John James, B.Sc.
Educator; Headmaster Campion College since
1977. Organizations: Member Board of
Governors Hillel Academy, Association of Science
Teachers of Jamaica, Jamaica Teachers
Association. Previously, Member of Archdiocesan
Advisory Council. Born: St. Mary,
Jamaica, November 12, 1937 son of David Hunter
MacKay, Manager Grays Inn Sugar Factory,
and Violet Elaine Miller-MacKay. Educated:
Campion Hall Preparatory School, St. Georges
College, University of the West Indies (Lond.).
Career: Teacher of Biology at St. Georges
College 13 years, Dean of Studies at Campion
College 1973-77. Denomination: Roman
Catholic. Married: Winsome Aileen Segree,
December 12, 1965; 1son, 1 daughter. Interests:
Swimming, Skin-Diving, Weight-Training,
Reading. Address: (business) Campion
College, 105 Old Hope Road, Kingston 6; (residence)
2 Edam Drive, Russell Heights, Kingston 8.
Judy Ann, Artist. Managing Director,
Colony Realty Co., Cross Roads Development
Co. Born: St. Andrew, Jamaica, December
3, 1945, daughter of Dudley G. Macmillan,
Businessman, and Vida J. Fullerton-Macmillan
(both decd). Educated: Wolmers
Girls School, Duncan of Jordanstone
College of Art, Dundee, Scotland. Career:
Eleven one-man shows starting with first
in 1966, last one being September 1987.
Group exhibitions, both
local and foreign. Participated in Caribbean
Focus Exhibition at Commonwealth Institute
in London 1986. Awards: Bronze Medal,
Festival Exhibition (1969), First Prize,
Annual National Exhibition, Institute of
Jamaica. Creative Works:
Numerous major group and solo exhibitions
in Jamaica, U.S.A. and Europe. Denomination:
Anglican. Children: 1 son. Interests:
Travelling, Swimming, Reading, Movies.
Address: (business) Macmillan Advertising
29 Old Hope Rd., Kingston 5. Tel.926-1796-8.
Robert Anthony, M.A.P; Advertising Executive.
Managing Director, MacMillan Advertising
Ltd., Colony Theatre Co. Ltd.; Director,
Colony Foods Ltd., Colony Realty Ltd., Eagle
Commercial Bank Ltd., Cross Roads Development
Co. Ltd., Tremaine Ltd. Organizations:
Vice President Advertising Agencies
Association of Jamaica, former Chairman
Salvation Army Advisory Board (Kingston),
former Secretary Caribbean Council of Advertising
Agencies, Advertising Agencies Assoc. Born:
St. Andrew, September 13, 1948, son
of Dudley G. MacMillan, Advertising Agent,
and Vida Fullerton-MacMillan(both dec'd).
Educated: Wolmers Boys
School; Miami Dade
Community College (Florida). Career:
Former Secretary, Caribbean Council
of Advertising Agencies Associations; Member
of Trans-Canada Advertising Network. Recieved
the highest honour of the Trans-Canada Advertising
Network 1987. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Carol Hyder, October 10,
1979; 2 sons. Interests: Motorcycling,
Reading. Club: Rotary Club of Kingston.
Address: (business) 29 Old Hope Road,
Kingston 5. Tel. 926-1796-8.
Aulous Fernando, O.D., F.C.A.,
F.C.C.A., F.A.I.A.; Chartered Accountant,
Senior Partner Aulous F. Madden & Co.
since 1972. Managing Director, L.O.G. Ltd.
and GLO Printers and Stationers Ltd., Chairman,
Christian Missions, Christian Publications,
Three Cs Company Ltd.; Director, Radio
Jamaica Ltd. Organizations: Senior
Lecturer/ Examiner in First Aid St.
Johns Ambulance Association, Vice-Chairman
Mavisville Prep. School Board, Member
Gideon International, Vice President Public
Accountancy Board, Elder Maranatha Gospel
Assembly; Member & one-time Vice President,
Treasurer and Hon. Secretary, PSOJ; First
President The Institute of Chartered Accountants
of the Caribbean, Member, International
Associate of the Institute of Certified
Public Accountants of Israel, Council member
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of
Jamaica, Chairman Board of Directors Christian
Missions, Member Parliamentary Integrity
Commission. Born: Kingston, Jamaica,
August 23, 1937, son of Noel Madden, Businessman,
and Daisy Whitelocke-Madden, Housewife.
Educated: St. Aloysius Primary, College
of Arts, Science and Technology, University
of the West Indies (Extra Mural Centre).
Career: Accounting Clerk/Bakery Supervisor
G.M. DaCosta & Company 1957-59,
Accounting Clerk/Office Manager D.
Henderson & Company Ltd. 1959-61, Accountant
Todds Engineering Company Ltd. 1961-62,
Accountant/Treasurer; Office Manager/Company
Secretary Jamaica Gypsum & Quarries
Ltd., 1962-75. Part-time Practice 1972-75.
Delegate 4th Jerusalem Conference on Accountancy,
Israel 1986; Leader of ICAJs Delegation,
XIII of World Congress of Accountants Tokyo,Japan
1987; Participant in Bi-Annual seminars
of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
of Jamaica since 1972; Participant/Panellist
seminars Institute of Certified Public Accountants
of USA since 1988; Delegate/Panellist conference
of Key Caribbean Finance Executives on Government
Accounting in USA,
Canada, Florida, 1989 & 1991. Awards:
Serving Brother of the Order of St.
John. Denomination: Christian Brethren.
Married: Joan M. Jarrett, June 5,
1965; 2 sons, 3 daughters. Interests:
Volley-Ball, Swimming, Walking, Table
Tennis. Address: (business) 6 Lockett
Avenue,Kingston 4, Tel. 922-1074, 922-1090-1;
(residence) 21 Temple Meads, Jacks Hill,
Dahlia Geraldine Lynch, O.D.; Parish
Council Secretary (retired). Organizations:
Chairman Trelawny Library Committee,
Friends of the Falmouth Hospital. Member
Hospitals (Montego Bay Region) Management
Board, Peoples Warden - Trelawny Parish
Church. Member Board of Management - William
Knibb High School, J.A.M.A.L. Zone Committee,
Trelawny Disaster Preparedness Committee,
Trelawny Cultural Development Committee.
Born: Montpelier, St. James, June
18, 1920, daughter of Alexander McCatty
Clarke, Station Master - J.G.R., and Caroline
Robertha Jones (nee) Lynch (both decd).
Educated: Montpelier Anglican Church
School, Montpelier Private High School,
Institute of Local Government (Birmingham).
Career: Civil Service - R.M. Courts
Department 1941-43, Local Government - Trelawny
Parish Council 1943-60, St. James Parish
Council 1960-78. Served as Member of Mills
Committee for reform of Local Government,
also on Committee appointed by Govt. to
make recommendations for the revison of
laws dealing with Land Sub-division. Represented
Government of Jamaica at International Conference
held at Cambridge University (U.K.), on
the subject of Training for Development
in Third World Countries 1962. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Dr. Victor
Simeon Magnus, September 13, 1971. Interests:
Reading, Gardening, Community service.
Address: 1 Park Lane, Falmouth P.O.;
Kenneth Eugene, B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D;
University Lecturer/ Chemist, Professor
of Applied Chemistry, U.W.I. since November
1987. Dean Faculty of Natural Sciences since
1985. Organizations: Chairman Paints
and Surface Coating Committee and Industrial
Chemicals Committee, Bureau of Standards,
Member Jamaica National Commission for U.N.E.S.C.O.,
Scientific Research Council, Association
of Science Teachers of Jamaica, Jamaica
Association of Scientists and Technologists,
Jamaica Association of Sugar Technologists.
Born: St. Andrew, Jamaica, November
27, 1927, son of Stanley E. Magnus, General
Manager Jamaica Railway Corporation, and
Kathleen W. Magnus (both decd). Educated:
Wolmers Boys School, University
of the West Indies. Career: Laboratory
Assistant Agriculutral Chemists Laboratory,
Government Dept. of Agriculture (Jamaica)
1945-49, Demonstrator Chemistry Dept.
Research Asst. Chem. Dept. (U.W.I.) 1953-54,
Junior Research Fellow Chem. Dept. (U.W.I.)
1954-57, Junior Research Fellow Chem. Dept.
University College of Swansea (Wales)
1957-58. Research Fellow Chem. Dept. (U.W.I.)
1958-62; Lecturer Dept. of Chemistry (U.W.I).
1962-68, Associate Dean Faculty of
Natural Sciences (U.W.I.) 1971-72, Technical
Director Scientific Research Council
Head Dept. of Chemistry, U.W.I. 1977-87.
Awards: Pelican Award Guild
of Graduates (University of the West Indies
1966), Centenary Medal - Institute of Jamaica
1979, Prime Ministers Award 1983,
Award for Science Education - Jamaica Society
of Scientists and Technologists 1985. Publications:
Several Articles, monographs and textbooks
Chemistry including: Some Jamaican
Herb Remedies are poisonous, with D.
Adams - Bulletin of the Scientific Research
Council, 1966, 6, 105. The Ortanique
Orange, with V. Nugent and C.V. Bent
(Tropical Science, 1967, 9, 182l) Foundations
of Chemistry - An Introductory Course
, Chemistry Dept. (U.W.l.) 1969, Pimento
Drying Caribbean Farming, 1972,
4, (1) 8; Organic Chemistry: An Introduction
Chemistry Dept. U.W.I.
1972, A Course in Applied Chemistry at
a Third World University, with B.A.
King and J. W. Smith Eur, J. Sci.
Edu., 1980, 2, 407. Denomination: Methodist.
Married: Isabel Crooks; 1 daughter.
Interests: Gardening, Reading. Address:
(business) Dept. of Chemistry, University
of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7; (residence)
65 Hope Boulevard, Kingston 6.
Joseph M., Industrialist. Director
West Indies Synthetics Ltd. since 1965.
Director Mahfoods Commercial Ltd.,
M.C.L. Cash & Carry Ltd., F.S.J.R. Ltd.,
Trading Limited, Zenith Insurance Brokers,
Chairman St. Catherine Redevelopment Co.
Ltd. Organizations: Member Stamp
Advisory Committee, Treasurer P.W.D. Gun
and Sporting Club, Chairman Millsborough
Maintenance Limited. Born: St. Andrew,
Jamaica, November 11, 1942, son of the late
Saleem F. Mahfood, Businessman, and Evelyn
H. Chammas-Mahfood. Educated: St.
Georges College, McGill University.
Career: Salesman Mahfoods Commercial
Ltd. 1962-63, Managing Director Bonanza
Ltd. 1963-64, PreparedStudy on Artificial
Tyre Reef, for Ministry of Agriculture.
Designed Stamps for Jamaica (Sir Rowland
Hill Issue 1979) , (Marine Issue) 1981.
Denomination: Roman Catholic. Married:
Laurie E. Teleford, December 5, 1964;
1 son, 3 daughters. Interests: Scuba
diving, Philately, Underwater photography,
Squash. Clubs: P.W.D. Gun and Sporting,
Jamaica Sub Aqua, Jamaica Philatelic Society.
Address: (business) P.O. Box 260,
Kingston 8; (residence) P.O. Box 260, Kingston
Sam, Company Executive. Chairman West
Indies Synthetics Company since 1964. Director
of Trading - Wisynco Trading Ltd.; Wisynco
Lands Ltd; Gator Ltd. Organizations:
Past President - Private Sector Organization
of Jamaica (P.S.O.J.). Born: Kingston,
Jamaica, May 6, 1940, son of Saleem Mahfood,
Merchant, and Evelyn Mahfood, Housewife.
Educated: Campion Hall, St. Georges
College and Assumption. Married: Rose
Marie Khouri, June 17, 1962, 2 sons, 1 daughter.
Denomination: Roman Catholic. Interests:
Fishing, Shooting, Bridge. Clubs:
Liguanea, Constant Spring. Address:
(business) P.O. Box 69, Spanish Town; (residence)
P.O. Box 90, Kingston 8.
Winston Harry, C.D., J.P., B.Sc.; Businessman.
Chief Executive Officer and Director
C.M.P. Industries Limited and subsidiary
companies since 1969. Born: Kingston,
Jamaica, June 28, 1926, son of the late
Rizk Mahfood and Asma Zacca-Mahfood. Educated:
Jamaica College, Massachussetts Institute
of Technology. Career: Industrial
Engineer, Jamaica Industrial Development
Corporation 1952-54, Managing Director,
C.M.P. Metal Products 1954-69, Director
and Past President, Ja. Manufacturers
Associaton 1974-75 & 1976-81. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Joy Younis,
October 30, 1971; 3 sons, 1 daughter. Interests:
Travel, Golf, Tennis, Bridge,
Reading. Clubs: Caymanas Golf and
Country, Liguanea, Jamaica. Address:
(business) C.M.P. Industries Limited, 237
Marcus Garvey Drive, Kingston 11. Tel. 923-6634-9;
(residence) 12 Norbrook Road, Kingston 8.
Celli, Executive Creative Director
N.C.M. Advertising Ltd. Director Sheer Genius
Ltd. Born: Kingston, son
of the late Harold Mahwingkee and Edythe
Hendrickson-Mahwingkee. Educated: St.
Georges College 1942-50. Career:
McCann Erikson Art & Publicity 1952-54,
Advertising Manager B.O.A.C., B.W.I.A.
(Trinidad and Caribbean) 1954-59, Creative
Director Caplin Advertising Ltd.
(London) 1960-64, Chairman Cemel Design
& Associate Companies (London) 1964-74.
Denomination: Anglican. Interests:
Tennis, Cricket. Clubs: Liguanea,
Kingston Cricket, Surrey Cricket (England).
Address: (business) NCM House, 3
West Kings House Road, Kingston 10. Tel.
Lynda, LL.B., Certificate of Legal Education,
Certificate of Merit, Norman Manley Law
School. Attorney -at-Law. Partner, Myers
Fletcher & Gordon since 1987. Organisations:
Director, Kingston Restoration Co. Ltd.,
Sigma Unit Trust Managers Ltd., Sigma Investment
Management Systems Ltd., Jamaica Broadcasting
Corporation. Born: St. Andrew, April
3, 1955 daughter of Alvin Mair, Businessman
and Irma Mair, Accountant. Career:
Myers Fletcher & Gordon 1979 to present.
Denomination: Roman Catholic. Interests:
Gardening, Reading, Cooking, Politics. Address:
(business) 21 East Street, Kingston.
Raymond St. Aubyn, Insurance Executive;
General Manager American Home Assurance
Co.since 1989. Director, American International
Underwriters (Ja.) Ltd. Organizations:
Insurance Institute of Jamaica; Member,
Jamaica Association of General Insurance
Companies. Born: Savanna-la-Mar,
Westmoreland, May 25, 1935; son of Stanley
Winston Mair, Auctioneer, and Cynthia Norton
Mair, Nurse/Administrator (both decd).
Educated: Kingston College; College
of Arts, Science & Technology. Career:
General Post Office 1954-55; Assistant
to the Freight Agent, United Fruit Jamaica
Co. 1955-56; Executive Assistant, Jamaica
Co-op Fire and General Insurance Company
Ltd. 1966-73; Managing Director, American
International Underwriters (Ja.) Ltd. 1973-88.
Publications: Poetry Focus;
The New Voices, Trinidad. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Herma Antoinette
Levien, August 15, 1964; 2 sons, 1 daughter.
Interests: Tennis, Squash, Table
Tennis, Cricket, Reading, Writing, Spectator
Sports in general, Listening to Music, Theatre.
Clubs: Kingston Cricket, Liguanea,
Constant Spring Golf. Address: (business)
American Home Assurance Company, 25 Dominica
Drive, Kingston 5; Tel 926-2074; 929-2795;
929-3525; (residence) Lot 6, 14 Broadway
William Montague, B.A. Hons. (Econ.),
Company Director. Managing Director, Tropicana
Holdings Ltd. and subsidiaries since 1987.
Director, Sugar Manufacturing Corporation
of Jamaica Ltd., Helitours (Ja) Ltd., Caribbean
Pacific Alcohol Co. Ltd. Organizations:
Management Committee, Sugar Producers Federation
of Jamaica, Director, American Chamber of
Commerce of Jamaica, Member, Young Presidents
Association, Jamaica Association of Sugar
Technologists, Trustee, Caribbean Latin
American Action (Washington D.C. USA). Born:
Seattle Washington, USA, June 30, 1959,
son of the late Robert Maloney, Mortgage
Banker, and Janis Cooper Maloney, Travel
Consultant. Educated: Seattle Prep.;
University of San Diego. Career:
Continental Corporation 1981-84; Tropicana
International Ltd. 1984-87; Awards:
US Congressional Scholar 1976. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Theresa
Mary Issa, January 9, 1981; 1 son, 1 daughter.
Interests: Tennis, Basketball. Clubs:
Liguanea, Jamaica. Address: (business)
8 Garelli Avenue, Kingston 10; (residence)
7 Salisbury Avenue, Kingston 6.
Bertram Mathias, J.P. since 1983. Born:
Swift River, Portland, July 17, 1922,
son of Cecil Manahan, Farmer and Musician,
and Adina Mason, Housewife. Educated:
Bennetts Correspondence College.
Career: Farmer, Haulage Contractor;
former Mayor of Portland . Award:
Prime Ministers Award for Social Work.
Married: Lurline Elmena Barrett May
19, 1970; 5 sons, 2 daughters. Denomination:
Cricket, Boxing. Address: (residence)
Swift River P.O., Portland.
Huntley G, B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.; Economist.
President Data Resource Systems International
Ltd. since 1981. Director Victoria Mutual
Building Society, Jamaica Unit Trust. Island
Victoria Bank, Fidelity Finance Merchant
Bank, Chairman, National Development Bank,
Premier Coffee Trading Co, Alpha Financial
Services. Organizations: Member American
Economic Association. Born: Mavis
Bank, Jamaica, May 12, 1938, son
of Joscelyn Manhertz, Businesman and Farmer,
and Elsie Raglan-Manhertz (decd).
Educated: Dinthill High School, Jamaica
School of Agriculture, North Carolina and
Rutgers Universities. Career: Assistant
Professor University of Pittsburgh
1966-70, Senior Research Fellow and Lecturer
U.W.I. 1970-77, General Manager
National Savings Committee 1971-78, Deputy
Financial Secretary 1978-81. Awards:
Silver Medal - International Savings
Banks Institute 1980. Publications: An
Exploratory Econometric Model of Jamaica
- Social and Economic Studies, I.S.E.R.
(University of the West Indies), June 1971,
The Savings Process and Capital Formation
Caribbean Capital Markets Symposium,
Vol. 2, Bank of Jamaica, Kingston, May 1972,
The Mobilisation and Allocation of Savings
- Proceedings of the Seminar on Savings
in Jamaica, National Savings Committee,
Sept. 1973. The Price Determination Process
in a Small Open Economy The Jamaican
Experience, in Inflation in the
Caribbean, Institute of Social and
Economic Research (University of the West
Indies) 1977, Savings Behaviour in the
Rural Sector The Jamaican Experience
Savings and Development, Finafrica,
Quarterly Review No. 2, 1979 (University
of Milan), The Mobilisation of Credit
for Agricultural Development A Jamaican
perspective, U.N. International Symposium
on the Mobilisation of Personal Savings
in Developing Countries (Kingston, Jamaica),
1980. Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Yvonne DeFlorimonte, 1964; 2 sons. Interests:
Soccer, Hiking, Reading. Address:
7 Oxford Park Avenue, Kingston 5. Tel. 92-66795.
The Right Hon. Michael Norman, P.C.,
B.Sc. (Econ), LL.D. (Hon.), Politician,
Unionist, Journalist; Manley & Manley
Consultants Ltd. Born: Kingston,
Jamaica, December 10, 1924, son of Norman
Washington Manley, National Hero and Edna
Swithen Bant, Artist (both decd).
Educated: Jamaica College, London
School of Economics. Career: Trade
Unionist. President, National Workers Union,
Member of Parliament for Central Kingston
1967-83 and East Kingston and Port Royal
1989-92. President, Peoples National
Party 1969-92. Prime Minister of Jamaica
1972-80 and 1989-92. Awards: Order
of Merit, Hon. Doctor of Laws, Rt. Honourable.
Denomination: Methodist. Married:
Patricia Glynn Jones April 12, 1992,
two sons, three daughters (previous marriages).
Club: Kingston Cricket. Address:
52-60 Grenada Crescent; Tel: 929-5125.
Middleton Desmond Fleming, Retired Civil
Servant. Organizations: Masonic Order.
Born: Spanish Town, St. Catherine,
October 12, 1929, son of Harold Desmond
March, Mechanic, and Gladys March (both
decd). Educated: Kingston Technical
High School. Career: Temporary Clerk
Trustee in Bankruptcy, Temporary Clerk,
Third Class Clerk Colonial Secretarys
Office 1951-58; Clerical Officer I Establishment
Branch Ministry of Finance 1958-62.
Administrative Officer II Municipal
and Parish Councils Services Commissions
1962-65, Administrative Officer I
Office of the Services Commissions 1965-68,
Secretary Municipal and Parish Councils
Services Commissions 1968-73, Assistant
Under Secretary - Ministry of Agriculture
1973, Under Secretary Ministry of Local
Government 1975-81, Director II 1981; Director
II (S.M.G. II) Ministry of Labour
and the Public Service 1981-82, Director
II (S.M.G. III) 1982-84; Acting Permanent
Secretary (E.M.G. I) Ministry of National
Security and Justice 1984. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Apolenia Demetrius,
October 12, 1957; 2 sons, 1 daughter. Interests:
Reading. Address: (residence)
Toucan Close, Kingston 8
Donald Jerome, Commissioned Land Surveyor;
Principal, Donald J. Marks, Commissioned
Surveyors since 1969. Past President, Land
Surveyors Association of Jamaica. Born:
Montego Bay, February 20, 1935; son
of Albert Marks retired Businessman, and
Mary Nicholson, Housewife. Educated:
Montego Bay Boys School; St. James
High School; Excelsior High School; Articled
Studentship to Director of Surveys. Career:
Civil Servant 1954-66; Company Surveyor
to Jamaica Public Service Co. Ltd. 1966-69;
Private Practice 1969; Farmer since 1976.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Pansy Joyce Sylvester, August 1957;
2 sons, 2 daughters. Interests: Farming,
Reading, Listening to Classical Music. Address:
(business) 4 Altamont Terrace, Kingston
5; Tel. 929-6016; (residence)4B Widcombe
Road, Kingston 6. Tel: 977-4960.
Louis Keith Maurice, Writer/Broadcaster.
Member Performing Right Society, Jamaica
Federation of Musician. Born: St.
Andrew, Jamaica, May 22, 1935, son of the
late Egbert Marriott, Builder, and Edna
Irene Thompson-Marriott. Educated: Jamaica
College. Career: Editor Public Opinion
1960-62, Assistant Public Relations Officer
Ninth Central American and Caribbean
Games (Kingston) 1962, Press Officer
1st Jamaica Festival 1963, Deputy Editor
of Publications Commonwealth Parliamentary
Association (C.P.A.) General Council (London)
1965-70, B.B.C. Radio Producer 1970-71,
Director Jamaica Independence Festival (London)
1972, Press Secretary to Prime Minister
of Jamaica 1973 and 1979-80, Assistant Director
National Literacy Programme Communications
1973-74, Director-General Information Incorporated
1974-76, Chief Organizer Food and
Drink 75 Exhibition (National Arena)
July 1975, Director Publications and Advertising
Agency for Public Information 1976-79. Publications:
Has written and produced radio programmes
which have been broadcast throughout the
English-speaking world. Author of syndicated
articles appearing in some 200 English-Language
newspapers and magazines throughout the
world. Has written and directed for stage
Public Mischief 1957, The Shepherd
1960 Phineas McUmbridge 1961, The
Bathing of Reuben 1963, A Pack of
Jokers 1978, More Jokers 1980,
The New Jokers 1981, Playboy 1981,
Pressure 1982, Office Chase 1982,
How to Make Money 1983, Singer
Man 1984, Bedward 1984, Women
1984, and Lovey 1985.,The Adventure
of Charlie Greenhorne 1991, Funny
Biz Niz 1992. Has been performing the
one-man show Over the Years since
November 1985. Co-wrote One Stop Driver
1988 and Last of the Jokers 1988.
Has written and produced numerous radio
and television plays and documentary broadcast
and films. Wrote The University of Brixton
radio drama series for BBC English by Radio
1970-71; Lectured widely in Britain on Commonwealth
and Caribbean affairs 1965-72. Was Consultant/Advisor
for several C.P.A. conferences in Caribbean
and West Africa 1967-70.
Married: Nadine Amelia Lazarus, July
23, 1964; 2 daughters. Interests:
Sports, the Arts. Address: 2B Derrymore
Road, Kingston 10. Tel. 968-3247/926-1384.
Hon Robert Alfonso, Businessman; Director
Calypso Rafting Company Ltd., Suburban
Construction Co. Ltd., Bobmar Construction
Co. Ltd. Born: Claremont, St. Ann,
August 2, 1941, son of Donald Lester Marsh
and Beatrice Bingham-Marsh. Educated:
Exchange Primary School, St. Georges
College. Career: Radio Operator
Cable and Wireless 1959-61, Computer Programmer
Hentz & Co. (Wall Street) 1963-66,
Communications Department United
Nations 1967-70. Denomination: Roman
Catholic. Married: Millicent Edwards,
January 13, 1965; 2 daughters. Interests:
Scuba diving, Deep-sea fishing, Soccer,
Cricket. Address: (business) P.O.
Box 54, Ocho Rios. Tel. 974-2527; (residence)
White River, P.O. Box 54, Ocho Rios.
Edith Geraldine (Jean), C.D., B.A.,
M.A., Ed.D., Diploma and Higher Diploma
in Education; Teacher. Organizations:
Founding Member Phi Delta Kappa
Springs Chapter), Board Member J.A.M.A.L.
Foundation, Project Analysis and Monitoring
Company. Vice-President Corporate
Area Federation of Seventh Day Adventist
Welfare Societies. Born: Darliston,
Westmoreland, June 16, 1930, daughter of
Beresford Charles Mullings, Businessman,
and Hannah Irene Lumley-Mullings, Housewife.
Educated: St. Johns Infant
School, Beaufort and Enfield Primary Schools,
Private Tuition, West Indies College, University
of the West Indies, Oxford University, Andrews
University (Michigan, U.S.A.). Career:
Teacher Kingsway High School 1946-53,
Acting Principal Bahamas Academy
1957-58, Administrative Officer Clerk
to the Privy Council, Governors Secretarys
Office 1958-61. Budget Analyst and Administrative
Officer 1961-74, Ministry of Finance/Ministry
of Agriculture, Teacher Montego Bay High
School 1967-68, Substitute Teacher (Michigan,
U.S.A.) 1975-77, Educational Projects Co-ordinator
Ministry of Education 1978-80, Deputy
Financial Secretary Ministry of Finance
1981-86; Permanent Secretary, Ministry of
the Public Service 1986-89.Permanent
Secretary Ministry of Development, Production
and Planning 1989-. Denomination: Seventh-Day
Adventist. Married: Alton Brandis
Marshalleck, January 12, 1964; 1 son, 1
daughter. Interests: Reading, Child
rearing, Youth activities, Social work,
Boating, Music, Cooking. Address:
(residence) 22 Palmetto Avenue, Kingston
Guy Murcott, B.Sc.E.E.; Engineer. Vice
President Manufacturing, ICD since January
1992. Chairman Hofab Manufacturing Company
Ltd., P.A. Benjamin Ltd., Butterkist Ltd.
Director ICD Group, Redimix Ltd.,Tropicair
Ltd, Serge Island Dairies Ltd., Commercial
Systems Ltd., Multicare Foundation,
St. Patricks Foundation, The Priory
School. Organizations: Director,
Jamaica Manufacturers Association,
Member, PSOJ Economic Policy Committee,
Trade Facilitation Board and Garment Council.
Born: Kingston, Jamaica November
5, 1958; son of the late Robert Martin,
Businessman, and Nora Martin, Businesswoman.
Educated: The Priory School; New
Jersey Institute of Technology. Career:
Technical Sales Representative, Deryck
A. Gibson Ltd. 1981; Manager, Wisynco 1983;
Operations Manager, Jamaica Fresh Produce
Ltd. 1985; Group General Manager, C.M. Associates
Ltd. 1985-90; Managing Director, Hofab Manufacturing
Co. Ltd. 1990-91. Awards: Electrical
Engineering Honours Society in University.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Bridget OBrien, June 1985; 1 son,
1 daughter. Interests: Water Skiing,
Tennis, Mountain Biking. Address: (business)
ICD 7-9 Harbour Street, Kingston. Tel. 922-6670-9;
(residence) 4 Ridge Way, Kingston 6.
L. Emile, J.P, M.B.I.M., F.B.I.M.,
Publisher/Writer. Managing Director Unlimited
Exposures Ltd. since 1986. Organizations:
Chairman Doctors Cave Bathing Club, Member
Board of Governors Mt. Alvernia High School.
Born: Kingston, Jamaica, son of Christophe
Louis Martin and Sylvia Maud deSouza-Martin
(both decd). Educated: Blake
Preparatory; St. Georges College,
Munro College. Career: Manager, Martins
Tours & Travel Service 1950-57;
Manager, Montego Bay Northcoast Area 1957-66;
Vice President, Martins Jamaica 1966-71;
Vice President American Express Division
1971-84; Project Manager, Unlimited Exposures
Ltd. 1984-86. Awards: American Express
Card Division Award for Excellence in salesmanship
1971, for Outstanding sales achievement
Western Caribbean 1977; Paul Harris Fellow,
Rotary Club of Montego Bay for outstanding
service to the club; Certificate of appreciation,
Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce in recognition
of distinguished service. Chief Publications:
City of Montego Bay, Dining out
in Jamaica, Rotary Review,
Diocese of Montego Bay, St. James Parish
Church & Its Missions, Reflections on
Jamaicas Tourism, Jamaicas Churches.
Denomination: Roman Catholic.
Married: Joan Pinkie
Wong-Ken, April 28, 1956; 2 daughters. Interests:
Gardening, Music, Reading, Swimming. Club:
Rotary Club Montego Bay - President 1967-68.
Address: (business) 40 Union Street,
Montego Bay, St James. Tel. 952-4506; (residence)
The Chalet, Bogue, Montego Bay,
St. James. Tel. 952-1276.
Norman Geoffrey, Chairman and Managing
Director K.I.W. Group of Companies
since 1972, including Orbit Industries
Ltd. Wire Fabrics Ltd., Jamaica Electroplating
Co. Ltd., Kingston Metal Products Ltd.,
Builders Metal Hardware Ltd., Durable
Products Ltd., K.I.W. Hardware Ltd. Chairman
JamaicaRailway Corporation Hardware Bulk
Purchasers Ltd. Organizations: Member
Jamaica Manufacturers Association.
Born: London, England, December 12,
1926, son of Norman William Martin. Educated:
Raynes Park Grammar School. Career:
Executive Trainee, Subsidiary Allied
Navy 1944-47, Assistant Agent Matthew
Hall in Jamaica 1950-58, General Manager
K.I.W. Group of Companies 1951-72.
Denomination: Church of England.
Married: Myrna Patricia Toyloy, May
19, 1978, 3 sons, 1 daughter. Interests:
Chess, Dancing, Tennis, Snooker. Club:
Liguanea. Address: 2 Ashenheim
Road, Kingston 11. Tel. 923-4089.
Ruby Elizabeth, J.P.; Social Worker,
Business Manager, Doctors Office.
Past Director National Chorale, Fashion
Awards Academy. Organizations: Honorary
Member - Inner Wheel Club (St. Andrew Chapter),
Life Member - Jamaica Horticultural Society
and Cancer Society, Member, Jamaica Orchid
Society. Board of Directors - Allsides Workshop,
Jamaica Womens League, Director &
Chairman, Fund Raising, Ward Theatre Foundation,
Chairman, Maxfield Park Childrens
Home, Director, Foundnation for Children.
Born: Port Antonio, Portland, November
18, 1936, daughter of Richard Alfred Williams
and Margaret Barosa Williams, Housewife.
Educated: St. Anthonys Academy,
Titchfield High School, Fitz Henleys
Commercial College. Career: Bank
of Nova Scotia (Kingston, Jamaica), Imperial
College of Science and Technology (London),
Trinidad Guardian (Port-of-Spain, Trinidad),
Macleods Ltd., (Winnipeg, Canada), Barclays
Bank (Kingston, Jamaica). Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Dr.
John A. Martin (decd)
1970; 1 son, 1 daughter (previous marriage).
Interests: Gardening, Ikebana (Ohara
School), Tennis, Badminton, Music, Golf,
Cricket. Address: P.O.Box 300, Kingston
Brian Ross, Cert. (Mgmt. Studies.),
M.J.I.M., F.L.M.I., L.O.M.A (U.S.A.), Businessman/Consultant
on information systems. Director, Marketing
& Customer Support Dataprox Management
& Information Systms Ltd. since 1990.
Director, Caricom Information Systems Consultants
Ltd., Dataprox Group Ltd., Empire Finance
and Investment Ltd. Organizations:
Jamaica Institute of Directors, J.C.C.,
P.S.O.J., Auditors Association of Jamaica,
F.L.M.I. Institute of Jamaica. Born:
St. Andrew, Jamaica, son of the late George
Mason, Accountant and Agnes Mason, Retired
Teacher/Housewife. Educated: University
of the West Indies. Career: Computer
Operator, Ministry of Finance 1973-74; Programmer,
Operation Supervisor, Desnoes & Geddes
Ltd 1974-78; Systems Analyst, System Manager,
CALICO 1978-82; Director Technical
Services Dataprox Computer System Ltd. 1981-90.Denomination:
Baptist. Married: Kay Denton July
14, 1985, 2 sons. Interests: Cricket,
reading. Club: Kiwanis Club of North
St Andrew. Address: (business) 5
Old Stony Hill Road, Kingston 8. (residence)
76 Haining Cresent, Kingston 5.
Aaron Joseph, LL.B. (Hons.) Business
Executive and Company Director. Deputy Chairman
- I.C.D. Group of Companies. Honorary Chairman
Institute of Management & Production.
Co-Founder/Chairman Commodity Service Co.
Ltd. Director Jamaica Manufacturer Association
Ltd. Organizations: Member United Congregation
of Israelites, Mason (Sussex Lodge 554,
P.M. 1960); Chairman Cultural Heritage Fund
& Council, Member Institute of Jamaica,
President Caribbean Resources Development
Foundation, Chairman The Edna Manley Foundation,
The Cultural Heritage Fund, First Vice Chairman
The Council of the Institute of Jamaica.
Born: St. Andrew, Jamaica, October
30, 1919, son of Joseph Matalon, Merchant,
and Florizel Henriques-Matalon (both decd).
Educated: Jamaica College. Career:
Sales Clerk, Justin McCarthy 1933-36; Salesman
1936-40; Assistant Manager 1940-44, Manager
1944-47 Matalon & Company; President,
Jamaica Manufacturers Association1953-57,
1960-65; President Caribbean Association
of Industry and Commerce 1972-74; Co-Founder/Director
West Indies Home Contractors Ltd 1959; Chairman,
Things Jamaica Ltd 1964-73; Foundation Director/Deputy
Chairman, ICD 1966; Chairman, Advisory Committee
University Management Studies Programme
1970-80; Chairman University Appointments
Placement Board 1970-80;
President and Chief Executive Officer Industrial
Commercial Development Ltd. 1975-84.
Religion: Jewish. Married: Marjorie
deMercado January 21, 1945; 1 son,
daughters. Interests: Fishing, Gardening.
Club: Kingston Cricket. Address:
Harbour Street, Kingston. Tel. 922-6670.
Hon. Isaac Joseph, J.P.; Farmer, Company
Director. Director Industrial Commercial
Developments Ltd, Caribbean Brush Company
Limited, Stanton Estates Limited, Developments
Limited. Director and Chairman - Serge Island
Dairies Limited. Organizations: St.
Thomas Lodge E.C., Jamaica Legion (St. Thomas
Branch). Born: Kingston, December
30, 1916; son of the late Joseph Isaac Matalon,
Merchant, and Florizel Henriques-Matalon.
Educated: Jamaica College, Munro
College, American University of Beirut.
Career: British Army, retiring with
the Rank of Acting Major (General List)
1939-46; Director Seprod Limited, Jamaica
Feeds Limited, Jamaica Detergent Limited,
Jamaica Grains and Cereal Caribbean Products
Limited 1952-86. Member St. Thomas Parish
Council 1960-64, Member of the Senate 1967-72,
Chairman Seprod Limited, Director Commodity
Service Company Limited 1974-86.
Former Custos Rotulorum for the Parish of
St. Thomas. Religion: Jewish. Married:
Evelyn Patricia Mordecai, August 29,
1946; 1 son, 3 daughters. Interests:
Fishing. Club: Kingston Cricket.
Address: (business) Caribbean Brush
Company Limited, P.O. Box 53, Morant Bay
P.O., St. Thomas. Tel. 982-2314;
(residence) Stanton, P.O. Box 65, Morant
Eli Joseph, O.J.; Former Executive Chairman,
P.C.J. since February 1989. Ambassador at
Large, Office of the Prime Minister. Born:
Jamaica, January 9, 1924; son of Joseph
Matalon and Florizel Matalon (both decd).
Educated: Kingston College. Career:
F/O Pilot, RCAF - 6th Group Bomber Command;
Mayor, K.S.A.C.; Minister of Education;
Minister of National Security & Justice.
Awards: Order of Jamaica.1975. Religion:
Jewish. Married: Hilary Surridge,
March 14, 1950, 3 sons, 2 daughters. Interests:
Boating. Address: (business)
7 Harbour Street, Kingston.
Joseph Arthur, B.A. (Econ); Company
Director. Managing Director - West Indies
Home Contractors Limited since 1980. Chairman,
Metropolitan Parks & Markets, Ja. Developers
Association. Director, Industrial Commercial
Developments Limited, Prime Life Assurance
Co., Matlaw Construction Limited, Matlaw-Kerr
Developers, Construction & Dredging,
Kingston Restoration Co., Kings House
Foundation and Orange Park Foundation. Born:
Kingston, December 14, 1945, son of
Aaron J. Matalon, Company Director, and
Marjorie Matalon. Educated: Jamaica
College, Brandeis University (Massachusetts).
Religion: Jewish. Married Patricia
Jutan, April 29, 1989; 1 daughter (previous
marriage). Interests: Boating, Sport
fishing, Reading, Orchids. Club: Kingston
Cricket. Address: (business) 7-9
Harbour Street, Kingston. Tel. 922-6670.
Joseph Mayer, B.Sc. (Hons.) Econ. Business
Executive, Financial Analyst, Company Director
since 1983. Presently Executive Vice-President
of the ICD Group of Companies. Chairman,
Industrial Finance Holdings Ltd. and British
Caribbean Insurance Co. Ltd.,Director, Commodity
Service Co. Ltd., the Matalon Family Investments
Holding Company, ICD Group and all its subsidiaries,
The Bank of Nova Scotia Jamaica Ltd., Scotiabank
Jamaica Trust & Merchant Bank Ltd.,
Telecommunications of Jamaica (an
affiliate of Cable & Wireless PLC),
The Gleaner Co. Ltd., the Institute of Management
and Production. Trustee of the Pension Funds
for ICD, Telecommunications of Jamaica and
Bank of Nova Scoita Ja. Ltd. Member of the
Investment Committee of the University of
the West Indies. Organizations: Former
Vice-President, Private Sector Organization
of Jamaica. Born: Kingston, March
13, 1959, son of Mayer Matalon, Company
Director, and Sarita Matalon, Housewife.
Educated: Campion College; Dean Close
School (Cheltenham, U.K.);London
School of Economics. Career: Financial
Controller, Imported Products Division,
Aluminium Company of America, Droitwich
(England) 1980-81; Financial Analyst (Brazilian
Operation), Aluminium Company of America,
Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania) 1981-83; Vice-
President, Finance ICD Group of Companies
1986-90. Religion: Jewish. Married:
Tracey Melhado. 1 son, 1 daughter Interests:
Horse-back Riding, Music, Reading. Club:
Liguanea. Address: (business)
7-9 Harbour Street, Kingston. Tel. 922-6670-9;
(residence) 15 Hyperion Avenue, Kingston
Hon. Mayer Michael, O.J.; Company Director.
Chairman Industrial Commercial Developments
Ltd., Telecommunications of Jamaica Ltd.,
National Investment Bank of Jamaica. Director
P.A. Benjamin Company Ltd., Caribbean Brush
Company Ltd., Development Properties Ltd.
Chairman Facey Commodity Company Ltd., G.I.
Industries Ltd., Home Appliances Finance
Corp., Industrial Commercial Developments
(Trinidad), Painters & Decorators Ltd.,
Redimix Concrete Ltd., Tropicair Jalousies
Ltd., Consolidated Appliances Ltd., Bank
of Nova Scotia (Ja.), Western Terminals
Ltd., Sceptre Trust Ltd., Jamaica National
Mortgage Association Ltd. Served as Ambassador
for Special Missions (Jamaica). Organizations:
Master Mason, Sussex Lodge, West Indian
Committee (London), Jamaica Race Horse Owners
Association, United Congregation of Israelities.
Born: Kingston, March 3, 1922, son
of the late Joseph Matalon and Florizel
Madge Henriques-Matalon Educated: Jamaica
College. Religion: Jewish. Married:
Sarita; 1 son, 4 daughters.
Clubs: Liguanea, Kingston Cricket, Jockey.
Address: (business) 7-9 Harbour Street,
Kingston; (residence) 12 Long Lane, Kingston
Owen Joseph, Mechanical Engineer, Company
Director. Director Redimix Concrete Ltd.
Director Industrial Commercial Developments
Ltd., Construction and Dredging Ltd. Portmore
Land Development Ltd. Commodity Service
Co. (Ja.) Ltd., W.I. Home Contractors Ltd.,
Foreshore Successors Ltd., Jamaica National
Mortgage Association Ltd. Born: Kingston,
March 28, 1930, son of the late Joseph Matalon,
Merchant, and Florizel Henriques-Matalon.
Educated: Munro College, Jamaica
College. Career: Has been involved
in family business since 1948. Religion:
Jewish. Married: Esperanza Fisher,
March 20, 1955, 2 sons, 1 daughter. Interests:
Boating, Fishing. Address: (business)
7-9 Harbour Street, Kingston. Tel. 922-6670;
(residence) 19 Beverly Drive, Kingston 8.
Paul Richard, B.Sc.; Company Executive.
Director, Industrial Commercial Developments
Limited and Avis Rent-a-Car, Born: November
24, 1951, son of Eli Matalon and Hillary
Matalon, Housewife. Educated: Kingston
College, Vanderbilt University. Career:
Operations Manager, Managing Director
Redimix Concrete Limited. Religion:
Jewish . Married: Michele
Plant; 1 son, 1 daughter. Interests:
Fishing, Bird shooting. Clubs: Monymusk
Gun, Jamaica Gun, Jackson Bay Gun and Fishing,
P.W.D. Gun and Sporting. Address:
(business) Industrial Commercial Development
Limited, 7-9 Harbour Street, Kingston.Tel.
Vernon Carl, Company Director. President
Industrial Commercial Developments Limited,
Chairman Tropicair Jalousies Limited; Director
United Motors Limited, Commodity Service
Company Limited, Western Storage Limited,
Hofab LImited, P.A. Benjamin Company Limited,
G.I. Industries Limited. Born: July 16,
son of the late Joseph Matalon and Florizel
Madge Henriques-Matalon. Educated: Munro
College. Religion: Jewish. Married:
Barbara Ann Kerr, March 25, 1962; 4
daughters. Interests: Horse-racing,
Shooting, Fishing. Clubs: Caymanas
Golf, Jockey, Constant Spring Golf, Jamaica
Skeet. Address: (business) 7-9 Harbour
Street, Kingston. Tel. 922-6670; (residence)
12 1/2 Long Lane, Kingston 8.
Vincent Clayton, O.D., F. Inst. D.;
Journalist, Company Director. President,
Montrose Laboratories Ltd. and Montrose
Corporate Consultations Ltd. (Consultant
to Sterling Drug International Ltd, Windsor
Laboratories Ltd., etc.). President, Caribbean
Confederation of Shippers Councils;
Chairman, Jamaica Shippers Council;
Director, Jamaica Manufacturers Association
and Chairman of its Chemical, Pharmaceuticals
& Cosmetics Group; Jamaica/Western New
York Partners, Fairshare Ltd. (Coconut Park),
Bel Carina Ltd. Organizations: Past
President Jamaica Red Cross Society and
Member of its Central Committee; Chairman,
Hyacinth Lightbourne Visiting Nursing Service,
Farquharson Institute of Public Affairs;
Rental Support Group (KPH and UHWI); Past
Master, Friendly Lodge No. 239 (E.C.). Born:
Kingston, September 2, 1932, son of
the late V.F.M. McIntosh, Civil Servant,
and Mrs. E.M.N. Nelson. Educated: St.
Francis School; Kingston Technical High
School; Private Tuition. Career: Former
Director and Deputy General Manager,
Sterling Drug International/Winthrop Pharmaceuticals
- Jamaica; For many years Assistant to Publisher
of West Indian Sportsman; wrote and
voiced 30-minute radio programme Sportslife
and a 5-minute programme Sportsgreats
(produced by Alan Keyes) - broadcast on
R.J.R. and J.B.C. Denomination: Roman
Catholic. Married: Paulette A. Davis,
June 1969, 2 daughters. Clubs: Liguanea,
Constant Spring Golf, Rotary of Kingston,
Jamaica. Address: (business) 1D-1E Braemar
Avenue, P.O. Box 28, Kingston 5.
Oswald Canute, F.I. Struct.E., M.J.I.E.;
Assoc. of Consulting Eng.; Structural Engineer;
Partner/Director, Mattis Demain Beckford
& Assoc. Ltd. since 1969. Organizations:
Representative, Institute of Structural
Engineers (Jamaica). Born: Kingston,
Jamaica June 8, 1930; son of the late Gethirum
Huskin Mattis, Machinist, and Linda Victoria,
Housewife. Education: Kingston Technical
High School; Westminster Technical College
(Lon.); Brixton School of Building. Career:
Structural Engineer, Tad Smith Ltd.
1950-58; Norman & Dawbarn (U.K.) 1956-57;
H.L. Waterman & Partners (U.K.) 1958-59.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Gloria Elaine, March 3, 1956; 4 sons,
1 daughter. Interests: Woodworking,
Reading. Address: (business) 2A Hillview
Avenue, Kingston 10. Tel. 926-1150-1; (residence)
11 Havenmead, Kingston 19.
Claudette Angella, B.Sc.(Hons.), M.Sc.
Acctg.; M.J.I.M., M.I.C.A.J., M.J.I.B.;
Chartered Accountant; Director, Finance
& Planning, Corporate Group; Director
Carib Engineering Corporation Ltd. Born:
Hanover, Jamaica, February 6, 1957; daughter
of Gladstone Whitelocke, Agriculturalist,
and Myrtle Whitelocke, Housewife. Educated:
St. Andrew High School; University of
the West Indies. Career: National
Sugar Co. Ltd. 1981-82; Audit Senior, Touche
Ross Thorburne 1982-84; Chief Accountant,
Jamaica Industrial Development Corporation
1984-85; Senior Consultant, KPGM Peat Marwick
1985-88. Director, Finance & Investment,
Workers Savings & Loan Bank 1988-91.
Awards: Vernon Tate Scholarship.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
S. Maxwell, June 28, 1980; 1 daughter.
Interests: Reading, Badminton, Cycling,
Fishing. Address: (business) Corporate
Group, 28-48 Barbados Avenue, Kingston 5;
Michael, O.D.; Professional Boxer (Middleweight).
Career: Began boxing at age 16, training
under Austin Taffe. First represented Jamaica
at the Central American and Caribbean Championships
in Mexico 1973, where he won a Bronze medal.
Won Silver medal in the C.A.C. games in
Santo Domingo 1974, and in the same year
represented Jamaica at the first World Boxing
Championships, reaching the quarter finals.
Wore Jamaicas colours at the Florida-Caribbean
Golden Gloves Championships
in Miami, the North American Golden Gloves
Tournament, the C.A.C.A. Championships in
Guatemala (won Gold medal), and at the Pan-Am
Games in Mexico 1974. Won Silver medal in
North American Continental Boxing Championships
1975, and at Pan American Games in Puerto
Rico. Won Gold medals in the Cuba/Jamaica
boxing tournament, Florida Golden Glove
championships 1976. Won South East Tennessee
welter-weight title U.S.A. National
Golden Glove Championship 1977. Won gold
medals in several championships, including
Central American and Caribbean Games in
Medellin, Colombia and the Commonwealth
Games in Edmonton (Canada) 1978. Former
Welter-weight Champion of Jamaica, Central
America and the Caribbean, Florida State,
U.S.A. Golden Gloves and U.S.A.
Welter-weight Championships. Won Gold and
Silver medals in all major amateur tournaments
throughout the world, except in the Olympic
Games. Represented Jamaica in the Montreal
Olympic Games 1979, World Boxing Association
Champion defeated Sean Mannion 1984; defended
title successfully against Luigi Michillo,
David Braxton, Julian Jackson, Said Skouma.
1994 WBC Light Heavyweight Boxing Title.
Awards: Carreras Sportsman of the
Year Award 1979, 1985, 1986, 1993 and 1994.
Address: 630 Ocean Avenue, Apt 9H,
Brooklyn, N.Y. 11226. U.S.A.
Marjorie T., Company Secretary, E. A.
Issa & Bros. Ltd. Director, Issa Foundation
& Issa Trust Fund Ltd., VOUCH, Alpha
Boys School & Home, Advertisers
Association of Jamaica. Organizations:
Jamaica Chamber of Commerce Business Advisory
& Membership Committee, American Chamber
of Commerce of Jamaica Trade & Industry
Committee, Issa Scholarship Selection Committee,
Founding member, Jamaica Conference of Foundations
Born: Kingston, Jamaica, March 29;
daughter of the late Wesley Keating, Businessman,
and Inez Keating. Educated: Alpha
Academy. Denomination: Roman Catholic.
Children: 2 sons, 2 daughters. Interests:
travelling, walking, reading and playing
darts. Represented Jamaica in the Caribbean
Dart Tournament held in Bermuda (1986) and
won the Ladies Doubles, Terminator Dart
Team. Address: (business) 53 South
Camp Road, Kingston 4. Tel: 928-2929.
David Frederick. Agriculturist. Member
Committee of Management, United Estates
Ltd., since 1982. Organisations:
Director, Worthy Park Estates Ltd. Born:
Montego Bay. September 10, 1938, son of
Dermot George McConnell, Agriculturist,
and Nora May McConnell, Housewife. (both
decd). Educated: Munro College,
Millfield School, U.K. Career: Wakefield
Farms Ltd., 1957-82. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Fay Shannon January 1961,
1 son, 2 daughters. Interests: Outdoor
Sports. Clubs: Kingston Cricket,
Jackson Bay Gun & Trelawny Gun. Address
: (business) United Estates Ltd., Bog
Walk P.O., St. Catherine.
Peter Dermot, J.P., C.D.; Farmer, Managing
Director, Worthy Park (Farms) Ltd. since
1972. Chairman United Estates Ltd. Director
Dyoll Group Ltd., Sugar Manufacturing Corp.
of Ja. Ltd., Sugar Producers Federation,
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Ja. Ltd.
Born: St. James, December 12, 1940,
son of Dermot George McConnell, Farmer,
and Nora May Clarke-McConnell (both decd).
Educated: Munro College, Millifield
College, McDonald University. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Mary Joan
Desnoes, September 7, 1963; 3 daughters.
Interests: Shooting, Fishing. Clubs:
Jamaica, Kingston Cricket, Skeet. Address:
Worthy Park Estate, Ewarton P.O. St. Catherine.
Stuart Phillip. Company Director. Managing
Director, United Estates Ltd. since 1982.
Organisations: Director, United Estates
Ltd., Worthy Park Estate Ltd. Born: St.
Andrew June 6, 1947. Educated: Decarteret
College. Career: Worthy Park Estates
Ltd., 1971-82. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Denise McDonald in 1973,
2 sons, 1 daughter. Interests:
Fishing, Shooting. Clubs: Jamaica,
Jamaica Gun, Monymusk Gun, Rod & Tiller.
Address: (business & residence)
United Estates Ltd., Bog Walk P.O.
William Anthony, C.A., J.P.; Company
Director. Managing Director Lascelles de
Mercado & Company Ltd. and Wray &
Nephew Group Ltd. Director J. Wray &
Nephew Ltd., Edwin Charley (Jamaica) Ltd.,
Rum Company (Jamaica) Ltd., Newton Cane
Farms Ltd., Jamaica Estate Tours Ltd., New
Yarmouth Ltd., New Yarmouth Holdings Ltd.,
Henriques Brothers Ltd., Daniel Finzi &
Co. (Succ.) Ltd., Jamaica Joint Venture
Ltd., Bank of Nova Scotia (Ja.) Ltd., Scotiabank
Jamaica Trust & Merchant Bank Ltd.,
Ajas Ltd., Transportation Agencies Ltd.,
C.P. Stephenson Ltd., West Indies Glass
Ltd., West Indies Metal Products Ltd., Plastic
Containers Ltd., Spirits Pool Association
of Jamaica, Caribbean Molasses Ltd., Jamaica
Rum & Spirits Trade Association, Federated
Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Lascelles Laboratories
Ltd., Globe Insurance Co. of the West Indies,
G W I Insurance Services Ltd., Jamaica Observer
Ltd., University Hospital of the West Indies
Private Wing Ltd., Kingston Wharves Ltd.,
Vice-President Private Sector Organization
of Jamaica. Born: Montego Bay, February
20, 1947, son of the late David Charles
McConnell and Elizabeth Charley-McConnell.
Educated: DeCarteret School; Munro
College; Dean Close School (U.K.); McGill
University (Canada) . Career: Price
Waterhouse (Montreal, Canada); Touche Ross
Thorburn (Kingston). Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Patricia Dawn Henriques
1972; 1 son, 1 daughter. Interests: Tennis,
Golf, Shooting. Clubs: Constant Spring
Golf, Liguanea, Caymanas Golf, Trelawny
Gun, Kingston Cricket. Address: (business)
234 Spanish Town Road, Kingston 11; (residence)
1 Mark Way Crescent, Kingston
Terence Sherwood, B.A., M.B.A., F.I.C.B.,
C.S.C. Banker. AGM & Manager, Corporate
Banking Centre, Bank of Nova Scotia Ja.
Ltd., since July 1993. Organisations:
Director, Sigma Investment Management Systems
Ltd., International Insurance Brokers, Scotia
Jamaica Building Society. Born: Washington
D.C., U.S.A. August 10, 1946, son of Thomas
Rodney McCoy, retired, and Elizabeth Maude
McCoy, Retired Nurse. Educated: Royal
Military College, Kingston Ont. Canada,
University of Western Ontario, Institute
of Canadian Bankers, Canadian Securities
Course. Career: Artillery Lieutenant/Captian,
Canadian Armed Forces 1968-73. Awards:
Prize for Military Studies, Canadian Military
College, St. Jean Quebec, Canada 1965.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Rosalind Shun-Yu Lau December 11, 1993,
1 daughter. Interests: Golf, Squash,
Tennis, Swimming & Jogging. Clubs:
Jamaica, Liguanea, Caymanas Golf and
Constant Spring Golf. Address: (business)
2nd fl. Scotiabank Centre, Corner Duke &
Port Royal Streets, Kingston. (residence)
Unit 10, 69 Shortwood Road, Kingston 8.
Cedric Seymour, B.Sc., M.A.; Sociologist,
ILO Adviser since August 1987. Senior Specialist
Co-operative Development of Vocational Training
since January 1994. Vice-President of the
International Vocational Education and Training
Association (for Latin America and the Caribbean).
Born: Georges Plain, Westmoreland,
July 28, 1938, son of Roland McCulloch,
Factory Foreman, and Merilda Eugenie Armstrong-McCulloch
(both decd). Educated: Knockalva
Agricultural School, Jamaica School of Agriculture,
University of Illinois (U.S.A.). Career:
Specialist in Evaluation of Agricultural
Extension Programme Ministry of Agriculture
and Lands 1965-69, Rural Sociologist
Ministry of Rural Land Development 1969-72.
Assistant Under Secretary Bureau
of Regional Affairs, Office Co-operative
Development Centre 1975-79, Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Youth and Community Development
1979-86. Publications: Some ideas
on the Sociology of Small Farming in Jamaica,
Proceedings of the Fifth West Indian Agricultural
Economic Conference. The University of the
West Indies St. Augustine, Trinidad, 1979.
Carole Pina and Cedric McCulloch, Rural
Sociological Study of The Pedro Plains,
St. Elizabeth Jamaica, Appraisal Report
A.F.L. S.F./J.A.M. 3. United Nations Development
Programme, F.A.O./U.N., Rome 1971, Sociological
Study in the Martha Brae Valley, Trelawny,
Jamaica, Appraisal Report A.G.L./S.F./J.A.M.
3 United Nations Development Programme,
F.A.O./U.N., Rome 1971. Planning for
the Total Development of our Resources,
Journal of the Jamaica Agricultural Society,
Vol. LXXV11, 1972; Participation and
Development at Grass Root Levels, Journal
of the Jamaica Agricultural Society, Vol.
LXXIX, 1974; The J.A.S. Yesterday, Today,
Tomorrow, Journal of the Jamaica Agricultural
Society, Vol. LXXXIX. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Sonia Elice Henderson, August
15, 1970; 2 daughters. Interests: Athletics.
(Inter-Collegiate Champion 1958-60. Represented
Jamaica in the West Indies Championships
1960). Cricket. Address: (business)
11 St. Clair Avenue, Port of Spain, Trinidad;
(residence) 31 Banana Walk, Orange Grove,
Leford Errington, J.P., B.Ed.,
D.A.S.E.; Teacher, Principal Claremont All-Age
School since 1973; Lay Preacher, Anglican
Church. Organizations: Chairman Claremont
P.C. (Farmers) Bank, Chairman Claremont
Cultural Committee, Vice-Chairman Claremont
Branch Library Cttee., Director Kiwanis
Club,Member Jamaica Teachers Association.
Born: Swift River, Portland, October
15, 1938, son of Leonard McDonald, Ex-Policeman,
and Lolitha Grant-McDonald (both decd).
Educated: Primary School and Private
Tuition, Mico Teachers College, Edge
Hill College, Lancaster University (England),
University of the West Indies. Career:
Agricultural Science Teacher (Wilmington,
St. Thomas) 1960; Teacher Rock River Primary
School (Clarendon) 1963; Principal Fairfield
School (Portland) 1966; Election Clerk North
West St Andrew 1967-68; Vice-Principal,
May Pen Secondary School 1969; Territorial
Education Officer, (Trelawny) 1977, (Secondment).
Census Supervisor, St Ann 1991. Awards:
Certificate in Education Scholarship
1965, Bachelor of Education Scholarship
1967, Commonwealth Fellowship 1980. Publications:
Torch (Journal of Min. of Education)
Learning English by Purposeful Talk across
the Curriculum at Claremont Primary
(1994). Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Eulalee Delores Burrell, August 2, 1969;
2 sons. Interests: Reading, Gardening.
Club: Kiwanis. Address: (business)
Claremont All-Age School, Claremont P.O.,
St. Ann; (residence) Lot 117, Hopewell Gardens,
Discovery Bay, St. Ann.
Robert Anthony, B.Sc., M.B.A.; Managing
Director, Export & Overseas Operations,
Grace Kennedy & Co. (Export) since 1988.
Director, Grace Kennedy Export Trading Co.,
G.F.P. Canning Ltd. Organizations: Member,
Jamaica Institute of Management 1987; Vice-President
Jamaica Export Association 1990. Born:
Kingston, November 29, 1954; son of
the late Oswald L. McDonald and Daphne R.
McDonald, Accounting Clerk. Educated:
Vaz Preparatory School; Jamaica College;
University of the West Indies; Rutgers University.
Career: Chief Chemist, Caribbean,
Colgate Palmolive Co. 1978-80; Corporate
Planning Analyst, Grace Kennedy & Co.
1982-83; Operations Manager/General Manager,
Grace Kennedy & Co. (Exports) 1983-88.
Awards: Englehard Scholarship, Rutgers
Univ. (U.S.A.) Denomination: Protestant.
Married: Marcia Dianne Abrahams,
November 19, 1988, 2 daughters. Interests:
Fishing, Swimming, Bridge, International
Cuisine. Address: (business) 4 St.
Lucia Avenue, Kingston 5; (residence) 9
North Widcombe Heights, Kingston 6. Motto:
Never Say Die.
Serrano Ramon, Printer. Former Managing
Director, Montrose Printery Ltd. since 1968.
Director Montrose Printery Ltd., Bookbinding
Specialist Ltd. Organizations: President
MasterPrinters Association, Executive
member Book Industry Association of Jamaica,
NACOLAIS. Born: Kingston, Jamaica,
February 20, 1941, son of Hawley Montrose
McDonald, Printer, and Edith McDonald (both
decd). Educated: Kingston College,
London School of Printing. Career:
Consultation in Paper Management. Montrose
Printery 1959; Managing Director Montrose
Printery 1968. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Beverley Grey, May 31, 1980,
2 sons, 6 daughters. Address: (residence)
17 East Great House Circle, Kingston 19.
Lorne Theodore, M.B.A., B.B.A. (Mktg.),
Career Diplomat. Deputy Permanent Representative
of Jamaica to the Organization of American
States since September 92. Born:
St. Andrew, Jamaica, April 13, 1951, son
of the late L.T. McDonnough, Veterinary
Doctor, and Audrey McDonnough. Educated:
Jamaica College, Excelsior High School;
George Washington University, Johns Hopkins
University. Career: Attache Permanent
Mission of Jamaica to the United Nations
Desk Officer, EEC 1977-79; First Secretary,
Jamaican Embassy in Washington D.C.1979-82;
Counsellor, OAS Mission 1982-85; Deputy
High Commissioner, Trinidad & Tobago
1985-89; Deputy Director, Ministry of Foreign
Affairs 1989-91; Director, Africa &
Middle Eastern Department, January
April 1992; Director, Multilateral Organizations
Department, May August 1992. Denomination:
United Church. Married:
Annette Long, July 24, 1974; 2 daughters.
Interest: Squash, Gardening. Address:
(business) 85 Knutsford Boulevard, Kingston
Dr. John Edison, O.D., B.D.S., J.P.;
Dental Surgeon. Private Practitioner since
1959. Chairman Bellamour Ltd. Organizations:
Area Director and Chairman, St. John
Ambulance North East, Chairman Ocho Rios
Primary School Board, Director, St. Ann
Environment Protection Assn. Member, St.
Ann Crime Stop Committee. Member Jamaica
Dental Association; Director, St. Ann Chamber
of Commerce. Born: Kingston, November
9, 1923, son of Alfred J. McDowell, Electrician,
and Iris Florence Murray-McDowell (both
decd). Educated: Cornwall and
St. Simons Colleges; Heriot Watt College
(Edinburgh); Edinburgh University. Career:
Medical Lab. Technician, Govt. of Ja.
1945-51; Dental Practice in Harrow (Middlesex,
England) 1957-58; Govt. Dental Officer,
Kingston Public Hospital 1958-59; Private
Practice (Ocho Rios) 1959-present. Denomination:
Presbyterian. Married: Margaret
Lillian, June 3, 1989; 1 son, 1 daughter.
Interests: Gardening, art collecting,
clay modelling, Listening to music. Clubs:
Kiwanis of Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Address:
(business) P.O. Box 31, Ocho Rios. Tel.
974-2565; (residence) P.O. Box 31, Danian
Carmen Pearl, C.D., B.A., M.Sc. (Econ.);
Statistician. Retired Director General Statistical
Institute of Jamaica since 1984. Organizations:
Vice-President and Member Executive Committee
- Inter-American Statistical Institute.
Member of the Advisory Committee on Post
Adjustment Questions of the International
Civil Service Association. Born: St.
Andrew, Jamaica, daughter of the late Arnold
Crarey, Public Health Inspector and Farmer,
and Violet Rosemond, Bell-Crarey. Educated:
Merl Grove High School, University of
the West Indies. Career: Department
of Statistics 1953, Director of Statistics
1971-84. Consultant to the United Nations
in the field of Statistics 1978-80. Publications:
Employment and Earnings in large Establishment,
1957-62 Dep. of Statistics 1964.
Industrial Activity Mining, Manufacture,
Construction 1960, Sample Design
Continuous Social and Demographic Survey
(co-author) Dept. of Statistics 1968; The
Employment Situation in the Over-populated
Territories in the Commonwealth Caribbean,
Human Resources in the Commonwealth Caribbean,
ed. Jack Harewood 1972; Report on
Fact Finding Mission on the needs for Training
Statistical Personnel in the C.A.R.I.C.O.M.
Region, prepared for U.N.D.P. 1979,
Training for household surveys in developing
countries with special reference to the
United Nations; National Household Capability
Programme Prepared for U.N. Statistical
Officer, restricted circulation, 1981. Various
regular publications of the Dept. of Statistics,
Jamaica. Denomination: Methodist.
Married: Dennis H.C. McFarlane, July
1, 1959. Interests: Reading, Sewing,
Daisy May, C.D., B.A., M.A.,
Cert. in Stat., F.I.A., A.S.A., Actuary,
Senior Partner Coke & Associates since
January 1978. Deputy Chairman Eagle Merchant
Bank (Ja.) Ltd.; and First Equity Corporation
of Florida; Director, Crown Eagle Life Insurance
Co., National Insurance Fund, Eagle Permanent
Building Society, Chairman, Public Services
Commission, Alternate Director Trafalgar
Development Bank. Member, Jamaica Defence
Force Commission Board, and Judicial Service
Commission. Organizations: President,
The Caribbean Actuarial Association; Member
International Association of Consulting
Actuaries, International Actuarial Association,
Private Sector Organization of Jamaica.
Fellow of The Institute of Actuaries, Jamaican
Institute of Management, Institute of Management
Consultants of Jamaica Born: Spauldings,
Clarendon, October 15, 1937, daughter of
Allan J. McFarlane, Farmer, and Murtella
M. McPherson-McFarlane, Housewife, (decd).
Educated: Spaldings Primary School;
Happy Grove High School; St. Hughs
High School; University of the West Indies;
University of Toronto; Oxford University;
Institute of Actuaries (U.K.). Career:
Maths Teacher, Happy Grove High School
1956; Assistant Lecturer, Maths.
Dept. U.W.I. 1959-60; Administrative Officer,
Ministry of Finance & Planning 1962-70;
On Secondment to Government Acturarys
Dept. London 1963-69 and to the Norwich
Union Life Insurance Society, Norwich, England
1969-70; Government Actuary, Ministry of
Finance and Planning 1970-72; Resident Partner,
Bacon Woodrow and deSouza (Consulting
Actuaries) 1972-77; Vice-President (Finance
& Actuarial), Jamaica Mutual Life Assurance
Society 1977-80. Appointed by Ministry of
Labour, as Sole Enquirer into the Solvency
& Financial Viability of Superannuation
Schemes established in Jamaica (1980) and
Chairman, Committee appointed by Minister
of Finance, to review the operations of
the Bank of Jamaica (1994). Awards:
St. Hughs High School presented Fifth
St. Hughs Past Students Award
for Excellence. Woman of Distinction Award
in Finance 1985. Married: Astley
H.R. Coke, January 13, 1968; 2 sons. Interests:
Finance & International Business, Meeting
people, Music, Sewing, Reading. Address:
(business) Coke & Associates, 60 Lady
Musgrave Road, Kingston 10. Tel. 927-4329,
(Fax) 927-8366; (residence) 13 Glenalmond
Drive, Kingston 8.
Lolita Gabriella, Hotel Manageress.
General Manager Doctors Cave Beach
Hotel since 1971. Director North Coast Resorts
Ltd., Summit Hotel, Doctors Cave Beach
Hotel Ltd., Resorts Development, Jamaica
Tourist Licencing Committee, Montego
Bay Pride. Member Jamaica Hotel and Tourist
Association. Born: Montego Bay, Jamaica,
July 21, 1943, daughter of Abez Mogilensky,
Businessman, and Laurietta Crooks-Mogilensky.
Educated: Montego Bay High School.
Career: Bank Officer, General Manager
Summit Hotel. Denomination: Anglican.
Children:1 son, 1 daughter. Interests:
Swimming, Tennis, Coin collecting. Clubs:
Montego Bay Yacht, Montego Bay Racquet.
Address: Doctors Cave Beach
Hotel, P.O. Box 94, Montego Bay. Tel. 952-4355.
Patrick Robert A, Hotelier. Managing
Director North Coast Resorts Ltd.
since 1971. Director Doctors Cave
Beach Hotel Ltd., Summit Hotel Ltd. Organizations:
Chairman Tourism Committee, Airport
Authorities of Jamaica. Director Montego
Bay Advisory Committee U.D.C. Director
Doctors Cave Bathing Club 1978-80,
Montego Freeport Ltd., Northwest Marketing.
President Montego Bay Lawn Tennis Assn.
Born: St. Thomas, January 24, 1941,
son of George McGann, Farmer, and Gladys
Neil-McGann. Educated: Cornwall College.
Career: Senior Official Barclays
Bank 1960-68, Life Underwriter Dominion
Life Assurance Co. 1968-73, Hotel Owner/Manager
1971. Awards: Golden Helm Tourism
International Award 1981. Denomination:
Moravian. Children: 2 sons, 1
daughter. Interests: Cricket, Soccer,
Table tennis. Clubs: Montego Bay
Yacht, Doctors Cave Bathing. Address:
P.O. Box 94, Montego Bay. Tel. 952-4355.
Owen Carl, Chartered Life Underwriter,
chartered Financial Consultant, Executive
Marketing Manager. Executive Training Manager,
Jamaica Mutual Life Insurance 1991-94. Director
Insurance Co-op Credit Union. Born:
St. Ann, Jamaica, August 10, 1950, son of
Herbert George McGhie, Policeman, and Olive
McGhie, Seamstress. Educated: Dinthill
High, College of Arts, Science and Technology.
Career: Alcan Jamaica Limited; Started
as Salesman 1976 at Jamaica Mutual Life
Insurance then moved into Administration
in 1985. Award: Million Dollar Round
Table 1985. Married: Esther Patricia
Johnson, June 9, 1984; 4 sons, 1 daughter.
Interests: Golf, Jogging, Tennis,
Listening to music. Club: Constant
Spring Golf. Address: (business)
2 Oxford Road, Kingston 5. Tel: 926-9024;
(residence) 8 Heathwood Drive, Kingston
Monica Maud, Educator. Physical Education
and Dance Teacher since 1968, Senior Teacher
since 1978. Director and Principal Teacher,
Holy Childhood Ballet School. Ballet Teacher,
Jamaica School of Dance. Founding member
and principal Dancer, National Dance Theatre
Co. of Jamaica. Committee Member of the
Dance Teachers Association of Haiti,
Member of the Cecchetti Council of America
and Representive for the Caribbean. Born:
Kingston, Jamaica, May 22, daughter
of the late Vernon McGowan, Piano Technician
and Organ Builder, and Hilda M. Fagon-McGowan,
retired Geriatric Nurse. Educated: Holy
Childhood High School; Soohih School of
Ballet; Dance Theatre of Harlem N.Y.; Martha
Graham N.Y; Dance Art School Boca Raton
& Michigan , State University U.S.A.
Career: Director and Principal Teacher,
Holy Childhood Ballet School; Ballet Teacher,
Jamaica School of Dance; Founding Member
and Principal Dancer, National Dance
Theatre Company of Jamaica (N.D.T.C). Toured
with N.D.T.C.: U.S.A., Canada, Germany,
England, Australia, The Soviet Union, Bermuda,
Puerto Rico, Jamaica, and other Caribbean
Territories; Professional Dance Tutor, Cecchetti
method of Classical Ballet; Guest Tutor,
Michigan University 1990. Guest Appearances:
Little Theatre Movement Shakespeare Productions,
Choreography: Studio Concerts: Holy Childhood
Ballet School, Carifesta Celebration, Kingston
One Hundred Celebration, local shows, musicals,
children operettas and plays. Dance Adjudicator
for Festival, Twenty years of voluntary
service to the Junior Centre Creative Dance
Group (Half Way Tree), Institute of Jamaica,
and many other organizations and schools.
Tutor of the Junior Centre Creative Dance
Group. Awards: Institute of Jamaica
Centenary Medal for Dance and Drama 1979,
Soohih Dance Award, Teachers Bursary
to U.W.I. Summer School Dance Course, Dance
Caravan Teachers Certificate of Merit
(U.S.A.), 20th Anniversary Award N.D.T.C.
1982. Interests: Painting, Music,
Sewing, Cooking. Club: Caribbean
British. Address: (business) Holy
Childhood Prep. School, P.O. Box 35, Kingston
10; (residence) 3 Wickham Ave., Kingston
John Allwood, C.D., M.B., B. Chir. F.R.C.S.(Edinburgh)
F.R.C.S. (England); Consultant Neurosurgeon
at Kingston Public Hospital since 1990.
Organizations: Member, Medical Association
of Jamaica and the Association of Surgeons
in Jamaica . Born: St. James, Jamaica,
August 24, 1926, son of Nathan Ralph McHardy,
Asst. Commissioner of Lands, and Melaine
Estelle Baugh-McHardy, housewife (both decd)
Educated: Mt. Alvernia; Cornwall
College; Jamaica College; Cambridge University.
Career: Teacher DeCarteret and Cornwall
College 1944-46, Medical Officer Jamaica
Government 1952-59. Registrar, neurosurgery
National Hospital for Nervous Diseases
(Maida Vale, London), and South East Regional
Neurosurgical Centre (London) 1964-66. Consultant
Neurosurgeon Kingston Public Hospital
1967, Senior Medical Officer K.P.H.
1974, Principal Medical Officer - Ministry
of Health 1977, Chief Medical Officer Ministry
of Health 1981-88, Technical Advisor Major
Projects Ministry of Health since 1988.
Awards: SMOKPHS Award (1994),
Association of Surgeons in Jamaica Award
(1995). Denomination: Anglican.
Interests: Tennis, Reading, Theatre.
Address: (business) 10 Caledonia Avenue,
Kingston 5. Tel. 929-8160; (residence) Box
157, 3 Shenstone Drive, Kingston 6 Tel:
Ceceline Maysotha Westbrook, O.D.,
Hotelier. Co-Managing Director, Mandeville
Hotel (1986) Ltd, Marmak Ltd, Wardlands
Ltd, McIntyre Enterprises Ltd. Organizations:
Chairman Anglican Womens Auxillary
(Mandeville), Vice-Chairman Church Teachers
College; Co-founder, Clifton Boys
Home & SWA Craft Centre. Born: St.
Elizabeth, April 16, 1919, daughter Joseph
Samuel Shaw, Businessman and Property Owner,
Rebecca Hastings-Shaw. (both decd).
Educated: Manchester HighSchool;
Ruseas Secondary School. Career:
Steno-typist, Hendricks & Co. Black
River; Accountant Blake House Montego Bay;
Proprietress Cupid Dress Shop (Savanna-la-Mar);
Insurance Underwriter, National Life; Hotelier
since 1949. Awards: Tourist Board
Award for outstanding Hotelier 1988; Soroptimist
International Stella Gregory Award for execellent
community service 1990. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Mark Hamilton
Conway McIntyre, November 5, 1938; 3 sons,
2 daughters. Interests: Music, Reading,
Sewing, Cooking, Interested in community
projects to help young people and family
life within the church. Club: Soroptimist
International Address: (business)
c/o Mandeville Hotel, 4 Hotel Street, P.O.
Box 78, Mandeville. Tel.962-2460/2138;
(residence) La Loma, Old Greenvale
Road, P.O. Box 78, Mandeville. Tel. 962-2521.
Mark Hamilton Conway, Hotelier. Financial
Controller and Company Director since 1970.
Co-Managing Director - Mandeville Hotel
1986 Ltd., Director Negril Sands Ltd., Marmak
Ltd. Organizations: Member Jamaica
Agricultural Society, Co-Founder Clifton
Boys Home (Darliston) Member Nuttall
Memorial Hospital Trust Ltd.; Past District
Grand Warden of Dist. Grand Lodge Ja. (English
Constitution). Born: Westmoreland,
Jamaica, May 6, 1916, son of John Allister
McIntyre, General Merchant
and Landed Proprietor, and Lillia M. Turner-McIntyre
(both decd). Educated: Darliston
High School, Conversorium and Private Tuition,
Rapid Results College Correspondence Course
(England). Career: Field Book-keeper
Shrewsbury Estate 1934-36, The West
Indies Sugar Co. Ltd. 1937-41, Agricultural
Chief Clerk - The West Indies Sugar Co.
Ltd. 1942-62, Cane Farmers
Manager The West Indies Sugar Co.
Ltd. 1963-71. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Ceceline Maysotha Shaw,
November 5, 1938; 3 sons, 2 daughters. Interests:
Music, Swimming, Horse-back riding, Community
projects. Clubs: Royal Jamaica Yacht,
Address: (business) c/o Mandeville
Hotel, 4 Hotel Street, P.O. Box 78, Mandeville.
Tel. 962-2460/2138; (residence) La Loma,
Old Greenvale Road, Mandeville. Tel. 962-2521.
Meridith Alister, O.D.; O.M., B.Sc (Lon.);
B. Litt. (Oxon). Vice Chancellor, U.W.I.
1988-Present. Born: St Georges,
Grenada, March 29, 1932. Educated:
Grenada Boys Secondary School, London
School of Economics and Political Science,
Nuffield College Oxford University.
Career: Lecturer, UWI 1960-74; at
both Mona and St Augustine Campuses; Secretary
General, CARICOM Secretariat 1974-77;Director,
Commodities Division, UNCTAD Secretariat
1977-82;Deputy Secretary General, UNCTAD,
1982-87; Officer in Charge, UNCTAD 1985;
Asst. Secretary General, Office of Director
General for Development and Economic Co-operation,
United Nation 1987. Has been an adviser
and Chairman for many companies throughout
the Caribbean. Awards: Caciques
Crown of Honour in Guyana, 1978; Honorary
doctor of Laws, UWI, 1980; Gleaner Honour
Award 1991, Knighted by Her Majesty, the
Queen, 1992, Order of the Caribbean Community,
1994. Publications: Several books,
monograghs and special reports both locally
and overseas mainly on economic issues.
Address: (business) UWI, Mona Campus,
Kingston 7; (residence) Long Mountain Road,
Mona, Kingston 7.
Diplomas in Hotel Management, Catering and
Tourism; Hotelier/Hotel Consultant. Managing
Director/Chairman Astra Country Inn,
Country Style Ltd. Organizations:
Director of the Caribbean Hotel Association;
Area Chairman/Councillor , Mandeville South
Coast of the JHTA; 1st Vice-President of
the Manchester Parish Investment Committee
Ltd. Born: Kingston, Jamaica, September
19, 1951, daughter of Mark H. Conway McIntyre,
Hotelier, and Ceceline Shaw-McIntyre, Hotelier/Social
Worker. Educated: St. Andrew High
School, Bishops High School, Cambridgeshire
College of Arts and Technology, Carl Duisberg
College (Munich). Career: Teller,
Bank of Nova Scotia (Savanna-la-Mar) 1968-69;
Assisted in Managing family Guest House,
Hendon House (Savanna-la-Mar); Assisted
in setting up Hotel Astra (Mandeville) in
1970; Receptionist/Social Hostess, Hotel
Astra 1970-71; Guest Relations Director,
Holiday Inn, (Montego Bay) 1974; Public
Relations/Entertainment Director and Night
Manager, Runaway Bay Hotel 1974-75; formed
two companies: Dee Ltd. and South Coast
Marketing Ltd. Featured in many travel books
including The Caribbean Bargain Book,
Air Jamaica Magazine Skywriting (April
1981 edition), German Newspapers: Die
Zeit and Die Welt. Awards:
Heritage Award in Tourism in 1984, Outstanding
Citizens Award in 1979, Recipient of the
United Nations Award (Decade for Women)
for outstanding service in Tourism 1985.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Pike August 22, 1981 (decd), 2 sons.
Interests: Social work, Journalism,
Driving, Creative dancing. Clubs:
Manchester, Royal Jamaica Yacht, Liguanea.
Address: The Astra Country Inn, 62
Ward Avenue, Mandeville, Manchester; Tel.
Herbert (Herb) Henry, O.D., C.D., Life
Insurance. Manager First Life Assurance
Co. since 1982. Director National Life Production
Club. Organizations: Past President
Jamaica Amateur Athletic Association; Member
Board of Governors Calabar High School;
Director Insport; Past President Calabar
High School Old Boys Association.
Born: Clarendon, Jamaica, July 10,
1922, son of Alexander Givans McKenley,
Medical Practitioner and Zilpha Bell Mannings-McKenley
(both decd). Educated: Mico
Practicing School, Calabar High School,
Boston College, University of Illinois.
Career: National A.A.U. Champion
400 yds. 1943-49; NCAA Champion 200 metres
and 400 metres; World Record Holder 300
yds., 400 yds. 1946-47 (holder of 440 world
record five times). First man in history
to run 400 metres under 46 seconds. Won
one gold and three silver medals in Olympic
Games in London and Olympic Games in Helsinki,
Finland 1948 and 52; National Track &
Field Coach of Jamaica 1954-73; Coach West
Indies Federation Olympic Team, Rome 1960;
Western Hemisphere Track & Field Team,
(including U.S.A.) vs Europe 1967; Manager
and Coach Rest of the Word vs. Soviet Union
1971; Head Coach Americans World Cup Track
& Field Team 1977; Manager Americas
World Cup Track and Field Team 1979; Coach
Americas World Cup Team, Rome 1981. Awards:
National Life Quality Award. Athlete of
the Year - Central & South America 1947;
Recipient Special Recognition Award from
Athletic Commission of France 1980; Black
Athletes Hall of Fame U.S.A.; Chairmans
Special Award Carreras Sports Foundation
1983; Shore Athletic Club Hall of Fame 1986;
Illinois Comeback Award 1983; one of the
first six inductees in the Jamaica Sports
Hall of Fame 1989. Denomination:
Helen Beverly Lewis, December 24, 1967;
2 sons, 3 daughters. Interests: Reading
Historical and Political literature,
Track & Field. Address: (business)
5th Floor, NCR Building, 13 Caledonia Avenue,
Kingston 5; Tel.
926-9200-2; (residence) 35 University Crescent,
Keith Anthony Walpole, C.D., M.B., B.S.,
M.R.C.P., F.R.C.P.; Paediatrician in Private
Practice since January 1988. Organizations:
Director Heart Foundation of Jamaica,
Member Medical Association of Jamaica; Paediatric
Association of Jamaica (President 1977).
Ja. Western/New York Partners, Friends of
the Bustamante Hospital for Children. Born:
Blackstonedge, St. Ann, August 9, 1927,
son of Rev. A.A. McKenzie and Rita Ford-McKenzie
(both decd). Educated: Morris
Knibb Preparatory School, Jamaica College,
University College of the West Indies.
Career: Medical Student University
the West Indies 1948-54 one of the
33 foundation undergraduates. Joined the
Government Service January 1956,
Fellow in Paediatric Cardiology Hospital
for Sick Children (Toronto, Canada), July
1966 to June 1967. Appointed Consultant
Paediatrician Childrens Hospital
(Kingston) 1968. Senior Paediatrician, Bustamante
Hospital for Children 1973- January 1988.
Publications: Acute Veno-Occlusive
Disease of the Liver (Brooks,
Miller, McKenzie, Audretach, Bras-Archives
Pathology June 1970), The Development
of Cardiac Catheterization at the University
Hospital of the
West Indies (McKenzie et al. West Indies
Journal Dec. 1980). Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Norma Elaine King, December
15, 1956; 1 son. Interests: Lawn
Tennis, Table tennis, Reading, Cricket watching,
Address: (business) Denwin Medical
Centre, 113 Old Hope Road, Kingston
6, Tel.: 927-7792, 927-5969.
Edwin Norman, C.D., B.Comm. Chairman,
Managing Director M/VL Stockbrokers Ltd.,
since 1992. Member of the Council of the
Jamaica Stock Exchange. Born: St.
Mary, August 2, 1929, son of James McKie,
Farmer, and Gertrude McKie, Housewife (both
decd). Educated: McGill University,
Canada. Career: Chairman, Mandeville
Area Hospital Board 1981-82, Trade Board
Ltd., 1982-85, Agricultural Credit Bank
of Ja. Ltd. 1981-85, Agricultural Credit
Board 1981-89, College of Agriculture 1987-89,
Steering Committee, Caribbean Association
of Development Finance Institutions 1988-89;
Manager-Accounting-Treasury Dept. Investments,
Alcan Jamaica Co. up to 1985; Trade Administrator
of Jamaica 1981-85; Managing Director, Agricultural
Credit Bank up to 1989. Director, Agro 21
Corporation Ltd., 1985-89, National Investment
Bank of Ja. Ltd. 1986-89, Bank of Jamaica
1988-89. Denomination: United Church
of Jamaica & Grand Cayman. Married:
Beulah Kathleen Virtue, July 22, 1951,
1 son, 2 daughters. Interests: All
sports, listening to music. Address:
(business) 17 Knutford Blvd. Kingston 5.
(residence) 8 Upper Mark Way, Kingston 8.
Franklyn Alexander, B.A. (Hons.), M.A.,
M.Sc. (Credit), Journalist, Publisher of
the North Coast Times. Organizations:
President Press Association of Jamaica 1988-91.
Member Alpha Boys School Advisory Board.
Born: Kingston, May 20,
1954, son of Cyril McKnight, Builder/Contractor,
and Gwendolyn McKnight Dressmaker (both
decd). Educated: Camperdown
High School; Mico College; University of
the West Indies; Columbia University, Thompson
Foundation. Career: Head Social Studies
Dept., and Senior Teacher, Morant Bay High
School 1977-82; Senior Rural Reporter, Gleaner
Company 1982-83; Columnist, Gleaner Company
Limited 1977-83; UPI Correspondent, Jamaica
1985-87; Deputy News Editor/Assistant Spelling
Bee Master Gleaner Company Ltd. 1983-88.
Associate Editor, Daily and Sunday Gleaner
1989-92; Represented PAJ at several international/regional
forums on journalism. Occasional Lecturer
in Journalism and related Issues (CARIMAC);
regular contributor to radio/TV current
affairs programmes; contributor to overseas
publications including Weekly Journal -
UK. Managing Editor, Jamaica Herald Limited.
Publications: Several short stories
(and extracts) published. Awards: Press
Association of Jamaica - several awards
for writing and reporting 1983-87; C.P.B.A.
Award for the Best News Feature for the
year 1985/86; 1987 Fulbright Scholarship
(for Jamaica); Best investigative story
1989 (C.P.B.A.); PAHO Media Award for Excellence
in Health Journalism 1994. Denomination:
Seventh-Day Adventist. Married: Beverly
Burnetta Bryan, December 30, 1980; 2 sons.
Interests: Travel, Drama, Swimming,
Reading, International Affairs. Clubs:
Liguanea. Address: (residence)
26 Havendale Drive, Kingston 19.
Velma Corrine, O.J., C.D., B.A.; President
Corrine McLarty & Associates since 1991.
Director, Ja. Flour Mills Ltd., Island Life
Insurance Co., Century National Bank, Workforce
Development Consortium Ltd., Coffee Industry
Insurance Trust, Ja. National Building Society
Foundation. Deputy Chairman, Public Service
Permanent Salary Review Board, Member, Electoral
Advisory Committee. Organizations: Trustee,
Kingston Public and Victoria Jubilee Hospitals
Trust. Director, United Way of Jamaica,
Council of Voluntary Social Services. Born:
Kingston, Jamaica November 9, 1930, daughter
of the late Horace Ford and Ellen Jane Wilmot
Ford. Educated: Excelsior College;
University of the West Indies. Career:
Jamaica Government Service 1954-74 from
Administrative Assistant to Director,
Ministry of the Public Service; Managing
Industry Housing 1974-77; Managing Director,
National Housing Trust 1977-80; Managing
Director Jamaica National Investment
Corporation 1980-81; Managing Director,
Ja. National Investment Promotion Ltd.,
1981-88; President, JAMPRO 1988-89. Awards:
U.N. International Decade for Women Award
1985. Denomination: Methodist. Married:
Horace George McLarty, January 5,1957;
1 son, 2 daughters. Interests: Reading,
Theatre, Gardening. Address: (business)
22 Trafalgar Road, Kingston 10. Tel: 978-3395
(residence) 3 Tavistock Heights, St. Andrew.
(Fr.) Gerard Leo, S.J., B.Theol., M.A.
Catholic Priest/Writer/Researcher (presently
writing on the Jamaican Church and Jamaican
Political History). Director, Roman Catholic
Human Development Commission, JAMAL, National
Housing Trust. National Coordinator for
the US founded Habitat for Humanity of Jamaica
Ltd. Organizations: Life
member Kingston Lions Club. Born: Mass.,
U.S.A., October 3, 1925, (naturalized Jamaican
Citizen 1974), son of John McLaughlin, Engineer,
and Ann McLaughlin (decd). Educated:
Boston College High School(U.S.A.); Boston
College; Weston College, (U.S.A.) Career:
Served as Assistant Director, Social
Action Centre, St. Georges College
for 20 years, with responsibility for programmes
of social and economic development; specialised
in Co-operatives, Credit Unions and Co-operative
Housing; Director, Ministry of Housing (secondment),
developing low income housing schemes 1972-81;
Pastor, St. Benedicts R.C. Church
1983-89; Writing Sabbatical St. Georges
College 1989; Director of Credit, Projects
for People Ltd. 1981-present. Awards:
Wilson Chong Award; Jamaica Institute of
Architects 1988. Denomination: Roman
Catholic. Interests: West Indian
Political and Cultural History. Club:
Kingston Lion. Address: (business)
St. Georges College, North Street,
Kingston; Tel. 922-8826-7.
Harold James, J.P., Dip. Public Admin.
Civil Servant. Retired Commissioner of Taxes,
Custom and Excise Dept. since November 1,1988.
Director Container Services Ltd. Organizations:
President CG Co-op Credit Union Ltd., Hon.
Treasurer Jamaica Horticultural Society.
Born: Lucea, Hanover, May 24, 1932,
son of the late Eugene Stephenson McLaughlin,
Contractor and Builder, and Dulsie Louise
McLaughlin, Housewife. Educated: Ruseas
High School, University of the West Indies.
Career: Clerical Officer 1950-59;
Secretary, Marine Board, Tender Board, Land
Taxation Relief Board 1959-66; Senior Excise
Inspector (Excise), Kingston 1973-79; Field
Inspector 1979-81; Senior Personnel Officer
1981-84; Director ll Collector Generals
Dept 1984-85; Commissioner Inland Revenue
Dept. 1985-88. Awards: Civil service
long service award medal 1988, Ruseas
Old Students Association award. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Rosalind Averil
Davis, December 27, 1958, 2 daughters. Interests:
Gardening, Reading. Address: (residence)
12 Birdsucker Mews, Kingston 8.
Ada Winnifred, J.P. Clarendon since
June 1982; Principal Treadlight Primary
School since 1989. Organizations: Treasurer
Clarendon Parish Library and Clarendon Boy
Scouts Association, Executive Officer, Jamaica
Teachers Association, Clarendon, Treasurer
and Member St. Gabriels Church Committee,
Organizer (St. Gabriels Branch), Daughters
of the King, Member Diocesan Council (Anglican
Diocese), Womens Auxiliary St. Gabriels
Branch, member Citizens Advise Bureau, Treasurer
Jamaica Cancer Society. Born: Mt.
Felix, St. Thomas, April 22, 1922, daughter
of Simeon James Palmer, Primary School Teacher,
and Cecelia Williams (nee) Parkes (both
decd). Educated: Golden Grove
Primary School Tutorial, and St. Josephs
Colleges. Career: Acting Principal,
Golden Grove Primary School (St. Ann) 1942;
Assistant Teacher, Jacks River
All-Age 1943-44, Savanna-la-Mar Primary
1944-46, May Pen Primary 1946-68; Principal
May Pen Primary School 1968-85. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Frank Egbert
McLean, May 15, 1949 (decd); 1 son.
Interests: Reading, Music, Dancing,
Swimming. Clubs: Lioness of Clarendon,
Chief Ranger Court Violet of Middlesex (A.O.F.F.S.).
Address: (business) Treadlight Primary
School, May Pen P.O. , Clarendon; (residence)
12 Fernleigh Avenue, May Pen P.O. Clarendon.
Aubrey Lincoln, A.C.I.I., C.C. General
Insurance Consultant since 1989. Deputy
Chairman, Victoria Mutual Building Society,
Chairman, Victoria Mutual Investments Ltd.
Director, Jamaica Mutual Life Assurance
Society, Guardian Life of Trinidad, Nemwill
Insurance Co. Ltd., Trinidad, Westin International
Insurance Co., Cayman. Born: Cambridge,
St. James, October 21, 1928, son of Charles
McLeod, Merchant Tailor, and Vera Grizzle-McLeod.
Educated: Kingston Technical High
School, Chartered Insurance Institute, London.
Career: Joined Manton & Hart Ins.
Ltd. as Clerk in 1948, Asst. Manager 1958,
General Manager 1963, Joint Manager
Jamaica Co-operative Fire and General Ins.
Co. 1964-66. Managing Director West Indies
General Ins. 1966-76, General Manager and
Director - Ins. Co. of Ja. Ltd. 1976-79,
Underwriting Manager - William H. McGee
and Co. (Canada) Ltd. 1979-81. Managing
Director, Jamaica International Insurance
Co. Ltd. 1981-88. Formerly Director of Royal
Bank Ja. Ltd., West Indies Leasing Co. Ltd.
Organizations: The Insurance Association
of the Caribbean, Past President & Founding
Member; American Consultants League, Jamaica
Insurance Advisory Council, The Insurance
Institute of Jamaica, Past President Lions
Club of Kingston 1969-70 Mobile Eye
Clinic established during term of office.
Awards: Lion of the Year Award 1971.
Centenary Medal, Institute of Jamaica. Citations,
Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica and
Jamaica Association of General Insurance
Companies. Denomination: Roman Catholic.
Married: Beverly E. Skipton, August
6, 1957; 3 daughters. Interests: Golf,
Amateur Dramatics. (Played several leading
parts in radio series This is Jamaica
and Birth of a Nation, played in
many stage productions, notably Sebastian
in Twelfth Night and Horatio
in Hamlet. Clubs: Jamaica,
Constant Spring Golf. Address: (business)
17 Ruthven Road, Kingston 10; Tel. 929-6590/7945;
(residence) 1 Manor Court Mews, Kingston
Fitz Gerald, J.P.; Teacher, St
Catherine High School since September 1989.
Born: Leicesterfield, Clarendon,
June 12, 1929, son of Rennie Burnett McLeod,
Tailor, and Hilda McLeod, Dressmaker (both
decd). Educated: Leicesterfield
All-Age School, Mico College, University
of the West Indies. Career: Principal
Collington All-Age School, Park Hall All-Age
School. Supervisor of Intern Teachers, Lecturer
in Education - Church Teachers College,
Lay Preacher, Choir Master, Representative
to Synod, Principal Kilsyth Primary and
Infant School 1962-83; Principal Alston
Secondary School March 1984-89. Denomination:
New Testament Church of God. Married:
Mavis Urceline McFarquhar, January 8,
1960; 1 son, 2 daughters. Interests:
Cricket, Table Tennis, Swimming, Reading.
Club: Spaldings. Address:
32 Ocala Way, Willowdene, Spanish Town P.O.,
William Lewin (Bill), B.Sc. (Marketing);
Managing Director - Van Leer (Jamaica) Limited
since 1979. Chairman Ridgefield Investment
Ltd., Edgechem (Jamaica) Ltd. Organizations:
Past President, Rotary Club of Kingston;
Chairman, Board Camperdown High School,
Allied Building Society, Surrey Council
of the United Church of Jamaica & Grand
Cayman; Deacon, St. Stephens United.
Born: Chapelton, Clarendon, Jamaica,
April 1, 1944, son of the late Thomas N.
McLeod, Carpenter/Contractor, and Lydia
J. Abrahams-McLeod, Housewife. Educated:
Chapelton Primary School, Clarendon,
Wayne State University. (Queens Scout
1963). Career: Cost Accounting Clerk
- Innswood Estate 1964-66, Terminal Manager
- Western Storage and Warehouse 1969-70.
Sales/Marketing Manager - Van Leer (Jamaica)
Ltd. 1971-79. Awards: Paul Harris
Fellow in Rotary 1990. Denomination:
United Church Ja. & Grand Cayman.
Married: Terrence Jean Dawkins; May
26, 1973; 2 sons, 1 daughter. Interests:
Music, International Affairs, Tennis.
Clubs: Kingston Rotary, Liguanea.
Address: (business) Van Leer (Jamaica)
Limited, P.O. Box 367, Kingston 10. Tel.
933-3314-5; (residence) 3 Kingswood Close,
Stony Hill, P.O. Box 411, Kingston 10.
Vayden Roy, C.D., B. Arch., Hon. F.A.I.A;
Architect. Partner McMorris Sibley Robinson
(Architects and Planners) since 1955. Chairman
The Victoria Mutual Building Society, Managing
Director - Kingston Restoration Limited,
Vice-Chairman - Ward Theatre Foundation.
Director National Library of Jamaica, Jamaica
Chamber of Commerce, Private Sector Organization
of Jamaica. Organizations: Member,
The Jamaica Institute of Architects, Past
Deputy Chairman Building Societies Association
of Jamaica. Born: Kingston, Jamaica,
February 24, 1925, son of Eric A. McMorris,
Tailor, and Doris Roberts McMorris (both
decd). Educated: Elementary
School, Technical High School, Wolmers
Boys School, The University of Manitoba
(Canada). Awards: Royal Institute
of Canada Student Medal 1953, Pilkington
Travel Scholarship 1953, Silver Musgrave
Medal 1974. Denomination: Christian
Brethren. Married: Whilhet Ioney
Chung, February 27, 1960; 1 son. Interests:
Swimming, Philately. Address:
2A Caledonia Crescent, Kingston 5; (residence)
Pembroke Terrace, Forest Hills, St. Andrew.
Michael Bruce, Export Packer, Fruit
and Vegetables. Managing Director - McNair
Ltd. since 1964. Born: Savanna-la-Mar,
Jamaica, December 24, 1940, son of the late
Archie McNair, Civil Servant (Permanent
Secretary), and Monica Joyce Aguilar-McNair.
Educated: Munro College, Jamaica
College. Career: Worked with British
West India Airways 1958-64. Started own
produce business. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Margaret Rose Uglow, September
12, 1962; 1 son, 1 daughter. Interests:
Water sports (all types), Polo, Tennis.
Clubs: Kingston Polo, St. Anns
Polo, Georgia. Address: (business)
40 First Street, Newport West, Kingston
13. Tel. 36576; (residence) 8 Ridge Way,
Hon. Kenneth Augustus, O.J., M.B.B.S.,
F.R.C.S., F.A.C.S., Hotelier. Managing Director,
Negril Beach Club Hotel. Born: Near
Richmond, St. Mary, February 18, 1918,
son of Eustace Augustus McNeill, Planter,
Politician, Member of Legislature, and Blanche
Louise Fletcher-McNeill (both decd).
Educated: Munro College; St. Bartholomews
Hospital (U.K.); London University. Career:
Resident Surgeon, Plastic Unit Birmingham
University 1943-45; Government Medical Service,
and Lecturer in Anatomy, U.W.I.; Registrar,
Royal National Ear, Nose, and Throat Hospital
(London); Specialist Surgeon, Kingston Public
Hospital 1952; Consultant Surgeon, University
Hospital; Opposition Senator 1962; Visiting
Professor of Surgery to Columbia, Harvard,
Oklahoma, Cincinatti, Nebraska, and Howard
Universities; Visiting Professor, Surgical
Course New York 1967; Member of Parliament
for East Central St. Andrew 1969-77; Minister
of Health and Environmental Control; Member
of Parliament, North West St. Andrew 1977;
Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Leader
Government Business in the House; Member
of Parliament for West Westmoreland 1989;
Minister without Portfolio and Leader of
the House of Representatives, Chairman of
Cabinet Sub-Committee on Narcotics Control;Minister
of the Public Service 1990. Awards: Order
of Jamaica 1977. Denomination: Roman
Catholic. Married: Valerie Maud Sharp,
October 24, 1955; 3 sons, 2 daughters. Interests:
Photography, Writing, Fishing. Club:
Kentucky Colonel (U.S.A.). Address:
(business) Jamaica/Negril Beach Club, P.O.Box
7, Negril; (residence) Penthouse 3, Trafalgar
Apts., Kingston 10.
Winston Eugene, C.D., J.P.; Hon. Director
Jamaica Chamber of Commerce, Director Chamber
of Commerce of the Americas, Association
of Chamber of Commerce of Jamaica. Organizations:
President Lay Magistrates Association
of Jamaica, Chairman of the Board of Governors
Gaynstead Trust Foundation. Born: St.
Andrew, Jamaica, February 18, 1911, son
of William N. Meeks, Accountant, and Mrs.
Eugenie Meredith, Housewife (both decd).
Educated: Calabar and St. Georges
High Schools. Career: President Kensington
Cricket Club 1950-51; President Table Tennis
Association 1953-57; President St. Georges
Old Boys Association 1953-59; Vice-President
Caribbean Football Association and Caribbean
Table Tennis Association 1955, President
Jamaica Football Association 1955-62; Vice-President
Jamaica Football Association 1955-62; Vice-President
Jamaica Chamber of Commerce 1958 and 71,
President 1972-76; Commissioner of Softball
and Baseball 1966-68; President Chamber
of Commerce of the Americas 1973; President
Association of Chamber of Commerce of Jamaica
1973 and 83, 1988-89; Vice-President Private
Sector Organization of Jamaica 1975-76.
Awards: Prime Ministers Medal.
Denomination: Roman Catholic. Interests:
Reading, Travelling. Clubs: Kingston.
Address: (residence) 6 Rockhampton
Drive, Box 161, Kingston 8. Tel. 924-1647.
Owen Karl (O.K.), B. Com.; Company
Director; Chairman, Manufacturers
Merchant Bank. Director Jamaica Tourist
Board, Manufacturers Merchant Bank Ltd.,
Desnoes and Geddes Ltd., Guiness (Ja.) Ltd.,
Food of Jamaica (Export) Ltd, Jamaica Metal
Lithographers Ltd, Bank of Jamaica, D &
G Wines Ltd., Kiskimo Ltd., Jamfruit Ltd.
Born: St. Andrew, November 23, 1938,
son of Frank Melhado and Rosa Melhado. Educated:
Munro College, McGill University. Career:
I.B.M. World Trade Corporation 1960-69,
General Manager 1966-69; Director of Marketing
Desnoes and Geddes Limited 1969-73; Special
Assistant to Prime Minister 1973-79; Chairman
1977-79, Managing Director 1979-84 Jamaica
State Trading Corporation (subsequently
Jamaica Commodity Trading Company). Religion:
Jewish. Married: Angela Desnoes;
1 son, 2 daughters. Interests: Running,
other sports; Reading. Clubs: Kingston
Cricket, Constant Spring Golf. Address:
(business) 19 Dominica Drive, Kingston 10;
Tel. 968-5707; (residence) 27 Ridgeway Terrace,
Daniel Archer, J.P., Businessman. Executive
Chairman Melcoe Group of Companies, since
1977, including Tropical Battery Company
Ltd., Permalife Battery Co. Ltd., Jamaica
Metal Ref. Co. Ltd., Jamaica Oxides Ltd.,
Jamaica Scrap Metal Ltd. and Meldam Co.
Ltd.; Chairman Chukka-Cove Farm Ltd. Organizations:
Honorary Secretary All Jamaica Polo
Association; President Chukka-Cove Polo
Club. Born: St. Andrew, Jamaica,
September 29, 1947, son of John Melville,
Businessman and Janet Hastings-Melville.
Educated: Jamaica College, Eastern Oklahoma
State College (U.S.A.). Career: Formerly
Junior Overseer Worthy Park Estates 1965-67.
Denomination: United Church of Jamaica
& Grand Cayman. Children: 3 sons.
Interests: Polo and Horse-back riding.
Clubs: Chukka Cove Polo, Jamaica,
St. Ann Polo, Kingston Polo, Palm Beach
Polo & Country, Jockey Club of Jamaica.
Address: P.O. Box 160, Ocho Rios.
Geoffrey Earle, F.C.C.A., F.C.A., A.T.I.T.;
Chartered Accountant, President, Crown Eagle
Life Insurance Co; Ltd., since January 1993.
Managing Director, Dimensions. Director,
Musson (Ja) Ltd., Edgechem (Jamaica) Ltd.
Eagle Merchant Bank of Ja. Ltd., Eagle Insurance
Brokers Ltd., Trafalgar Development Bank.
Organizations: Council Member Private
Sector Organization of Jamaica; President
Kiwanis Club of Kingston. Born: Kingston,
March 19, 1947, son of Donald Messado Farmer
and Nathalie Messado (both decd),
Business Executive. Educated: Jamaica
College; South West London College. Career:
Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. 1964-67;
Indies Sugar Co. Ltd. 1970-75; Managing
Director Modern Furnishing Co. Ltd.,
1975-82; General Manager Carreras Developments
Ltd. 1982-85; President, Jamaica Exporters
Association 1982-84. Financial Controller
Musson (Jamaica) Ltd., 1985-92. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Jennifer Ann
Fitz-Ritson, February 12, 1972; 2 sons,
1 daughter. Interests: Walking,
Swimming, Reading. Clubs: Liguanea,
Kiwanis of Kingston, Kingston Cricket. Address:
(business) Crown Eagle Life Insurance Co.
Ltd., 39-43 Barbados Ave., Kingston 5; (residence)
28A Benson Avenue, Kingston 8.
Jennifer Anne; Attorney-at-Law. Senior
Partner Jennifer Messado & Co. since
1982. Director Sonado Ltd., Zap Ltd., Precept
Ltd. , Foreign Options Ltd., Foreign Investments
Ltd., Plaza Investments Ltd., Speculative
Investors Ltd. Organizations: Past
President Kiwanis Club of New Kingston,
(the first ladies Kiwanis Club in
Jamaica). Born: Kingston, Jamaica,
June 12, 1950, daughter of Donald Fitz Ritson,
Attorney-at-Law, and Carmen Fitz Ritson,
Flower Arranger (both decd). Educated:
St. Andrew High School, Penrhos, London
College of Law. Career: Managing
Partner, Messado, Woodham & Pickersgill
1979-83. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Geoffrey Messado, February
1972; 2 sons, 1 daughter. Interests:
Swimming, Reading. Club: Kiwanis.
Address: (business) 6 Dominica Drive,
Kingston 5. Tel. 926-5010 ,926-7999, 926-7928;
(residence) 28A Benson Avenue, Kingston
Janet Ruth, LLM Attorney-at-Law since
1978; in Private Practice since 1983. Organizations:
Director, T. G. Mignott & Sons Ltd.,
Mignott Tractor & Transportation Ltd.
St. Andrew, Jamaica, September 1, 1953;
daughter of Terrence George Mignott, Farmer
& Executive Member, World Sugar Council,
and Sadie Bell Mignott, Businesswoman. Educated:
Vaz Preparatory School; Bishops High
School; Alpha Academy; University of the
West Indies, University of Exeter. Career:
Lecturer, College of Arts, Science &
Technology 1978-79; Partner, Thomas Mignott
& Co., Attorneys-at-Law, 1979-83.
Creative Works: Harmonisation
of Company Law within Caricom A Comparative
Study with the E.E.C. Denomination:
Anglican. Children: 2 sons. Interests:
Gardening, Needlepoint. Address:
(business) 167 Mountain View Avenue,
Kingston 6; Tel. 977-0891; (residence) Enfield
House, Gordon Town, St. Andrew.
Edward Lyel, C.D., Attorney-at-Law.
Director JCSA Limited. Organizations:
Member Conveyancing Committee;
Jamaica Bar Association, Managing Committee
Service Mutual Thrift Society, Town and
Country Planning Authority, Archives
Advisory Committee, Ward Theatre Foundation.
Born: Jamaica, March 13, 1930, son
of the late Edward Leslie Miller, Accountant
and Hyacinth Verne Facey-Miller. Educated:
Inns of Court School of Law, Lincolns
Inn. Career: Assistant Clerk of Courts
1948-58; Deputy Clerk of Courts
1958-62, Clerk of Courts 1963-1967 (Resident
Magistrates Courts Department); Registrar
of Titles 1967-80; Civil Servant, Permanent
Secretary Ministry of Local Government 1980-90.
Denomination: Roman Catholic. Married:
Shirley Isabelle Meikle, February 10,1963;
1 son, 1 daughter. Interests: Reading,
Walking. Club: Liguanea. Address:
(business) 17 Ruthven Road, Kingston 10.
Tel. 929-3477-9; (residence) 16 Durham Avenue,
Errol L., C.D., B.Sc., Dip. Ed., H.
Dip. Ed., M.A., Ph.D.; Educator, Professor
Education U.W.I. since 1981. Organizations:
Chairman Advisory Council Jamaica Constabulary
Force Staff College, Joint
Board of Teacher Education, Finance Committee
Jamaica Teachers Association, Board of Youth
Opportunities Unlimited; Vice Chairman Mico
Foundation; Member Board Calabar High School,
Board United Theological College of the
West Indies, Founding President Jamaica
Association of Teacher Educators, Member
Board International Council for the Education
of Teachers, Washington D.C., American Education
Research Association; Trustee Lady Mico
Charity, London; Member Jamaica Broadcasting
Corporation, Editorial Board, CARNEID, Barbados;
. Born: Kingston, Jamaica, August
11, 1939, son of Percy L. Miller, Journalist,
and Marion Louise Dahl-Miller. Educated:
Calabar High School, University of the
West Indies, Harvard University. Career:
Teacher Calabar High School 1958, Excelsior
High School 1961-66; Lecturer Department
of Education U.W.I. 1966-72, Principal Mico
Training College 1972-80; Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Education (Secondment) 1974-75;
Past President Jamaica Teachers Association;
Senator 1984-89. Awards: Centenary
Medal 1981, Institute of Jamaica; J.T.A.
National Honour Roll 1984 for services to
the Teaching Profession; International Visitor
Grant U.S. State Dept. 1983; Super Lion
Award by Chancellor Hall U.W.I. for being
an outstanding Graduate of U.W.I. 1977.
Junior Chamber Distinguished Service Award
for Service in the field of Education 1980,
National Honour Roll, Jamaica Teachers
Association 1984; Mico College Gold Medal
for distinguished services 1986; Fulbright-Hays
Senior Academic Fellow, Stanford University
1988, Jamaica Teachers Associations
25th anniversary award 1990; Consultancy
Fellow, International Institute of Educational
Planning, Paris 1990. Publications:
An Appraisal of Jamaica Education 1967,
Body Image, Physical Beauty and Colour among
Jamaican Adolescents 1969. Education and
Society in Jamaica 1971. Self and Identity
Problems in Jamaica: From the perspective
of shame 1971, An Appraisal of the Sixth
Form Idea 1972, Self Evaluation among Jamaican
High School Girls 1973. Government Expenditure
in Education: Are the Priorities Right 1974.
A Case Study in Alternative Perspective.
Jamaican Young Peoples view of Self
and North Americans 1980, Marginalization
of the Black Male 1986, In-service Teacher
Education in the Caribbean 1991, Jamaica
Society and High Schooling 1990, Men at
Risk 1991. Denomination: Baptist.
Married: Sharon Rowe, June 8, 1991,
2 sons. Interests: Cricket, Table
Tennis, Dominoes, Public Speaking. Address:
(business) Faculty of Education, U.W.I.,
Mona, Kingston 7. Tel. 927-0769; (residence)
6 Wiggan Loop, Kingston 6.
Hugh Clinton, C.D., J.P., B.Sc.(Hons.),
D.I.C.T.A.; Agriculturist. Director of Investments
Promotions, Agricultural Development Corporation
since March 1981. Director Rillim Developments
Ltd., Orange Bay Development Ltd., Projects
for People Ltd., Fund for International
Self Help Jamaica (F.I.S.H.). Born:
Browns Town, St. Ann, Jamaica,
March 15, 1912, son of Frederick L. Miller,
Dry Goods Merchant, and Margaret Elaine
Barker-Miller (both decd). Educated:
Browns Town High School, Jamaica
College, McGill University. Career:
Agricultural Office Department of Agriculture
(Jamaica), Headmaster Jamaica School of
Agriculture, Chairman Yallahs Valley Land
Technical Officer Ministry of Agriculture,
Development Officer Caribbean Commission,
Director Extra Mural Studies, University
of the West Indies, Agribusiness Manager
Jamaica CitizensBank, Chairman Agricultural
Development Corporation 1973, Crop Specialist
Jamaica Development Bank April 1975
March1981. Awards: Winner
Drax Scholarship Jamaica Agricultural
Scholarship, Member of the Order of Distinction
Rank of Commander 1977. Publications:
Co-Editor Credit Officers Handbook,
Editor Jamaica Development Bank Reference
Book for Agricultural Credit Officers. Denomination:
Methodist. Married: Lois Litchfield
Kelly, July 28, 1978; 1 son, 3 daughters
(from previous marriage). Interests:
Gardening. Address: P.O. Box
16, Gordon Town. Tel. 927-2511.
Lois Litchfield, L.R.A.M., A.R.C.M.,
(Teachers Dip). Gold medallist I.L.A.M.,
Music Teacher. Born: Kencot, St.
Andrew, daughter of the late Lewis M. Kelly,
Manufacturer and Businessman and Catherine
Litchfield. Educated: Half Way Tree
Primary School, St. Andrew High School,
Blanche Smith School of Music, Bristol (England).
Career: Drama. Elocution Actress.
Starred in plays locally, in New York, and
England, Drama Teacher. Played in annual
Pantomime for many years. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Hugh C. Miller,
July 31, 1978. Interests: Reading,
Cooking, Drama. Address: Kyalami,
P.O. Box 16, Gordon Town. P.O.
Lucille Violet, Pharmacist. Director
Meat & Poultry Ltd., Long Acres Meat
Ltd., Rellimco Ltd., Copperwood Ltd., since
1963 and 1975. Organizations: Chairman
Jamaica Federation of Women, Member Hanover
Chamber of Commerce, President Hanover Garden
Club, Treasurer Hanover Early Childhood
Education; Board Member International Alliance
of Women, Ruseas Comprehensive High School;
Co-ordinator Women in Development
United Way, Member
of C.V.S.S. Elder Lucea United Church. Born:
Savanna-la-Mar, December 1, 1915, daughter
of the late Frederick Albert Simpson, Inspector
of Police and Lillian Violet Simpson-Mair.
Educated: Ruseaus High School.
Denomination: United Church of Jamaica
and Grand Cayman. Married: Percival
Allwood Miller, August 1, 1942; 2 daughters.
Interests: Gardening, Cookery and Sewing,
Community work. Address: (business)
P.O. Box 15, Lucea. Tel. 956-2362; (residence)
Rock Renton, Lucea.
Paul Ainsley, A.I.I.M., Operations
Manager, Estate Industries Ltd. Director
Caribbean Liqueurs, West Indies Liqueurs.
Organizations: Assistant Chief Commissioner
Scout Association of Jamaica; Past Master
Lodge St John No. 623 S.C.; Distinguished
Past President Kiwinis Club of North St
Andrew; Member Board of Governor, St Andrew
Technical High School. Born: Kingston,
Jamaica, January 9, 1943, son of Harry Miller,
Milliner, and Valerie Miller, Teacher. Educated:
Kingston College; College of Arts, Science
and Technology. Career: Government
Printing Office 1961-62; Held positions
of Lab Technican, Production Supervisor,
Production Coordinator, Operations Manager,
Estate Industries Ltd. 1962-83. Denomination:
United Church of Jamica and Grand Cayman;
Deacon at North Street United Church. Married:
Yvonne Fay Walters, June 1, 1968; 2 sons,
1 daughter. Interests: Swimming,
Reading, Community work. Clubs: Kingston,
Liguanea. Address: (business) 232
Spanish Town Road, Kingston 11. Tel. 923-7463;
(residence) 4 Oldgate Drive, Kingston 19.
Percy Lincoln (Jnr.), B.Sc., M.Sc.,
Ph.D. (U.W.I.); Soil Chemist. Managing Director
Cocoa Farms Development Co. Ltd. since 1990.
Organizations: Secretary Jamaica
Association of Scientists and Technologists,
Panel Judges J.A.S. Annual Denbigh Show,
External Lecturer J.S.A. External Lecturer
C.A.S.T., Member Caribbean Food Crop Society,
President All Island Cocoa Industry Board
Staff Association. Born: St. Andrew,
Jamaica, February 14, 1944, son of Percy
Lincoln Miller, Journalist and Joyce Marion
Dahl-Miller. Educated: Calabar High
School, Jamaica School of Agriculture, University
of the West Indies, McGill University. Career:
Graduated U.W.I., St. Augustine 1968,
Appt Agricultural Officer, Ministry of Agriculture
1968-73, Senior Agricultural Officer 1973-78,
Head Agricultural Chemistry Division 1978-81;
Regional Director of Research and Development,
Ministry of Agriculture 1981-85; Director
of Research, Cocoa Industry Board 1986-90.
Publications: Various Technical Research
Papers in Local and International Journals
in the Field of Soil Science. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Barbara Stephanie
Black, August 23, 1970; 2 sons. Interests:
Chess, Jogging. Clubs: McGill
Graduate Society (local Chapter), Ja. Association
of Scientists & Technologists. Address:
(business) Cocoa Industry Board, Marcus
Garvey Drive, Kingston 15. Tel. 923-6411;
(residence) 5 Wright Close, Stony Hill P.O.,
Shirley Isabelle, C.D., Q.C.,
M.A., C.D., LL.B. (Hons.); Attorney-at-Law.
Director of Legal Reform, Ministry of Justice
since June 1, 1977. Organizations: Member,
General Legal Council. Born: Port
Maria, Jamaica, August 30, 1937, daughter
of the late Hugh Osmond S. Meikle and Minette
P. Meikle (nee Walter). Educated: Port
Maria Kindergarten and Primary Schools,
St. Hildas D.H.S., London School of
Economics, London University, Lincolns
Inn, University of the West Indies. Awards:
Jamaica Centenary Scholar, Buchanan Prizeman
Lincolns Inn. Career: Assistant
Crown Counsel, 1962-66; Crown Counsel 1966-70;
Assistant Attorney General 1970-73; Senior
Assistant Attorney General 1973-77; Member
Broadcasting Authority 1970-77; Member General
Legal Council 1972-74 and since 1986; Member
of Council of Jamaican Bar Association until
1975; Member of Advisory Committee on Worker
Participation 1975. Member of Electoral
Advisory Committee 1979-1993; Member of
the Commonwealth Observer Group at the 1991
Elections in Zambia and the 1992 Elections
in Guyana. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Edward Lyel Miller, February
9, 1963; 1 daughter, 1 son. Interests:
Spanish Language, Travel, Reading, Sewing.
Address: Legal Reform Department,
Ministry of Legal Affairs, 12 Ocean Boulevard,
1st Floor, Kingston Mall, P.O. Box 976,
Kingston. Tel. 922-0080.
Thelma Elaine Bryson, F.C.I.S.; Chartered
Secretary in Public Practice. Managing Director
company Services Ltd. since March 1974.
Organizations: Member of the
Executive Association of Chartered Secretaries
and Administrators in Jamaica since 1972,
President 1981-83. Born: Kingston,
daughter of the late Arthur Albert Miller,
Businessman and Accountant and Emily Lawrence-Miller.
Educated: Porus Elementary School,
Excelsior High School, College of Arts,
Science and Technology, Certificate in Business
Studies. Career: The Gleaner Company
Ltd. 1950-74, Executive Assistant jointly
to the Executive Director and General Manager
1968-71, Employment Officer 1971-74, Leader
of the Jamaicas Delegation to the
First International Convention of Chartered
Secretaries and Administrators in Hong Kong
(1979) and one of the Commentators at the
Convention. Denomination: Anglican.
Interests: Walking, Badminton, Baking,
Voluntary Social Work. Address: (business)
28 Beechwood Avenue, Kingston 5. Tel: 929-2438/6091;
(residence) P.O. Box 85, Kingston 6.
Woodburn Davidson, C.D., J.P.,
B.A.(Hons.), Higher Dip. Ed., Dip.
Educational Admin.; Retired Teacher and
General Secretary Jamaica Teachers
Association. Deputy Chairman, Joint Trade
Union Research Development Centre, Director,
Jamaica Publishing House, Member, Teachers
Service Commission, National Council on
Education, Board of Governors, Mico Teachers
College and St. Hughs High School.
Organizations: Foundation Member
Jamaica Teachers Association (President
in 1979), President, Christian Auxiliary
Movement, Trafalgar Park Citizens
Association, Harbour View Citizens Association,
Member J.U.T., Cadet Officer since 1954,
Formerly 2nd in Charge, J.C.C.F., Member
Teachers Service Commission. Born:
Rock River, Clarendon, February 24,
1929, son of John N. Miller, Farmer, and
Lavinia Miller, Housewife (both decd).
Educated: Rock River Primary, Mico
Training College, University College of
the West Indies, University of Leeds. Career:
Teacher Crofts Hill Primary School 1952-53,
Cockburn Pen Primary School 1953, Vice Principal,
Wolmers Boys School 1953-74;
Principal, Kingston Technical High School
1974-75; Principal, DeCarteret College 1975-79,
Principal, Kingston College 1980-86, Secretary
General, Jamaica Teachers Association
1986-94. Denomination: Anglican -
(Lay Reader). Married: Inez V. Thompson,
December 29, 1956. Interests: Gardening,
Swimming, Indoor Games. Address:
; (residence) 1 Breary Avenue, Kingston
10 Tel: 926-6065.
Hon. Donald Owen, O.J., B.Sc., Dip.
Pub. Admin. Organisations: Member
of Privy Council, Member of Judicial Service
Commission, Member of Board of Dispute Resolution
Foundation, Member of Breakfast Club a discussion
programme on KLAS radio station, Hon. Member
Town & Country Planning Association,
Member of Group of Special Advisor to Executive
Director on Environment Programme, Member
of North South Round Table, Member of Society
for International Development, Member of
Council of International Foundation for
Development Alternatives. Born: Mandeville,
Jamaica, July 23, 1921, son of the late
Gilbert Maxwell Mills, Sergeant Major of
Police, and Josephine Icilda Payton-Mills.
Educated: Chapelton Elementary School;
Jamaica College; London School of Economics.
Career: Director, Central Planning
Acting Registrar, U.W.I. 1965-66; Development
Permanent Secretary, Bahamas 1969-70; Alternate
Executive Director, International Monetary
Fund 1971-72; Ambassador and Permanent Representative
of Jamaica to the United Nations, New York
President, UN Economic and Social Council
(1978); President, UN Security Council January
1979 and March 1980; Chairman, Group of
77, The Developing Country Members of
U.N. and Chief Spokesman for the Group 1977-78;
Member, Group of Experts
by Secretary General of UN on restructuring
of the economic and social sectors of the
UN; Ambassador (non-resident) to Republic
of Argentina 1974-81. Chairman of Natural
Resources Conservation Authority
Awards: Order of Jamaica for services
in International Relations 1979; Designated
Honorary Research Fellow ISER, University
of the West Indies 1985. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Sonia Yvonne
McPherson, December 15, 1967; 2 sons, 2
daughters. Interests: Music, Reading,
International Affairs, Environment. Address:
11 Lady Kay Drive, Kingston 8.
Hon. Gladstone Everard Maxwell, O.J.,
C.D., B.Sc. (Econ.) Hons., M.P.A.; University
Professor. Emeritus Professor since 1990.
(Chairman, Electoral Advisory Committee,
Jamaica 1979-1993) Organizations: Chairman,
Grace Kennedy Foundation, Chairman, Issa
Scholarship Committee since 1965 , Member
Jamaica Cricket Board of Control, Editorial
International Review of Administrative Sciences,
Managing Board International Association
of Schools, Institutes of Administration;
Member, W.H.O. Panel of Experts on Health
Administration and of U.N. Group of Experts
on Strengthening Public Administration in
the 1980s and 90s; Former
Member, Committee on International Thesaurus
of Public Administration; Chairman Grace
Kennedy Scholarship Committee, Consultant
to P.A.H.O., U.N.D.P., U.N.E.S.C.O., U.N.D.A.D.,
Commonwealth Secretariat; Consultant to
Jamaica Administrative Reform Programme;
Member, Managing Committee on Hall of Fame
for Sports. Born: Mandeville, Jamaica,
February 12, 1920, son of Gilbert Maxwell
Mills, Sergeant Major of Police, and Josephine
Isilda Payton-Mills (both decd). Educated:
Jamaica College, London and Harvard Universities.
Career: Jamaica Civil Service 1938-60,
Ministries of Finance and Industry and Central
Planning Unit (Assistant Under Secretary).
West Indian Governments Liaison Officer
for West Indian Students in British Isles
on secondment to Colonial Office 1948-51;
Associate Director of Training in Public
Administration (Senior Lecturer) U.W.I.
1960-65; Director (Professorial Status)
1965-90; Professor Public Administration
1972-90. Public Service: Member (1973-74)
and Chairman, Public Service Commission
1974-77; Member, Judicial Services Commission
1974-80; Member, Commission on Staffing
of Civil Service in the West Indian Territories;
Chairman, Commission on Civil Services Salaries
and Conditions of Service British
Virgin Islands and Commission on Caricom
Secretarial Salaries and Recruitment. Chairman,
Committee on Local Government Reform, Jamaica
1972-74; Chairman, Committee on a National
Registration System 1982-83; Former Head,
Department of Government, University of
the West Indies 1963-80; Chairman Commission
of Enquiry into Sugar Industry 1987-88;
Former Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences,
U.W.I. 1967-70, 1980-84; Review Team for
CARICOM Regional Organizations and Programmes
1989-90. Awards: Gleaner Special
Award 1980 for work done in the Public Service,Simon
Professorial Fellowship, University of Manchester
1978, Carlton Alexander Memorial 1991, Chairman,
Arbitration Panel: Government & the
Police Federation; Chairman, Evaluation
Teams, Divestment of Government-owned Sugar
Factories and Cane Lands; Chairman, Cane
Prices Committee; Chairman Advisory Council
on Local Government Reform. Publications:
Book Grist for the Mills.
Articles Education and Training
for the Public
in the West Indies, Journal of Administration
Overseas, Vol. V., No. 3, July 1966. Public
Policy and Private Enterprise in
Commonwealth Caribbean, Social and Economic
Studies, June 1974. Public Administration
and Public Policy Research in
Small Developing State, Methodology
and Change Working Paper No. 14, I.S.E.R.
U.W.I. 1978. Local Government in a Small
Developing State: Jamaica, Institute
of Commonwealth Studies, Comparative Politics
1979. Electoral Reform in Jamaica,
Parliamentarian, April 1981. Public Administration
in the Commonwealth
Evolution etc., Social and Economic Studies,
March 1970. The Environment of Commonwealth
Caribbean Bureaucracies, International Review
of Administrative Sciences, January 1973.
Public Administration and Change in a Small
Developing State: Jamaica, Ecole´ Nationale
d Administration, (Quebec), December
1979, The Administration of Public Enterprise:
Jamaica and Trinidad/Tobago., Social &Economic
Studies, March 1981, Public Sector Reform
in Jamaica, International Review of Admininistrative
Sciences Sept. 1987, The English Speaking
Caribbean, Public Administration in the
Third World, The Institutional Framework
of Government, Jamaica in Independence,
Privatization in Jamaica and Trinidad and
Tobago. Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Winnifred Eugenie Moss, December 22,
1949; 2 sons. Interests: Sports,
Music, Theatre. Club: Kingston Cricket.
Address: (business) Department of
Government, U.W.I., Mona, Kingston 7. Tel.
927-2592; (residence) 1 Crawford Avenue,
John Oliver (Jackie), J.P., B. Com.;
Economist. Managing Director Jamaica Standard
Products Company Ltd. since 1973. Organizations:
President Manchester Parish Investment
Committee Ltd., Chairman National Development
Foundation of Jamaica, Mandeville Advisory
Committee 1971. Senator Jaycees Movement.
Chairman, Barita Unit Trust; Board Member
JAMPRO 1993; Board Member, Jamaica Producers
Group Ltd.; Director, Island Broadcasting
Services Ltd. 1989; Trustee Manchester Health
Trust 1991. Born: Mandeville, May
20, 1935, son of the late Leslie Oliver
Minott, Managing Director Jamaica Standard
Products Company Ltd., and Edna May Smith-Minott.
Educated: Munro College, McGill University.
Career: 1954-55 Timekeeper Monymusk
Sugar Estate, 1959-60 Assistant Manager
New York Office J.I.D.C., 1960-62 Research
Economist, Asst. to General Manager, Jamaica
Industrial Development Corporation; 1963-70
Sales Manager (Rural) Desnoes & Geddes
Ltd., 1971-72 Managing Director Jackie Minott
Associates Consultants, Director JAMINTEL
1972-76, Board Member Sugar Industry Labour
Welfare Board 1974-77. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Beverley Hope
Walker, July 16, 1966, 1 son, 1 daughter.
Interests: Tennis, Jogging, Bird
shooting. Clubs: Manchester, Mandeville,
Kingston Cricket. Address: (business)
P.O. Box 2, Williamsfield P.O., Manchester.
Tel. 962-4211; (residence) Advent Avenue,
Mandeville P.O., Manchester.
Leopold Oliver, O.D., Company Executive,
Former Managing Director Metal Box Jamaica
Ltd. since 1977. Born: St. Anns
Bay, June 19, 1926, son of the late Wentworth
Ross Minott, Produce Dealer and Viola Beatrice
Educated: St. Anns Bay Elementary
School, Excelsior and St. Georges
Extension Colleges. Career: Royal
Air Force 1944-46; Civil Servant 1946-52;
Joined Metal Box Jamaica Ltd. 1952, as Senior
Clerk and subsequently appointed Shipping
Manager, Commercial Manager, Chief Sales
and Personnel Executive, Managing Director.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Carmen Hyacinth Simms, December 8, 1951;
2 sons, 2 daughters. Interests: Golf,
Reading. Clubs: Liguanea, Rotary,
Constant Spring Golf. Address: (residence)
2 Garden View, Kingston 8.
Ivy Joyce, B.A., M. Phil., Ed..D. Lecturer,
Faculty of Education, U.W.I. since Oct.
1992. Organizations: Girl Guide Association,
Co-Founder and Member Cherry Gardens Citizens
Association. Born: Gayle, St. Mary,
June 18, 1933, daughter William R. Henry,
Teacher, and Mrs. Francella Murray, teacher
(both decd). Educated: Shortwood
Teachers College, University of the
West Indies. Career: Teacher Seaforth
Primary School 1956, Franklyn Town Primary
1956-65, Head English Dept., Senior Teacher,
Vice-Principal Ardenne High School 1968-79;
Credit Officer in Loan Administration Dept.
Head Office Workers Savings and Loan
Bank 1979-1982. Headmistress Hampton High
School Jan. 1983-Dec.1988, Senior Assistant
Registrar in Administration Caribbean Examinations
Council (CXC) , Jamaica. (Jan-Sept. 1989),
Ministry of Education & Culture, Co-ordinator
GoJ/IDB Primary School Project (Nov. 1989-Dec.1991)
Director of Accreditation, University Council
of Jamaica (Jan.-Sept. 1992), Examiner CXC
since 1978. Publications. English
in Action Books 1 & 2 in collaboration
with Mr. Roy Ebanks. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Frank C. Mitchell,
August 8, 1957; 1 son, 1 daughter. Interests:
Reading, Writing, Gardening, Community
work. Address: (business) Faculty
of Education, U.W.I., Mona, Kingston 7;
Tel. 927-1661-9; (residence) 23 Upper Markway,
Cherry Gardens, Kingston 8. Motto: Treat
Others as You would have them treat You.
Leslie Roberts, Retired Civil Servant.
Member Industrial Disputes Tribunal since
1981. Organizations: Chairman Schools
Board (Cavaliers, Golden Valley & Mount
James); Peoples Warden, St. Judes
Anglican Church; Past Master Ewing Lodge,
Royal Arch & Sussex Mark Lodges. Born:
Coopers Hill, Port Antonio, Portland,
11th October, 1912, son of the late Samuel
R. Mitchell, Farmer, and
Norris-Mitchell. Educated: Elementary
School, Private Tuition, School of Accountancy
(Scotland), University of Arizona. Career:
Marketing Officer Marketing Department,
Chief Inspector of Produce Jamaica 1956;
Attended Courses in Technology of Tropical
Fruits & Vegetables, University of Arizona
1954-55, in Urban Marketing Israel 1963;
Chairman Coffee Industry Board 1972/81;
Represented Coffee Board at Royal Agricultural
Society of the Commonwealth Conference in
Canada 1977; Member Coffee Boards
Delegations to Puerto Rico, Brazil, Cuba,
Japan; Negotiated and finalized C.D.C. Loan
(J$14 Million) for Expansion of Coffee in
Blue Mountain Area. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Iris Lucille Atkinson 1945;
3 sons, 1 daughter. Interests: Swimming,
Reading, Farming. Address: 38 Spring
Way, Kingston 8.
Hezekiah, Farmer, Mayor of Port Antionio.
Managing Proprietor Cedar Hurst Farms Ltd.
Organizations: Board Member and Finance
Chairman Portland Blue Mountain Coffee Co-op;
Chairman Portland Parish Council; Treasurer
and Executive Member Portland Association
of Branch Societies (J.A.S.). Born: Spring
Hill, Portland, son of David Molloy Farm
Manager, and Retinella Molloy (both decd).
Educated: Cascade Elementary School,
Highgate Continuation School, Bennetts
College (Correspondence). Career:
Salesman Cedar Hurst Farm 1956-69; Assistant
Manager Cedar Hurst Farm Ltd. 1969-73; Director
Cedar Hurst Farm Ltd. 1973-79. Awards:
Champion Farmer 1983, 1984 and 1985.
Denomination: Quaker. Married:
Nelly Lewis, December 1965; 1 son, 5
daughters. Interests: Boxing, Cricket,
Weight-lifting. Address: (business)
Cedar Valley, Spring Hill P.O., Portland;
(residence) Wakefield, Spring Hill P.O.
Orlando McArthur, B.Th., M.A.; Minister
of Religion/College Teacher. Professor of
Religion, Former Chairman Department of
Religion, West Indies college since 1991,
Co-ordinator Andrews University Extension
Graduate Programme West Indies College campus
since 1984. Visiting Professor Andrews University
since 1989. Organizations: President
United Nations Associations of Jamaica,
Member Society of Biblical Literature. Born:
Bernard Lodge, St. Catherine, December
3, 1947, son of Lorrainzo Moncrieffe, Heavy
Equipment Operator, and Mrs. Mavis Sayles,
Practical Nurse (both decd). Educated:
St. Jago High School, West Indies College,
Andrews and Duke Universities. Career:
Pastor May Pen Circuit and Teacher May
Pen High School 1968-69; Pastor Browns
Town Circuit 1970-72; Principal Port Maria
High School 1972-74; Pastor Port Maria Circuit
1974-77; Mandeville Circuit 1977-79; Portmore
Circuit 1979-80; Assistant Professor of
Religion, West Indies College, 1980-81;
Research and Teaching Assistant in Biblical
Studies Duke University 1981-84; Associate
Professor of Religion, West Indies College
1984-90. Denomination: Seventh-Day
Adventist. Married: Maureen McKenley,
October 1969; 3 sons, 2 daughters. Interests:
All forms of sports, Amateur Astronomy,
Camping, Reading non-fiction.
Hazel Conupe, O.D. J.P. Ex-Senator,
Social Worker. Executive Consultant, Citizens
Advice Bureau, Hon. Secretary Hyacinth Lightbourne
Visiting Nursing Service, Director, Beautiiful
Flowers and Wedding Centre. Organizations:
Founder and Chairman Board of Management
Citizens Advice Bureau Basic
School and Hazel Monteith Skills Training
Centre. Board of Management Josephine Glasspole
Basic School,Member National Council for
the Aged, Lay Magistrates
Associatio. Born: Savanna-la-Mar,
Westmoreland, daughter of James Nathaniel
F. Williams, J.P., Property Owner, and Blanche
Maud Evangeline Williams, nee Tomlinson
(both decd). Educated: Private
Tuition, Mannings High School, University
of the West Indies. Career: Voluntary
teacher Art and Craft (with special skill
in dress-designing and making, machine embroidery
and millinery). Travelling Organizer Jamaica
Federation of Women 1960-72. Presenter of
regular programme Citizens Advice
Bureau R.J.R. Awards: 1st
recipient of Community Award from Andrews
Memorial Chapel 1983, Press Award 1984,
for C.A.B. radio programme on R.J.R., one
of the 60 women recognized by Bureau of
Womens Affairs for outstanding social
work to mark the Decade of Women; Harmony
in the Home Award for Community Work 1988;
Mannings High School Award - Distinguished
Past Student 1988. Publications: Compiled
Citizens Advice Bureau Manual which
includes edited versions of lectures by
specialists briefing sessions for bureau
workers (used by libraries and community
leaders). Denomination: Baptist.
Married: Emanuel Joscelyn Monteith
(decd) , 1942; 1 son, 1 daughter.
Interests: Gardening, Dress-making,
Floral arranging, People. Club:
Executive Member Soroptimist Club of Jamaica.
Address: (business) 29 Beechwood
Avenue, Kingston 5. Tel. 929-3047/2648;
(residence) 37 Banana Walk, P.O. Box 521,
Kingston 8. Tel: 931-2234. Motto: Whatever
the Mind conceives and believes can be Achieved.
James Henry Benjamin, J.P., L.D.S.,
Dip. M.S.; General Dental Practitioner.
Dental Surgeon in Private Practice since
1964. Organizations: Member Jamaica
Institute of Management Jamaica Dental Association
Born: New Market, St. Elizabeth,
November 20, 1928; son of Henry Benjamin
Monteith, Educator, Produce Inspector, Journalist,
Farmer, and Icema Ruby Wint-Monteith (both
decd). Educated: Browns
Town Elementary School, Jamaica College,
Liverpool University. Career: Assistant
Master Jamaica College 1947-49; Dental House
Surgeon St. Thomas Hospital (London
) 1956; President Jamaica Dental Association
1962-63; Dental Officer Ministry of Health
(Jamaica) 1956-84; Member Dental Council
of Jamaica 1974-80. President, Rotary Club
of St. Andrew 1977-78. Chairman, Dental
Council of Jamaica 1992-95. Married:
Leonora Christine Mitchell, April 13,
1968. Interests: Music, Photography,
Golf, Track and field Athletics (Champion
Hop Step and Jump event Northern Counties
Athletic Association (England) 1954, and
West Indies Amateur Athletic Federation
1957). Clubs: Rotary Club of St.
Andrew, Liguanea. Address: (business)
85 Hope Road, Blue Cross Medical Centre,
Kingston 6. Tel. 927-9957. (residence) Sunset
Apartments, 67 Sunset Avenue, Kingston 8.
Noel, T.T., B.A., M.Ed., Dip. Physical
Ed.; Teacher, Principal Cornwall College
since 1986. Organizations: President
Jamaica Amateur Volley Ball Association;
President Sunset All Stars Volley Ball Club.
Born: Black River, St. Elizabeth,
December 25, 1941, son of the late John
E. Monteith, Farmer, and Pearlene E. Monteith,
Housewife. Educated: Kilmarnock Primary
School, Mico Teachers College, Ottawa University,
(Canada), Leeds University (England). Career:
Pre-trained Teacher Kilmarnock Primary
School 1959-60; Teacher Grange Hill 1964-65;
Principal Carmel All-Age 1965-69, Lecturer
Mico Teachers College 1969-72; Teacher Buckingham
Elementary School (Canada) 1972-76; Principal
Maud McLeod Secondary School 1976-86. Awards:
Mico College 150th Anniversary Award;
Maud McLeod 10th Anniversary Award. Publications:
Plan Book for Teachers. Denomination:
Moravian. Married: Audrey A.
Dunn, December 18, 1965; 3 sons. Interests:
All forms of sports. Club: Sunset
All Stars Volley Ball. Address: (business)
Cornwall College, Montego Bay, St. James.
Tel. 952-5146; (residence) Lennox, Carmel
Kenneth Earl, Dip. Structural Engineering.
Chairman, Managing Director Morgans Group
of Companies consisting of Morgans Industries
Ltd., Polyflex Foam Ltd. Therapeutic Caribbean
Co. Ltd., Kenmorg Holdings Lt., Jumbolon
Jamaica Ltd., Organisation: President,
Jamaica Lawn Tennis Association since 1992.
Born: Kingston, Jamaica June 6, 1944,
son of the late David Morgan, Building Contractor
and Edna Morgan, Housewife. Educated:
All Saints Primary; Kingston Technical;
The College of Arts, Science and Technology.
Career: Engineer, Reginald Aitken
Ltd.1971-73; Sales Engineer McCurnin Simons
Ltd. 1973-74. Award: Cast Award 1992.
Married: Joycelin Dorothy Morgan,
July 15, 1972; 2 sons, 3 daughters. Denomination:
United Church. Interests: Cricket,
Lawn Tennis, Draughts, Dominoes. Clubs:
Kingston Cricket, Liguanea, Pegasus.
Address: (business) 68 Lady Musgrave
Road. Tel. 92-77307/74539; (residence) 7
Directors Way, St. Andrew. Motto:
Do Good Regardless.
Hon. Miss Justice Madge Ella Eileen, O.J.
Attorney-at-Law. Judge of the Court
of Appeal (retired). Executive Chairman,
Police Public Complaints Authority since
1993. . Organizations: Chairman Board
Shortwood Teachers College; Member Joint
Board Teacher Education, Soroptimist Club
of Jamaica. Born: Seaforth, St. Thomas,
daughter of the late C.L.D. Morgan, Headmaster,
and Annie Loretta Thompson-Morgan. Educated:
Primary School, Excelsior High School,
Lincolns Inn. Career: R.M. Courts,
St. Thomas; Appointed Deputy Clerk of Courts
1960; Admitted to Jamaican Bar 1961; Clerk
of Courts 1962; Resident Magistrate 1968;
Master in Chambers 1978; Chairman Commission
of Enquiry into uprising at General Penitentiary
Prison 1976; Represented Jamaica at World
Conference of Judges on Terrorism U.S.A.
1979; Puisne Judge 1978-1986; Senior Puisne
Judge1986-1988. Award: Woman of Distinction.
Denomination: Anglican. Interests:
Sewing, Gardening. Clubs: Soroptimist
International of Jamaica. Address: (business)
12 Ocean Boulevard, 4th floor, Kingston
Mall. (residence) P.O. Box 344,
Owen St. Clair, Prof.Medicine; M.A.,
MD , F.R.C.P., F.A.C.P. Head, Dept. Medicine
since 1986; Vice Dean (Clinical), Faculty
of Medical Sciences; U.W.I. Member, several
University Committees. Born: Manchester,
Jamaica, April 26, 1939; son of A. A. Morgan,
Retired Teacher and L.B.Morgan, Retired
Teacher. Educated: Bryce Primary
School; Munro College; Dublin University.
Career: Lecturer, University of the
West Indies to 1976; Senior Lecturer, U.W.I.
1976-84. Denomination: Presbyterian.
Married: Paulette Ffolkes, 1972;
1 daughter. Interests: Reading, Music,
Sport. Club: Rotary Club of Kingston.
Address: (business) Dept. of Medicine,
University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston
7; Tel. 927-1707.
Richard George, J.P.; Business Executive,
Chairman and Managing Director Broadway
Group of Companies. Organizations: 4th
Vice-President Jamaica Exporters Association,
Chairman Jamaica Association of Exporters
to Canada; Board of Governors St. Andrew
Technical High School, Friends of K.P.H.,
Chairman Allied Building Society. Born:
St. Elizabeth, Jamaica, December 19,
1940, son of the late Walter Morgan and
Elvy Hinds-Morgan. Denomination: Brethren.
Married: Lydia Daley-Morgan, June
26, 1965; 2 sons, 1 daughter. Address:
(business) 218 Marcus Garvey Drive, Kingston
11. Tel. 923-6331-4; (residence) 16 Bracknell
Avenue, Kingston 6.
Mervyn Eustace, B.A., M.A.; University
Lecturer, Reader and Head, Department of
English U.W.I. since 1988. Organizations:
Member Jamaica Lawn Tennis Association,
Rhodes Scholars Association. Born:
Kingston, Jamaica, February 21, 1937,
son of the late Eustace Arnold Morris, Accountant,
and Muriel E. Taylor-Morris. Educated:
Munro College, University College of
the West Indies and Oxford University. Career:
Assistant Master Munro College 1957-58.
Registrar University College of the West
Indies/University of the West Indies 1961-62,
Senior English Master, Munro College 1962-66,
Warden Taylor Hall University of the West
Indies 1966-70, Lecturer Department of English
University of the West Indies 1970-77, Visiting
Lecturer University of Kent at Canterbury
(England) 1972-73, Secretary Creative Arts
Centre, University of the West Indies 1975-76;
Senior Lecturer Department of English University
of the West Indies 1977-88. Awards: Institute
of Jamaica Musgrave Silver Medal for Poetry
1976. Publications: Books of Poetry:
The Pond (New Beacon Books, London
1973), On Holy Week, Sangsters
Kingston 1976, Shadow-boxing (New
Beacon Books, London 1979). Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Helen May Scott,
November 4, 1961; 2 sons, 1 daughter. Interests:
Reading, Writing, Music, Theatre, Tennis.
Address: (business) Department of
English, University of the West Indies,
Kingston 7. Tel. 927-0717; (residence) 26
South Monterey Drive, Kingston 6.
Sydney Altimore, L.T.C.L., T.T.D., A.R.C.M.,
L.R.S.M.; Teacher. Principal Lecturer Mico
College since 1980, Head of Music Department
since 1972. Organizations: Past President
Music Teachers Association of Jamaica,
Vice-President of the Orpheus Society. Born:
Darliston, Westmoreland, December 14,
1920 son of Arthur Adonijah Morris and Ellen
Louisa Victoria Wilson-Morris (both decd).
Educated: Caledonia Elementary School,
Mico College, Trinity College of Music London
(British Council Scholar). Career: Pre-trained
Teacher Enfield Primary School Darliston
1941, Choir Master and Assistant Organist
St. Johns Church Darlistion 1939-42,
joined the Kingston Male Voice Choir directed
by Eglon Fairweather and later served as
Assistant Conductor. Trained Teacher Primary
School 1945-46. Teacher Wolmers Boys
School 1946-70; introduced music as a regular
subject on the curriculum up to Senior Cambridge
and Higher Schools levels, produced record
CONCERT 68" in collaboration
with the Wolmers Girls School
Choir. Music Critic for the Daily Gleaner
over a four year period. Awarded a three-week
tour of West Germany by Embassy as Music
Critic from Jamaica. Served for brief periods
as Organist for the Church of St. Margarets
Liguanea and St. Georges East Street
and as Choir Master for St. Lukes
Church, Cross Roads. Taught at Mico College
1970, Winston Churchill Public School Onatario,
Canada 1970-71, External Examiner for the
Jamaica School of Music 1979-81. Awards:
Awarded British Council Scholarship
1950. Pursued class music teaching course
as well as instrumental courses at Trinity
College (London), in Pianoforte, Violoncello
and Recorder. Travel Award to the Federal
Republic of Germany as music critic for
The Gleaner, Mico Service Medal, Diocese
of Jamaica for Service in Education. Wolmers
Old Boys Association Maroon Award forService
to the School. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Pearl Nerissa Lindo, April
6, 1957 (decd); 1 son. Interests:
Music, Concerts, Reading, Psychology,
Philosophy, German. Address: (business)
Mico College, Kingston 5. Tel. 929-5260;
(residence) 1 Birdsucker Close, Kingston
8. Tel. 927-7653.
Alan Patrick; B.Sc., M.Sc.; Executive
Chairman, Mint Investment Ltd. since March
1995. Organizations: Director NALA
Ltd., Mint Investment Ltd., Salada Food
Ja. Ltd., Oxford Building Society. Born:
Oxford, England, January 17, 1959; son of
Hugh P. Morrison, Senior Lecturer (U.W.I.)
Retired, and Pauline Morrison, Housing Accommodation
Officer, U.W.I. Educated: Mona Preparatory
School; Jamaica College; University of the
West Indies. Career: Accountant,
Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica 1981-82;
Audit Supervisor, Touche Ross, Thorburn
& Co. 1984-89; General Manager International
Audit (JAMPRO LTD.) 1989-94; General Manager,
Caribbean First Merchant Bank Ltd. Feb-Nov.
1994. Creative Works: Computer Fraud
at the Work Place. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Lois A.
Neita, August 15, 1987; 2 sons. Interests:
Football, Swimming, Cycling. Club:
Real Mona Football, Jamaica. Address:
(business) 15 Oxford Blvd., Kingston
5. Tel: 960-4334; (residence) Villa Deste,
Lot # 1 Seaveiw Road, Stony Hill, St Andrew.
Errol York St. Aubyn, M.D.,Ph.D.,
F.R.C.P., F.A.C.P. ; Lecturer/Consultant
Physician. Professor & Head Dept. of
Biochemistry, U.W.I. since 1994. Director,
The Diabetes Centre Ltd., EMO (Farms) Ltd.,
Diabetes Association of Jamaica, Mona Institute
of Medical Sciences Ltd. Organizations:
President, Diabetic Association of Jamaica.
Born: Kingston, September 21, 1945;
son of Clinton Arnold Morrison and Lucille
Maud Morrison (both decd). Educated:
Mary Knibb Preparatory, Franklin Town
Primary, Excelsior High School, University
of the West Indies, Royal University of
Malta, University College London. Awards:
Berger Award for Natural Science Research;
Gleaner Award for National Service to Medicine,
especially the Field of Diabetes; U.W.I.
Biochemistry Medal (1966); Independence
Open Scholarship (1963); Commonwealth Scholarship
(1966). Publications: Learned articles
in international journals, mainly on Diabetes
Mellitus. Denomination: Moravian.
Married: Mary Salome Galea, March
30, 1970; 4 daughters. Interests: Farming,
Reading, Medical Journalism. Motto:
If you fail to prepare, you prepare to fail.
Address: (business) Dept. of Biochemistry,
U.W.I., Mona, Kingston 7. 927-2290; (residence)
6 Montclair Drive, Kingston 6.
Harold E., B. Arch., M.J.I.A.; Architect.
Senior Founding Partner Harold Morrison
Associates since 1974. Born: Kingston,
January 1, 1932, son of the late Dr. James
Morrison, Dentist and Cassandra Morrison,
Housewife. Educated: Morris Knibb
Prep. School; Wolmers Boys School;
Cornwall College; Howard University. Career:
Design Architect McMorris, Sibley &
Founder and equal Partner, Shearer &
Morrison Chartered Architects 1965-77; Harold
Morrison Associates has undertaken several
major projects in Jamaica and overseas including
Head Office Shell Co. (W.I.) Ltd. and Waterfront
Re-development for the Government of Belize.
Awards: Company won Jamaica Institute
of Architects award Residential Category
for the Matalons Residence
1986; Caribbean Cement Company Award for
the best use of concrete for the Autofix
Building, West Kings House Road. Denomination:
Roman Catholic. Married: Marjorie
DeMercado, August 31, 1961; 1 son, 2 daughters.
Interests: Rearing Thoroughbreds,
Fishing, Bird shooting. Clubs: Jockey
Club of Jamaica; Jackson Bay Gun and Fishing
(Founder & Past President); Monymusk
Gun, Rod and Tiller; Mid-Island Gun and
Fishing. Address: (business) 15 Bedford
Park Avenue, Kingston 10. Tel. 929-3990-2;
(residence) 10 Durie Drive, Kingston 8.
Michael Patrick, B.A., M.A. (Educ.),
M.Sc., Dip. Ed., University Lecturer. Senior
Lecturer in Education University of the
West Indies since 1986. Organizations:
Full member of the Commission on Geographical
Education of the International Geographical
Union, Steering Committee member the United
States National Council for Social Studies
Education International. Born: Bristol,
United Kingdom, November 14, 1944, son of
David Joseph, Teacher, and Kathleen (decd).
Educated: University of Wales, University
of the West Indies, University of Georgia,
George Washington University. Career:
Head, Geography Department, Chapel End Secondary
Modern School, London, England 1967-69;
Geography Teacher York Castle High School,
St Ann, Jamaica 1969-70; Head Geography
Department, The Queens School 1970-73;
Geographer, Department of Statistics 1973-75;
Senior Stastistician, Ministry of Education
Part-time Lecturer in Geography Education,
School of Education, University of the West
Indies 1971-76; Lecturer in Education, U.W.I.
1976-86; Geography Specialist, Saint Maarten
Academy, Netherlands Antilles (Special
attachment on leave from the University
of the West Indies) 1985-86; Senior Lecturer
in Geography and Social Studies Education,
U.W.I. 1986-87; Project Manager/Education
Adviser, Secondary schools Text Book Project,
Ministry of Education (Special leave from
UWI to accept consultancy as a technical
cooperation officer for the United Kingdom
government) 1987-89. Organizations:
Member of the Council of Management of the
Jamaica Geographical Society 1970-86; Jamaica
National Committee of the International
Geographical Union 1972-75, Sub-Committee
of the Jamaica Council for the Handicapped
1977; Steering Committee for the 2nd conference
of Caribbean Social Studies Educators held
in Kingston Jamaica 1978; School of Education
Liaison Officer on the U.W.I. Public Relation
Committee 1981-82; Education sub-committee
of the Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO
1984-89; Jamaica Teachers Association
Media Studies Committee 1985-86; Disaster
Preparedess Education Committee 1983-85.
Publications: Some 25 textbooks including
Living in a Changing Caribbean, Books
1 & 2 (Nelson 1978, 1980); Caribbean
Secondary School Atlas, editorial advisor
(Coolins-Longman, 1982); Our Island,
Jamaica (1983); The Rainfall of Jamaica:
a self-instructional course (1989);
Images in Print: Bias and Prejudice in
Caribbean Textbooks (ISER, 1988); Caribbean
School Atlas (Longman, 1988); The
Cayman Islands (Macmillan, 1989); Our
Country, the Turks and Caicos Islands (1989);
Geography for Caribbean
Schools, Book 1 (OUP, 1990); Practical
Skills for Caribbean Geography, Books
1 & 2. Has also written over 60 articles
and reports and has edited 9 issues of the
journal Caribbean Geography with
Dr David Baker. Married: Caroline
Young, March 18, 1978; 3
sons. Interests: Writing, Geography,
Exploration. Address: (business)
P.O. Box 176, Mona, Kingston 7.
Paul Hollingsworth, B.Sc. (Business
Admin.); Business Executive, Managing Director
Checker International Ltd. since 1982. Organizations:
Asst. Secretary Professional Golfers
Association; Kingston & St. Andrew Red
Cross Association; Fourth Vice-President,
Jamaica Exporters Association. Born:
September 24, 1945, son of Roy Moses, Farmer,
and Gloria Moses, Housewife. Educated:
McMillan Prep., Calabar High, University
of the West Indies. Career: Stores
Supervisor, AJAS Ltd. 1966-67; Plant Manager,
Operations Manager, Managing Director Kem
Products 1970-82. Denomination: Anglican.
Married: Joan Patricia Lee, November
2, 1969; 2 daughters. Interests:
Golf, Reading. Clubs: Caymanas Golf,
Freemason. Address: (business) Checker
International Ltd., 1 Weymouth Close, Kingston
19. Tel. 923-4405; (residence) 39 Banana
Walk, Kingston 8.
Peter Hollingsworth, B.A. Banker. Country
Corporate Officer, Citibank N.A., Jamaica
since 1988. Director, Caribbean Merchant
Bank, Citifinance Ltd. Organizations:
2nd Vice President Jamaica Bankers Association;
Chairman Jamaica Foundation for Children;
Vice President Calabar Old Boys Association;
Director, Fund Raising Committee, National
Council on Drug Abuse; Immediate Past President,
American Chamber of Commerce; Chairman,
Salvation Army Advisory Board; President
Real Mona Football Club. Born: St.
Andrew, December 13, 1949 son of Roy Moses,
Farmer, and Gloria Moses. Educated: Calabar
High School; Carnegie Mellon University.
Career: Citibank N.A. (Ja.) since
1975; first Jamaican to head Citibanks
operations in Jamaica. Awards: Professional
Secretarys Association Boss
of the Year 1989. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Jennifer Ann
Clarke, October 3, 1981; 3 sons. Interests:
Football, Cricket, Squash, Gardening,
Reading. Club: Real Mona Football.
Address: Citibank N.A. 63-67 Knutsford
Boulevard, Kingston 5. Tel. 926-3270; (residence)
5 Dillsbury Avenue, Kingston 6.
Owen P, Businessman; Managing Director
Hardware and Lumber Ltd., since 1979. Vice-President,
Trading, Pan-Jamaican Investment Trust Ltd.,
Hardware Bulk Purchasers Ltd., Wherry Wharf
Ltd., Wood Preservation Ltd., Director,
The Cecil Boswell Facey Foundation, Director
CVSS United Way of Jamaica. Organizations:
Vice-Chairman Hardware Merchants Association.
Born: Preston, Cuba, July 10, 1927,
son of the late David Moss-Solomon and Rose
Moss-Solomon (nee Denton). Educated:
St. Aloysius Boys School, College of
Arts, Science and Technology. Career:
Started at Hardware and Lumber in 1944
as a counter clerk. Denomination: Roman
Catholic. Married: Marjorie Weston-Spencer
June 26, 1954; 1 son, 1 daughter. Interests:
Tennis, Swimming, Gardening. Address:
(business) Hardware and Lumber Ltd., 697
Spanish Town Road, Kingston 11. Tel. 38911;
(residence) 31 Norbrook Drive, Kingston
Peter Norton, F.A.A.I., M.A.A.T., M.B.I.M.;
Financial Director Grace Kennedy & Co.
Ltd since June 1989. Chairman, Jamaica Intl.
Ins. Co. Ltd., Terminal Services Ltd. Director
Agro-Grace Ltd., Cari-Freight Shipping Co.
Ltd., Grace Kennedy & Co. Ltd., George
& Branday Ltd., Grace Tours Ltd., Grace-Unisys
(Jamaica) Ltd., Grace, Kennedy Export Trading
Ltd., Grace, Kennedy Properties Ltd., Grace,
Kennedy Remittance Services Ltd., Hi-Lo
Food Stores (Ja.) Ltd., Independent Radio
Co. Ltd., Jamaica Venture Fund Ltd., Kingston
Wharves Ltd., Kingston Terminal Operators
Ltd.., Port Services Ltd., Rapid & Sheffield
Co. Ltd., Systems Alliance (Jamaica) Ltd.,
Trafalgar Commercial Bank Ltd., Vortex Ltd.,
Western Terminals Ltd., Grace, Kennedy (Barbados)
Ltd., Grace, Kennedy (Caribbean) Ltd., Grace,
Kennedy (Canada) Inc. Organizations:
Allocation Committee Chairman/Board
of Governors United Way of Jamaica; Director
Grace and Staff Community Development Foundation,
Grace Kennedy Foundation; Grace Co-operative
Credit Union Ltd.; Trustee Grace Kennedy
Employees Investment Trust; Grace
Kennedy & Co. Ltd. Superannuation Fund;
Grace Kennedy & Co. Ltd. Pension Scheme;
Council Member Private Sector Organization
of Jamaica; Kingston Terminal Operators
Ltd., Pension Scheme. Born: St. Andrew,
Jamaica, February 28, 1937, son of James
Seivright Moss-Solomon and Ismilda E. Moss-Solomon
(nee Norton), both decd. Educated:
Priory School, Jamaica College, McGill
University. Career: Worked in various
positions in Grace Kennedy and Company Limited
and its subsidiary companies since 1958.
Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Elizabeth Anne Sasso, May 19, 1962; 1 son,
2 daughters. Interests: Reading,
Social and Community work, Golfing. Clubs:
Constant Spring Golf, Jamaica, Liguanea,
Kingston Cricket. Address: (business)
Grace Kennedy & Co. Ltd., 64 Harbour
Street, Kingston. Tel. 922-3440-9; (residence)
26 Upper Mark Way, Kingston 8.
Miriam, O.D., Adult Educator, Consultant
Adult Education and Literacy. Coordinator
for International Community Education in
Jamaica, Coordinator for Literacy in the
Caribbean - Caribbean Regional Council for
Adult Education. retired Assistant Director
J.A.M.A.L. Technical Services. Organizations:
Member International Task Force for
Literacy - HQ Canada, President Jamiaca
Welfare Credit Union, Chairman Disaster
Preparedness, Jamaica Red Cross. Born:
St. Ann, February 4, 1918, daughter
of Samuel Constantine Moulton, Tailor, and
Brazilla Balfour (both decd). Educated:
Linton Park School; Ohio State University.
Career: Teacher, Social Development
Commission Officer, areas of work
Home Economics, Co-operative Recreation
and Drama, Literacy, Community Organizations;
Social Welfare Course (U.W.I.) in Radio,
Television; Course in Educational Broadcasting,
Photography (London & Italy); Course
in Adult Education (Ohio State University);
Observation visits Adult Literacy Brazil,
Cuba, Ethiopia. Did Pioneer work in Basic
Adult Literacy with the use of Radio and
Television on Central Broadcasting Station,
Programme Together We Learn Social
Development Commission; as Training Officer
visted Gainsville U.S.A. to train Peace
Corps Volunteers, Florida and Train Teachers
of Farm Workers; Consultant to Ministry
of Education - Commonwealth of Dominica
1986-90; Visited for Literacy India, Kenya,
Thailand, Nicaragua, Venezuela, Geneva and
Caribbean Island 1989-91. Awards: Long
Service J.A.M.A.L. 1982; S.D.C. Medal
for Long and Faithful Service1979. Institute
of Jamaica Centenary Medal for Contribution
to Education 1981, Prime Ministers
Award 1983, Good Samaritan award 1990.
Publications: Book Case Study on
Literacy in Jamaica. Denomination:
Methodist. Married: Kenneth Campbell,
February 4, 1978 (decd); 1 son. Interests:
Reading, Gardening, Music, Participation
in various social activities in Community
and Church life. Clubs: 4-H, Womens
Federation, Womens League. Address:
(business) JAMAL, 47B South Camp Road, Kingston
4. Tel. 928-5181-6; (residence) 14 Swansea
Avenue, Kingston 8.
David Manuel, Q.C., C.D., P.C., Attorney-at-Law
since 1957. Director Thermoplastics (Ja.)
Ltd. Organizations: Member Jamaica
Bar Council and Association, Board of Governors,
Excelsior Education Centre, Notary Public,
Privy council of Jamaica, Council of Legal
Education. Born: Santiago, Cuba,
December 29, 1928, son of Arthur Muirhead
and Rafaela Muirhead (nee Thomas) (both
decd). Educated: Allman Town
Primary School, Excelsior High School, London
University. Career: Former Civil
Servant Government of Jamaica and Federation
of the West Indies. Formerly Chief Community
and Industrial Relations Officer - West
Indian High Commission (London), and Civil
Service Representative and Jamaicas
Representative on Panel of Arbitrators
International Centre for Settlement
of Investment Disputes, Former Chairman
Broadcasting Authority. Denomination:
Methodist. Married: Daphne Melbourne,
1956; 2 sons, 1 daughter. Interests:
Swimming, Reading, The Arts. Clubs: Kingston
Cricket, Liguanea, Kingston Downtown Rotary.
Address: 15 Duke Street, Kingston. Tel:
922-7155; (residence) 7 Rockhampton Drive,
Hon. Seymour St. Edward, M.P.; Commissioned
Land Surveyor; Deputy Prime Minister since
April 1993; Minister aof Foreign Affairs
& Foreign Trade since January 1995.
Organizations: Life member Jamaica
Federation of Musicians, Vice President
Peoples National Party. Born:
Cave Valley, St. Ann, May 12, 1931, son
of Sylvester Mulling (decd), and Victoria
Mullings retired school teacher. Educated:
Claremont Elementary School, Jamaica College.
Career: Surveyor, Government Survey
Department up to 1958 then went into private
practice; Member of Parliament for South
East St. Ann 1969-83; Minister of Health
and Agriculture 1972-80; Minister of Finance
and Public Service February, 1989 - November
1990. Minister of Agriculture Nov. 1990-Jan
95. Denomination: Anglican. Married:
Lilieth Bell April 1962, 1 son 1 daughter.
Interests: Playing Piano and Organ.
Address: (business) Ministry of Foreign
Affairs & Foregin Trade, 21 Dominica
Drive, Kingston 5; (residence)) Claremont,
Trevor St. George, B.Sc., M.Sc., D.
Phil.; Political Scientist, Head of the
Department of Government, Reader in Goverment
and Politics, University of the West Indies,
Mona. Organizations: President University
and Allied Workers Union (U.A.W.U.); Member
West Indies Group of University Teachers
(W.I.G.U.T.); Jamaica Rhodes Scholars
Association, Selection Committee British
Caribbean Rhodes Scholarship (1988-90);
Founder member and leader of The Workers
Party of Jamaica 1978-90; Initial convenor
of The New Beginning Movement. Co-Chair,
Constitutional Reform Network. Born:
St. Andrew, December 10, 1944; son of
Huntley Eugene Munroe, Attorney-at-Law,
Q.C., retired Director of Public Prosecutions,
and Muriel Ford-Munroe. Educated: Morris
Knibb Preparatory School, St. Georges
College, University of the West Indies,
Oxford University. Played the lead role
Everyman in the Travelling
Theatre organized by St. Georges
College and the Ministry of Education toured
the towns and villages in Jamaica in connection
with the 1962 Jamaica Independence Celebrations.
U.W.I.; First Class Honours Degree. Represented
U.W. I. in numerous debating tournaments
against American Universities; Chairman
of Inter Club Committee U.W.I.; Oxford University:
Awarded Jamaica Rhodes Scholarship 1966;
won studentship while at Oxford to Nuffield
College; Chairman Oxford University West
Indian Society; Leader Oxford Revolutionary
Socialist Students. Career:Teaching
Assistant University of the West Indies
(Mona) 1964-65; Lecturer Department of Government
U.W.I. 1968-78; Senior Lecturer Dept. ofGovernment
1978-91; Reader in Government 1991; Member
Editorial Board Black Lines (Journal
of Department of Black Studies, Pittsburgh
University 1970); Jamaica National Committee
on Restructuring - U.W.I. 1979; Labour Advisory
Committee Ministry of Labour 1978-80. Member
Editorial Board Transition Institute
of Developing Studies, University of Guyana
1981. Throughout career activist on issues
of social change, human rights and civil
liberties. Publications: Co-editor
ABENG Newspaper 1969; Author or co-author
of books Readings in Government
and Politics of the West Indies, The
Politics of Constitutional Decolonization;
An Introduction to Politics ; Jamaican
Politics A Marxist Perspective in
Transition, the Cold War & The Jamaican
justify 1950-55. Author of many articles
and publications, including The Marxist
justify in Jamaica 1940-50 (I.S.E.R.
1977); The Making of the Jamaica Independence
Constitution, Jamaica Law Journal; The
Bustamante Letters 1935, Jamaica Journal;
Caribbean Politics and the Faculty of
Social Sciences; Social and Economic
Studies; Social Classes and National
Liberation in Jamaica. Married: Ingrid
Wedderburn 1986; 1 son, 1 step-daughter.
Interests: Reading, Swimming, Theatre,
Jamaican Music. Clubs: Senior Common
Room U.W.I., Turn Table. Address:
(business) Department of Government, University
of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7. Tel.
977-5935. Fax 977-1809.
Rt. Rev. William Arthur, L.Th., A.K.C.,
M.A., M. Div.; Clergyman, Bishop of Mandeville
since 1976. Organizations: Chairman
Board of Governors Church Teachers
College, Bishop High School, Elizabeth House
Board of Management; Diocesan Education
and Youth Board; Vice Chairman, Teachers
Services Commission. Born: Morant
Bay, St. Thomas, November 18, 1926, son
of Herbert Livingston Murray, Civil
Servant, and Ruth Maud Bailey-Murray (both
decd). Educated: Ruseas
High School; St. Peters College; Kings
College, London; Union Theological Seminary,
York; Columbia University, New York.
Career: Assistant Master and
Chaplain Kingston College 1950-52; Chaplain
University College and University College
Hospital 1954-61; Assistant Master and Chaplain
St. Jago High School 1962-70; Editor Jamaica
Churchman 1969-70; Principal Church
Teachers College (Mandeville) 1971-78;
Examining Chaplain to Bishop of Jamaica
1971. Chairman, Board of Governors, United
Theological College of the West Indies 1979-85;
Member Board of Governors of Codrington
College, Barbados 1981-84. Awards:
Prime Ministers Medal. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Daphne Jean
Goodin, April 11, 1955; 2 sons, 2 daughters.
Interests: Reading, Fishing, Cricket
and Tennis. Clubs: Kingston Cricket,
Mandeville Rotary. Motto: Pro Christo
per Ecclesiam. Address: Bishops
Residence, Cotton Tree, P.O. Box 159, Mandeville,
Manchester. Tel. 962-3225.
Clinton Reginald, J.P. Retired School
Principal, Music Teacher. Music Teacher
Knox College since 1990. Organisations:
Managing Director, Mid Island Educational
Supplies, Returning Officer for N.W. Manchester,
Vice Chairman, Manchester Parish Library
Committee, Organist & Choral Director,
Mandeville Parish Church, Music Director,
Mandeville Ecumenical Choir, Founder/Owner,
Clinton Muschett Music Studio (Grades 1
- 8). Former President of the J.T.A. 1973;
Board Member, JTA Credit Union 1975-94,
Former Chairman of Manchester Cultural Committee.
Served on Cultural Development Commission.
Has worked tirelessly in serving others
especially in the area of Church development
programmes throughout the entire island.
Born: Limon, Costa Rica February
4, 1924 son of Reginald Muschett,
Builder, and Castella Muschett-Williams,
Housewife (both decd). Educated:
Mico Teachers College. Career:
Principal, Mt. Airy Primary School 1946-51;
Principal Richmond School, Hanover 1951-54;
Cooperative Officer & Admin. Divisional
Officer, Ja. Social Welfare Commission 1954-61;
Principal, Woodlands School 1961-64; Principal,
Hatfield All-Age 1965-85. Awards:
Institute of Jamaica, Centenary Award, Silver
Medal in Music 1979, Prime Ministers
Award, Community Service 1983, Mico Teachers
College 150th Anniversary, Gold Medal, Field
of Education 1986, Institute of Jamaica,
Centenary Award, Silver Medal, Community
Service 1994, Recipient of numerous awards
from local churches and community.
Publications: Wrote many musical
compositions for schools and churches, special
occasions, including Out of Many,
One People 1964, Up,
You Might Race 1987, Make
a Joyful Noise 1992. Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Kathleen Louise
Bryan July 30, 1947, 1 son, 2 daughters.
Interests: Music, Sports (Played
representative cricket for Manchester &
Hanover). Club: Christian Auxilliary
Movement. Motto: Serving God is Service
to Ones Fellowmen. Address:
(business) c/o MIDCO, Grove Court Shopping
Centre, Mandeville P.O. (residence): 4 Sunrise
Crescent, Balvenie Heights, Mandeville P.O.
Frank Leslie, M.A. (Oxon); Attorney-at-Law
and Notary Public. Retired Partner Myers,
Fletcher & Gordon, Attorneys-at-Law.
Director, Jamaica Mutual Life Assurance
Society, West Indies Publishing Ltd. Organizations:
Formerly Chairman Hillel Academy,
Director, United Congregation of Israelites,
Council Member Jamaican Bar Association
and Member Disciplinary Committee General
Legal Council; Past Chairman Banana Industry
Insurance Board; Vice-President Jamaica
Olympic Association; Jamaica Boxing Board
of Control. Born: Kingston, Jamaica,
June 3, 1910, son of the late Alfred deCordova
Myers, Solicitor, and Sybil Barrow-Myers.
Educated: Jamaica College; Munro
College; Exeter College; Oxford University.
Religion: Jewish. Married: Alma
Elaine Brandon, October 6, 1936; 1 son.
Interests: Tennis, Athletics, Soccer,
Cricket, Theatre, Reading. Clubs: Kingston
Cricket, Liguanea. Address: (business)
21 East Street, Kingston; (residence) 7F
Manor Court, Kingston
Horace Peter, Attorney at Law. Senior
Partner, Livingston, Alexander & Levy
since 1987. Organizations: Chairman,
Reckitt and Colman (W.I.) Ltd., Jamaica
Cane Products Sales Ltd., Jamaica General
Insurance Co. Ltd., Lival Insurance Ltd.
Director, Knutsford Capital Merchant Bank
Ltd., President, Jamaica Family Planning
Association since 1988, Director, International
Planned Parenthood Federation (Western Hemisphere
Region) since 1989, Member, Central Council,
International Planned Parenthood Federation
(Western Hemisphere Region) since 1991.
Born: Kingston, Jamaica, June 21,
1934 son of Lionel Myers, Land Surveyor
and Alice Myers, Housewife (both decd).
Educated: Jamaica College and Priory
School. Career: Articled Clerk,
Livingston, Alexander and Levy, 1955-60
and Associate1960-66, Partner since 1987.
Captain, 3rd BN, Jamaica Regiment (National
Reserve) 1964, Member Jamaica Bar Association,
Law Society (England). Denomination:
Anglican. Married: Helen Whitelocke,
June 6, 1964, 2 daughters. Interests:
Golf, Birdshooting, Music. Clubs:
Kingston Cricket, Liguanea, Jamaica,
Monymusk Gun, Jackson Bay Gun, PWD Sporting.
Address: (business) 72 Harbour Street,
Kgn. Tel: 922-6310-9; (residence) 30 Earls
Court, Kingston 8.
Marjorie Alice, O.D., B.A., Froebel
Trainers Diploma, M.A., Educator.
Former Principal, Shortwood Teachers
College since 1964. Organizations: Chairperson,
Board of Managers, Shortwood Practising
School; Member Overseas Examinations Committee.
Born: Port Antonio, Portland, December
3, 1924. Educated: Titchfield High
School, London University. Career: Assistant
Teacher, Camperdown High School, St. Hughs
High School; Graduate Teacher, Ardenne High
School; Vice-Principal, Moneague Teachers
College; Principal, Moneague Teachers
College. Awards: Jamaica Catholic
Educational Association Award 1982; Jamaica
Teachers Association Honour Roll 1985.
Denomination: Anglican. Interests:
Reading, Theatre. Address: 107
Hope Road, Kingston 6.