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The Caribbean Research & Policy Center is organized as a not-for-profit entity that is governed by a Board of Directors selected from among members of the Caribbean Diaspora.

 

Board of Directors

 

Ambassador Curtis A. Ward, Cairman

Gabriel J. Christian, Esq

Shanta Ramson, Esq

Donald Bridgeman

Karen Francis, PhD

Ian G. Hall

 

Advisors

 

The Most Hon. Percival James Patterson, ON, QC, PC

Former Prime Minster of Jamaica

 

Sir George A. O. Alleyne, MD

Chancellor Emeritus – University of the West Indies

Former Director of the Pan American Health Organization

 

Ambassador the Hon. Dr. Richard L. Bernal, OJ

Pro-Vice Chancellor of the University of the West Indies

Former Ambassador of Jamaica to the United States and Permanent Representative to the OAS

Former Executive Director – Caribbean, Inter-American Development Bank

 

Ambassador Dr. Joseph Edsel Edmunds, OBE

Former Ambassador of St. Lucia to the United Nations and the United States, and Permanent Representative to the OAS

 

Mr. George S. Willie, CPA, CGFM

Managing Partner – Bert Smith & Co

 

Dr. Edward Greene (PhD)

Professor Emeritus University of the West Indies & Former Assistant Secretary General CARICOM