Edinburgh Universities.
Career: Livestock Field Officer Ministry
of Agriculture. Publications: Phaemolitica
in Trachael Air of Calves; Faecal Egg Counts
in Calves dosed with Anthelmintic and reared
in rotation with Cows; Nematode Larvae Counts
on Herbage on Pastures grazed alternately
by Calves and Cows; A Vaccine Against Bovine
Anaplasmosis; Pasteurela Pneumonia in Pigs;
Oxalate Nephrosis in Horses; Photesensitization
in Cattle; Laryngeal Oeddema in Suckling
Calves; A Wasting Disease in Beef Cattle
in South Manchester. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Murdel Joyce
Brown, September 16, 1954; 2
sons, 1 daughter. Interests: Bridge,
Reading, Music, Sports. Address:
(residence) 62 Sandhurst Crescent, Kingston
Leonard Gerald George; Advertising Executive,
Founder (1960) Chairman and Managing Director
Grimax Advertising Limited, Eagle Nest Ltd.,
Productions Ltd., Grimax Public Relations
Ltd.; Manufacturing and Investment (Joint
Venture) Jamaica Limited; Director, National
Library Board; shareholder, CVM Television
Ltd. Organizations: Executive and
World Council Member, American Chamber of
Commerce; Executive Member, International
Advertising Association; President, Jockey
Club of Jamaica; Founding Member, Contemporary
Artists Association; Chairman, National
Finance Committee of Council on Drug Abuse.
Born: Mountainside, St. Elizabeth,
November 23, 1933, son of John Grindley,
Property Owner, and Maud Dunkley-Grindley.
Educated: Mountainside School, Buxton
and Kingston College. Career: Studied
Advertising in New York and Chicago. Worked
with John Shraeger Inc. and Leo Burnett
before returning to Jamaica to start own
business. Obtained Clio Award
for Advertising Excellence World-wide 1978,
1979, 1980. Honorary Citizen, Dominican
Republic (1962). Publications: Booklet
Corporate Images. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Joy
Clough, September 4, 1965; 1 son, 4 daughters.
Interests: Horsebreeding, Horse-racing,
Tennis, Swimming, Hunting, Reading. Clubs:
Jockey Club of Jamaica, Liguanea, Constant
Spring Golf, Morgans Harbour Beach.
Address: (business) 15 Haining Road,
Kingston 5; Tel. 929-8874/5; (residence)
56 Sunset Avenue, Cherry Gardens, Kingston
Ian Vincent, Attorney-at-Law. Senior
Partner F.V. Grosett & Co., Attorneys-at-Law,
since 1965. Organizations: Director
Port Antonio Town Extension Co. Ltd., Portland
Ice Co. Ltd., Cinema Company of Portland
Ltd. Born: Titchfield, Port Antonio,
September 14, 1936, son of the late Frederick
Vincent Grosett, Attorney-at-Law and Olga
Edith Sherlock-Grosett. Educated: DeCarteret
School, Munro and Titchfield Colleges. Career:
Attorney-at-Law since 1959. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Islyn Deacon,
1981; 1 son, 1 daughter (of previous marriage).
Interests: Swimming, Boating, Fishing.
Clubs: Jamaica, Eastern Jamaica Anglers
Association. Address: (business)
2 Harbour Street, Port Antonio. Tel. 993-2532;
(residence) Passley Gardens.
Marjorie Elise, Retired Company Secretary/Past
President, Girl Guides Association of Jamaica;
International Adviser, Girl Guides Association
of Jamaica since 1994. Organizations:
Member, World Association of Girl Guides
& Girl Scouts Western Hemisphere
Committee in charge of Girl Guiding/Girl
Scouting, Honorary Associate of the World
Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts;
International Adviser, Girl Guides Association
of Jamaica. Born: Jamaica; daughter
of Raynes Granville Evans, Company Director
and his wife Clarissa deGuilar-Evans (both
deceased). Educated: Wolmers
Girls School, Commercial College.
Career: Secretary (eventually Company
Secretary), Imperial Optical Co., 1937-84;
Various voluntary jobs after that, mostly
the Girl Guides Association; International
Commissioner, Girl Guides Association of
Jamaica 1964-81; Awards: Secretary
of the Year, Kingston 1976; Silver Fish
(Commonwealth) and Silver Bee (Jamaica)
Girls Guide Awards; Prime Ministers
Medal of Appreciation for Social Services.
Denomination Anglican. Married
Arthur Charles Grosett, February 1,
1949. Interests: Reading, Travelling,
Shell Collecting, Girl Guides Activities.
Address (business) 2 Waterloo Road,
Kingston 10, Tel. 926-6277/926-6507; (residence)
6 Sharrow Drive, Kingston 6, Tel. 924-2796.
Egbert Leo, M.A., B.Sc., D.P.A., J.P.;
Company Director. Group Director Administration
JAMPRO since 1983. Born: Manchester,
November 22, 1924; son of Egbert A. Gunter,
Teacher, and Susan E. Gunter, Teacher (both
decd). Educated: Excelsior
High School; Howard University; American
University; University of London and Wharton
School; University of Pennsylvania. Career:
Formerly Permanent Secretary, Ministry
of National Security and Justice. Denomination:
Catholic. Married: Stephanie
E. Palmer, December 1961; 1 son 3 daughters.
Interests: Tennis, Gardening, Jogging.
Motto: Perseverance conquers
difficulties. Address: (business)
25 Dominica Drive, Kingston 5. Tel: 929-2540-9;
(residence) 11 Sherbourne Drive, Stony Hill,
Carrole Ann Marie, Dip. Inst. Ad., B.A.A.;
Tourism Executive: Area Manager, Jamaica
and Western Caribbean, BWIA Intl.
Ltd. since April 1992. Organisations:
St. Patricks Foundation; Brooklyn
Trading Company. Born: Kingston,
June 22, 1948; daughter of Sydney Guntley,
Merchant, and Mae Oreta Guntley, Housewife
(both decd). Educated: St.
Hughs High School; Ryerson Polytechnic
Institute. Career: 1976-78 Executive
Sales Manager Jamaica Pegasus; 1978-83 Director
of Sales and Public Relations Rose Hall
Inter-Continental and Country Club; 1983
Special Assistant to Director of Tourism;
1984 Director of Tourism. Awards: Korey
Gold Medal; Ryerson Gold Medal; Golden Helm
International Award in Tourism. Denomination:
Anglican. Divorced: 1 son Interests:
Culinary and Performing Arts. Address:
(business)19 Dominica Drive Kingston 5;
Tel. 929-4231/3; (residence) 18 Seaview
Avenue, Kingston 6.
Rupert Steadman Harvey, J.P., Customs
Broker, .Managing Director, Rupert S. Guthrie
Ltd., Gordips Developments Ltd., and Proprietor,
Steadys Auto supplies. Organizations:
Life Member and Senator, Jaycees International
(Junior Chamber); Chairman, Mount Royal
Co-op Society Ltd.; Executive Member, Customs
Brokers Association of Jamaica. Born:
Swift River, Portland, December 18,
1932; son of Victor Aubrey Guthrie, Merchant
Tailor and Selmore Rose-Guthrie, Furniture
Dealer (both decd). Educated: Calabar
Elementary School; Kingston Technical High
School; St. Georges College. Career:
Stock Clerk, L. A. Henriques in Bond
Warehouse 1952-60; Manager 1960-64; Started
own Business Enterprise in November 1964;
Elected Vice President, Jaycees of Jamaica
1973; Represented Jamaica at World Congress
in Nice, France 1973. Awards: Kingston
Jaycees of the Year 1972; Senator (Life
Member) of the Jaycees Organisations 1975;
The Prime Ministers Award 1983; Customs
Brokers Association of Jamaica Award (Life
Member) 1991; Kingston Technical High School
Past Student Special Award 1993. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Olivia Ennis,
September 27, 1969; 2 sons, 2 daughters.
Interests: Cricket, Tennis, Swimming,
Arts, Special Interest in people. Motto:
Live and let live, Work for what you
want. Address: (business) 27
Hagley Park Road, P.O. Box 7, Kingston 10;
(residence) 9 Oakdale, Norbrook, Kingston