Dr. the Honourable D Orlando Smith, OBE, MHA

Office:  Premier and Minister of Finance 

Profession: Physician  

Constituency: Territorial Member 

Education:
1984-1985  London School of Hygiene, London, UK 
1972-1973  The Royal School of Public Health, London, UK
1971-1974  Edinburgh Royal College of Surgeons, Scotland 
1963-1969 University of the West Indies, Jamaica, WI 
1955-1961  British Virgin Islands High School, BVI 

Marital Status  and No. of Children: Married and three (3) children 

Year First Elected to Parliament: 1999 

Political Party: National Democratic Party 

Career:
2011 Premier and Minister for Finance  
2007- 2011 Leader of the Opposition and Territorial Member 
2003-2007 Chief Minister  1999-2003 Leader of the Opposition and Territorial Member 
1995-1999 Surgeon, Peebles Hospital, BVI 
1979-1995 Surgeon/Chief Medical Officer, BVI 
1975-1976 Senior Registrar of Surgery, BVI 
1971-1974 Medical Officer/Registrar, London, UK 
1970-1971 Medical Officer, Peebles Hospital, BVI  

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended 

55th CPA Conference and the 29th Conference for Small Countries Arusha Tanzania, 2009 

International Parliamentary Conference:  “Climate Change – Tackling Causes, Managing  Impacts”, Westminster, London, 2007 

45th CPA Conference – Trinidad and Tobago, 1999 

19th CPA Conference for Small Countries – Trinidad and Tobago, 1999 

Affiliations: Member, Rotary Club of Tortola, British Virgin Islands 

Interests/ Recreation: Reading, Squash and Tennis

Dr. the Honourable D Orlando Smith, OBE Premier and Minister of Finance
and Territorial At-Large Representative

Honourable Ingrid A. Moses-Scatliffe, MHA

Date of Birth: 20th October, 1969

Office: Speaker of the House of Assembly

Profession: Attorney-at-Law

Education:
2007 - 2008 City University London, England Inns of Court School of Law LLM - Credit

2005 - 2006   City University, London England Inns of Court School of Law  Bar Vocational Course Post Graduate Diploma: Very Competent

2003 - 2005   University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK  LLB (Hons) Degree: 2:1

1991 - 1994 Saint Augustine’s College,  Raleigh, North Carolina, USA BSc. Computer Information Systems  Degree: Magna Cum Laude

Marital Status: Divorced with one (1) child

Year First Appointed to Parliament:  2011

Career:
December 2011 to Present Speaker,  House of Assembly

2010 to Present: Partner, Orion Law Barristers and Solicitors  Jayla Place, Road Town,  Tortola, British Virgin Islands

2007 – 2009: Chief Registrar of Lands,  Land Registry Department  Government of the British Virgins Islands,  Tortola, British Virgin Islands

Sept. to Dec. 2006: Pupillage, Harney Westwood & Riegels LLP Barristers & Solicitors  London, England  Summer 2005 Pupillage,  O’ Neal Webster O’ Neal  Barristers & Solicitors  Tortola, British Virgin Islands

Summer 2004: Project Manager  Registry of Corporate Affairs, Financial Services Commission  Tortola, British Virgin Islands

1998 – 2003: Head of Operations  Barclays Bank PLC Tortola, British Virgin Islands

1995 – 1998: Manager’s Assistant Information Technology Barclays Bank PLC  Tortola, British Virgin Islands 

1994 - 1995 Management Development Trainee Barclays Bank PLC  Tortola, British Virgin Islands

1986 - 1990 Junior Supervisor, Corporate Department Barclays Bank PLC  Tortola, British Virgin Islands

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended

21st Conference of Speakers and Presiding Officers of the Commonwealth, Trinidad: January 2012

5th Regional Conference of Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians (CWP) of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region, Kingston, Jamaica: May 2012

37th Conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region, Kingston, Jamaica: May 2012

50th Canadian Regional Conference, Quebec City, Canada: July 2012

58th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference, Colombo, Sri Lanka: September 2012

62nd Westminster Seminar on Parliamentary Practice & Procedure, London: 17 to 21 June 2013

6th Regional Conference of Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians (CWP) of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region, St. Johns, Antigua: July 2013

38th Conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region, Antigua:  29 July to 2 August, 2013

59th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference and General Assembly, Johannesburg, South Africa 28 August to 6 September 2013

33rd Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference Small Branches Conference: Johannesburg, South Africa 30 to 31 August 2013

Commonwealth Women Parliamentarian Special Call Meeting, Nassau Bahamas, 21-25 May, 2014

7th Regional Conference of Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians (CWP) of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region, Bridgetown, Barbados: July 2014

39th Conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region, Barbados:  26 July to 2 August, 2014

40th Conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region, British Virgin Islands:  25 July to 1 August, 2015 

Affiliation

Member, Honourable Society of Lincolns Inn, London England    
Member, Rotary Club of Tortola, British Virgin Islands                
Member, British Virgin Islands Bar Association, Tortola ,BVIs     
Certified Dispute Mediator

Interest/ Recreations: Travelling, Reading, Tennis and Music

Honourable Ingrid A. Moses-Scatliffe,
Speaker of the House of Assembly

Dr. the Honourable Kedrick D. Pickering, MHA

Office:  Minister for Natural Resources and Labour  

Profession:  Physician – Specializing in Obstetrics & Gynecology  

Constituency:  Member for the Seventh District  

Education:
1996-Present American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology Washington DC Fellow, FACOG 
1982-1992 University of the West Indies Mona Campus, Kingston, Jamaica DM (Obstetrics/Gynecology)   
1980-1985 University of the West Indies Mona Campus, Kingston, Jamaica MB, BS   
1976-1980 University of the West Indies  Cave Hill Campus, Barbados 
1970-1976 British Virgin Islands High School Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands High School Diploma/GCE

Marital Status & No. of Children:  Married and four (4) children 

Year First Elected To Parliament:   1999 

Political Party:  National Democratic Party (NDP) 

Career:   
2011- Present 
Deputy Premier, Minister for Natural  
Resources and Labour,
Member for the Seventh District 

2007 – 2011
3rd Term – Opposition Member
House of Assembly of the Virgin Islands 

2003-2007
2nd Term – Government Backbencher 
Legislative Council of the Virgin Islands 

1999-2003 
Member of the Legislative Council 
Legislative Council of the Virgin Islands 

1992- Present 
Private Practice      
Obstetrician/Gynecologist   
Pic Smith Medical Services 

1992-1999 
Consultant Obstetrician/Gynecologist 
Government of the British Virgin  Islands 

1986-1988 
Medical Officer 
Government of the British Virgin  Islands 

1985-1986 
Internship  University of the West Indies  

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits  Attended:
60th Westminster Seminar on Parliamentary Practice and Procedure – United Kingdom, March 2011
Wilton Park Conference: Public Diplomacy; Moving from Policy in to Practice, United Kingdom7- 9 June 2010    
56th CPA Conference and 30th CPA Conference for Small Countries – Nairobi, Kenya 2010   
Public Diplomacy; Meeting New Challenges - Wilton Park Conference – Steyning, United Kingdom, October 2008
United Nations Committee of 24 Pacific Regional Seminar on   Decolonisation- Bandung, Indonesia, 14-16 May, 2008  
53rd CPA Conference and 27th CPA Conference for Small Countries – New Delhi, India, September 2007
United Nations Committee of 24 Pacific Regional Seminar on Decolonisation Yanuca Island, Fiji, December 2006 
United Nations Committee of 24 Caribbean Regional Seminar on Decolonisation Canouan Island, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 17 -19 May 2005 
49th CPA Conference and 23rd CPA Conference for Small Countries – Bangladesh, October 2003 
27th Conference of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region – BVI, July 2002 (Coordinated CPA Youth Parliament) 
47th CPA Conference and 21st CPA Conference for Small Countries – Australia, September 2001 
BVI Branch Annual Parliamentary Visit – South Africa, June 2001 
Commonwealth Workshop on Democracy and Small States – Malta, May 2000 
24th Conference of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region – Cayman Islands, July 1999 

Committee  Affiliation:   Served on The BVI Constitutional Review Committee   

Interests/ Recreation:  
Sports and Creative Art
Events related to Youths
Fishing 

Community  Involvement:
Hon. Pickering’s community involvement began as a child by being active in his church and the Boy’s Brigade. He represented his school in Spelling Bees and general knowledge quizzes. Hon. Pickering was active in softball and basketball as a young man and has coached several teams from the East End/Long Look area. In 1986, Hon. Pickering became a founding member of the East End/Long Look Action Committee.

Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour and District Seven Representative

Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton, MHA

Office: Minister for Health and Social Development 

Profession:   Engineer 

Constituency: Territorial Member 

Education:
1993 Fourth Commonwealth Top Management Programme for Public Enterprises, Singapore Certificate
1992 Supervisory Course – BIMAP, Barbados, WI Certificate
1986 National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, Washington, DC Certificate
1980 Tuskegee Institute, Alabama B.Sc. Electrical Engineering
Howard University, Washington, DC Award in Thermodynamics
1974 University of the Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, USVI  

Marital Status and No. of Children: Married and two (2) children 

Year First Elected To Parliament: 1999  

Politicial Party: National Democratic Party     

Career:
2011 to present Minister for Health and Social  Development, Territorial Member
2007 - 2011   Private Sector Chief Executive Officer, Skelton Group of Companies  
2003 - 2007 Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for Finance, Health and Social Development
1999 - 2003  Territorial Member and Member of the  Opposition, Legislative Council of the  Virgin Islands
1987 - 1999  General Manager, BVI Electricity Corp.
1983 - 1987  Distribution Engineer, Acting General  Manager BVI Electricity Corporation
1982 - 1983  Electrical Engineer, Partners, Sheer  House, West by Fleet, Surrey, England
1980 - 1982  Distribution Engineer, BVI Electricity  Corporation 

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended:
BVI Branch Annual Parliamentary Visit–Africa, June 2001
46th CPA Conference and 20th Conference for Small Countries–London, September 2000
45th CPA Conference and 19th CPA Conference for Small Countries–Trinidad and Tobago, September 1999
BVI Branch Parliamentary Seminar–Tortola, June 1999 

Affiliations:
Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineer, USA
Powers Engineer Society, USA
Institute of Electrical Engineers, United Kingdom
Chartered Engineer, United Kingdom 
The Society of Engineers, United Kingdom
International Who’s Who of Professionals
American Management Association
Member, Rotary Club of Road Town, British Virgin Islands 

Interest/ Recreations: Music, Basketball, Volleyball and Softball

Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton Minister for Health and Social Development and Territorial At-Large Representative

Honourable Mark Vanterpool, MHA

Office:    Minister for Communications and Works 

Profession:   Entrepreneur 

Constituency:   Member for the Fourth District 

Education: Wright State University  and H. Lavity Stoutt Community College  Bachelor of Business Administration Candidate 

Marital Status and No. of Children:  Married and two (2) children 

Year First Elected to Parliament:   1999 

Political Party:  National Democratic Party  

Career:   
2011   Minister for Communications and Works, Member for the Fourth District        
2003-2007 Member of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition
1999-2003 Government Backbencher
1988-present Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,  K-Marks Foods (1996) Ltd
1974-1988 Assistant Vice President of Operations,  Barclays Bank PLC, Tortola, BVI
1974-1974 Elementary School Teacher, Government of the British Virgin Islands
1972-1973 Office Clerk, J.R. O’Neal Building Supplies 

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended 
26th Conference of the Caribbean, the Americas, and the Atlantic Region of the CPA –St. Kitts, August 2001
BVI Branch Annual Parliamentary Visit – Ghana & South Africa, June 2001
BVI Branch Parliamentary Seminar – Tortola, BVI, June 1999 

Affiliations:
BVI Electricity Corporation Board – Former Vice Chairman 
BVI Social Security Board – Former Board Member 
BVI High School Parent Teacher’s Association – Former President 
BVI Olympic Committee – Former President 
BVI Amateur Basketball Association 

Interests/ Recreation:   Basketball and Reading

Honourable Mark Vanterpool Minister for Communications and Works and District Four Representative

Honourable Myron V. Walwyn, MHA

Date Of Birth: 22nd  February, 1972 

Office: Minister for Education and Culture

Profession: Attorney At Law

Constituency: Territorial Member

Education:
2006 – 2007 BPP Law School, London England Bar Vocational Course  Post Graduate Diploma  
2004 – 2006 University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK Bachelor of Laws (Hons.)  
1999 Cornell University Hospitality Executive Training

Marital Status and No. of Children: Married and five (5) Children

Year First Elected To Parliament: 2011

Political Party: National Democratic Party 

Career:
2011  Minister for Education and Culture, Territorial Member  
2009 Partner,  Orion Law Barristers and Solicitors  Jayla Place, Road Town Tortola, British Virgin Islands 2007 - 2009 Crown Counsel,  Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions Government of the Virgin Islands Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands  
2009 - 2010 Chairman,  British Virgin Islands Tourist Board Tortola, British Virgin Islands  
2006 - 2006 Trainee Lawyer,  Harney Westwood and Reigels LLP Barristers & Solicitors,  London, England 2000 to present  Owner of M.V.W. International, (Moorings Mariner Hotel and Restaurant,  Calypso Café, Charlie’s Italian Restaurant, Ginny’s Tapas Bar)  Tortola, British Virgin Islands

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended:
37th Conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region, Kingston, Jamaica: May 2012
40th Conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region, British Virgin Islands – 25th July to 01st August, 2015 

Affiliations:
Member, Honourable Society of Lincolns Inn, London England
Member, Rotary Club of Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Member, British Virgin Islands Bar Association, Tortola ,BVIs
Certified Dispute Mediator

Interests /Recreation:
Travelling, meeting people, communicating on Facebook, Watch Collector, engaging in healthy debates, advocate/mediator and helping the less fortunate  

Honourable Myron V. Walwyn Minister for Education and Culture and Territorial At-Large Representative

Honourable Andrew A. Fahie, MHA

Address: P.O. Box 597, West End, Tortola, British Virgin Islands 

Office: Member of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition 

Constituency: Member for the First District 

Education:
1988-1991 Florida A & M University B.Sc. Education
1986-1988 University of the Virgin Islands St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
1981-1986 B.V.I. High School Grade I Certificate 

Marital Status And No. of Children: Married and (2) children 

Year First Elected To Parliament: 1999 

Political Party: Virgin Islands Party (VIP) 

Career:
2011 Member of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition  
2007-2011 Minister for Education and Culture 
2003-2007 Member of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition & First District Representative  
July 2000-2003 Minister for Education, Culture and Youth Affairs 
1999-July 2000 Member of the Government (Backbencher) & First District Representative 
1999-2000 Parliamentary Private Secretary 
1997-1999 Assistant Principal, BVI High School  
1991-1997 Mathematics Teacher, BVI High School 
1991 Education Officer Assistant, Department of Education  

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended
19th CPA Conference – Trinidad and Tobago, September 1999
45th CPA Conference for Small Countries – Trinidad and Tobago, September 1999  

Interests/ Recreation: Education, Health, Sports and Reading

Honourable Andrew A. Fahie, Member of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition and District One Representative

Honourable Delores Christopher, MHA

Address: Mount Healthy Estate, Tortola, British Virgin Islands 

Office: Government Backbencher and Deputy Speaker 

Constituency: Member for the Fifth District 

Education: Certificate in Public Administration  University of the West Indies Executive Secretarial Studies  Duffs College, Barbados 

Marital Status and No. of Children: Married and three (3) children 

Year First Elected  To Parliament: 2003 

Politicial Party: National Democratic Party  

Career:
2011  Deputy Speaker, Member for the Fifth District 
2003-2007 Government Backbencher Legislative Council of the Virgin Islands 
1993-1998 Head of the Trade Investment and Promotions Department, Government of the Virgin Islands
1990-1993 Senior Administrative Officer, Trade and Investment Promotions Department  Attached to the Eastern Caribbean Investment Promotions Service, Washington, DC, USA 
1988-1990 Administrative Officer, Office of the Chief Minister, Government of the Virgin Islands 

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended 

28th Conference of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region of the CPA – Nevis, July 2003 Parliamentary Training Seminar – BVI, November 2003. 59th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference and General Assembly, Johannesburg, South Africa 28 August to 6 September 2013 33rd Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference Small Branches Conference: Johannesburg, South Africa 30 to 31 August 2013

AFFILIATIONS Founding Member of the Association for the Advancement of Small Business (AASB), “Christmas on Main Street”  Annual “Buy BVI” Trade Show 

Interests/ Recreation: Small Business Development and Cultural Affairs

Honourable Delores Christopher, Deputy Speaker of the House of Assembly and District Five Representative

Honourable Marlon A. Penn, MHA

Address: East End, Tortola BVI

Office: Junior Minister for Trade and Investment Promotion and Government Backbencher

Profession: IT Professional

Constituency: Member for the Eighth District

Education:
2001 - 2004
Temple University, Philadelphia
BBA in Management Information Systems  

Marital Status & No. of Children: Single and one (1) Child

Year First Elected to Parliament: 2011 

Political Party: National Democratic Party 

Career:
2011 
Present  Government Backbencher  
Member for the Eighth District 

2005 - 2011
Technology Development Manager 
BVI Financial Services Commission 
Tortola, British Virgin Islands

1997 - 2005 
Systems Analyst 
BVI Financial Services Commission 
Tortola, British Virgin Islands

1995 - 1997 
Computer Technician
Information Systems Unit 
Government of the Virgin Islands
Tortola, British Virgin Islands

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended:  
37th Conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region, Kingston, Jamaica: May 2012
50th Canadian Regional Conference, Quebec City, Canada: July 2012 58th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka: September 2012
The Malta – Commonwealth Third Country Training Programme Legal Frameworks for ICTs – Malta: 4th – 9th March, 2013.
3rd Westminster Workshop on Public Accounts Committee, London, England: 24th – 27th June, 2013. 51st Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Canadian Regional Conference Alberta, Canada: 14th – 20th July, 2013.
Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference United Kingdom International Parliamentary Conference on the Post 2015, November 2013
11th Session of the Canadian Parliamentary Seminar, Ottawa, Canada  – 1st -7th June, 2014
Information and Technology (ICTs) and Parliamentarians Workshop, Caribbean, Americas & the Atlantic Region, Trinidad and Tobago, 1st to 4th December, 2014

Affiliations:
Member, Rotary Club of Tortola, British Virgin Islands
BVI Athletic Association 

Interests/Recreation: World Politics, Sports and Playing Dominoes

Honourable Marlon A. Penn, Junior Minister for Trade and Investment Promotion and District Eight Representative

Honourable Archibald C. Christian, MHA

Date Of Birth: 22nd August, 1959

Address: Freshwater Pond, West End, Tortola British Virgin Islands

Office: Junior Minister for Tourism and Government Backbencher

Profession: Real Estate Appraiser

Constituency: Territorial Member

Education
BVI High School
Road Town, Tortola 
British Virgin Islands                                                                             

Mapps College 
Barbados
Secondary  

Marital Status and No. of Children: Married with (2) Children

Year First Elected to Parliament: 2011

Political Party: National Democratic Party

Career:
1990
Company Director 
Smiths Gore (BVI) Ltd. Road Town,
Tortola  British Virgin Islands                                                                                  

1988
Trained Real Estate Appraiser
Road Town, Tortola 
British Virgin Islands                                                                                       

1985-1987
Real Estate Sales Agent
Road Town, Tortola 
British Virgin Islands                                                                                      

1983
Book Keeper 
Smiths Gore Overseas Ltd 
Road Town, Tortola 
British Virgin Islands                                                                                

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended:
50th Canadian Regional Conference, Quebec City, Canada: July 2012
40th Conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region, British Virgin Islands – 25th to 01st August, 2015 

Affiliations:
Community Activist, Politics, Community Organizations
Past President and Founding Member of Rotaract Club of Tortola
Past President,  Rotary Club of Tortola
Past Chairman, Zion Hill Methodist Church Building Committee
Past Member, BVI Athletic Association
BVI Basket Ball Association 
BVI Volley Ball Association 
Education Advisory Committee
Teaching Service Commission  
HLSCC Board of Governors 
Planning Authority 
Police Advisory Committee  
Family Support Network   
BVI Hotel & Commerce Association 
West End Men’s Fellowship   
Zion Hill Methodist Church Senior Choir  
Zion Hill Methodist Church Congregational 
Steward
Methodist Trust Corporation
Past Member, Treasurer Sir Rupert Briercliffe Cultural Center 

Interest/ Recreations
Sports, Sailing and Travelling  

Honourable Archibald C. Christian, Junior Minister for Tourism and Territorial At-Large Representative

Honourable Julian Fraser, RA, MHA

Address:  Pleasant Valley, Tortola, British Virgin Islands 

Office:    Member of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition 

Constituency:   Member for the Third District 

Education:
1979 Bachelor of Architecture, Cum Laude,  New York Institute of Technology 
1977 Bachelor of Science Architecture,  Magna Cum Laude, New York Institute of Technology 
1975 Five-Year Certificate in Architecture Institute of Design & Construction, New York 

Professional Qualification:
Registered Architect – State of New York
Registered Architect – United States Virgin Islands 

Marital Status and No. of Children:  Married and one (1) child 

Year First Elected To Parliament:   1999 

Politicial Party:  Virgin Islands Party (VIP) 

Career:    
2011  Member of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition 
2007-2011 Minister for Communications and Works
2003-2007 Member of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition 
2002-2003 Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for Communications and Works 
1999-2002 Minister for Natural Resources and Labour 
1992-1999 The Atelier of Julian Fraser British Virgin Islands 
1970-1992 Practice of Architecture in various offices in New York City

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended:
BVI Branch Parliamentary Seminar – Tortola, June 1999
748th Wilton Park Conference – United Kingdom, June 2004
17th Commonwealth Parliamentary Seminar – South Africa, May 2005  (Presenter on “The Role and Responsibilities of an MP”)
50th Canadian Regional Conference, Quebec City, Canada: July 2012  

Professional Membership: American Institute of Architects National Council of Architectural Registration Board 

Affiliations:   Honor Society of the New York Institute of Technology

Honourable Julian Fraser, RA, Leader of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition and District Three Representative

Honourable Alvera Maduro-Caines, MHA

Address: Baugher’s Bay Tortola British Virgin Islands

Office: Government Backbencher

Constituency: Member for the Sixth District

Education:
1977- 1979   Gary Training Center Texas, United States of America
1971 - 1976 B.V.I. High School Tortola, British Virgin Islands

Marital Status And No. of Children: Married and two (2) children

Year First Elected To Parliament: 2011

Political Party:  National Democratic Party

Career:
Nov. 2011- Present
Government Backbencher Member for Sixth District

2004 - 2011  Assistant Post Mistress
Government of the  British Virgin Islands 
Tortola, British Virgin Islands

1999 - 2004 Office Manager/Supervisor of Operations
Citco B.V.I. Limited
Tortola, British Virgin Islands

1992 - 1999 Legal Secretary  Citco B.V.I. Limited
Tortola, British Virgin Islands

1987 - 1992 System Operator  Citco B.V.I. Limited
Tortola, British Virgin Islands

1986 – 1987 Office Manager/Human Resources  
British Virgin Islands Philatelic Bureau
Tortola, British Virgin Islands

1980 – 1985 Accounts Clerk 
DEVCON International St. Thomas,
United States Virgin Islands

1979 – 1980 Registry Clerk 
Government of the British Virgin Islands,
Tortola,  British Virgin Islands

CPA Conferences Seminars, Visits Attended

CWP Special Call Meeting, Nassau, Bahamas – 21st -25th May, 2014
11th Session of the Canadian Parliamentary Seminar, Ottawa, Canada – 1st – 7th June, 2014

Interests/Recreation: Cooking, Reading and Playing Softball

  

Honourable Alvera Maduro-Caines, Government Backbencher and District Six Representative

Dr. the Hon. Hubert Robinson O’Neal, MHA

Date of Birth: 27th July, 1956

Office: Government Backbencher

Profession: Ophthalmologist CONSTITUENCY: Member for the 9th District

Education:
1987
Bachelors of Science                                        
Medicine and Surgery                       
Ophthalmology Diploma

1975 to 1981  
University of the West Indies             
Jamaica and Barbados                            
Medical Degree                                          

BVI High School                                    
Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands                       

St. Mary’s Primary School  
The Valley
Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands                                       

Marital Status: Married with three (3) children

Year First Elected To Parliament: 2015

Political Party: National Democratic Party

Career:
June 2015 to Present
Government Backbencher and Member of the Third House of Assembly

1988 to Present 
Owner and Manager 
Tortola Vision Centre and Ophthalmology Surgical Practice
Road Town, Tortola
British Virgin Islands

1988
Owner and Manager
General Practice
The Valley, Virgin Gorda
British Virgin Islands 

1988
Ophthalmology Consultant  Peebles Hospital
Government of the British Virgins Islands 
Tortola, British Virgin Islands

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended
40th Conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region, British Virgin Islands: 25th July to 01st August, 2015 Post Election Seminar, Anguilla: 10th  to 12th August, 2015 

Affiliation:
Former Member, BVI Medical Council 
Member, BVI Medical Association 
Founding Member, National Democratic Party          
Member, BVI Sport Fishing Association 
Vision Screening Community Project jointly with the Lions Club at all Schools
Glaucoma Screening Community Projects with the Rotary Clubs

Interest/ Recreations: Politics, Lawn Tennis, Boating, Fishing and Travelling.   

Dr. the Hon. Hubert Robinson O’Neal, Government Backbencher and District Nine Representative

Honourable Melvin M. Turnbull, MHA

Date of Birth: 9th September, 1979

Address: Cane Garden Bay, Tortola, British Virgin Islands

Office: Government Backbencher

Profession: Financial Management

Constituency: Member for the 2nd District

Education:
May 2002 Florida Memorial College, Miami, Florida
Bachelor of Science in Business
Administration Management (Hons)   

Marital Status: Married with one (1) child

Year First Elected To Parliament: 2015

Political Party: National Democratic Party

Career:
June 2015 to Present:
Government Backbencher and Member of the Third House of Assembly

Jan. 2013 to Present:  
Vice President/Director
The Hope Foundation (BVI) Ltd.
Project Lion Heart Mentorship Program 
Tortola, British Virgin Islands                                                   

Jan. 2006 to Feb. 2013:
Manager and Financial Consultant
MWM Financial Services Group Limited
Tortola, British Virgin Islands

Dec. 2002 to Dec. 2005:
Associate Sales Manager
AIG/American General Life and Accident
Insurance Company
Hollywood, Florida      

CPA Conferences, Seminars, Visits Attended:
40th Conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region, British Virgin Islands: 25th July to 01st August, 2015
Post Election Seminar, Anguilla: 10th  to 12th  August, 2015

Affiliation:
Certified Regional Master Trainer for BVI in BOSS The Movement International Youth Training Program  Member,  BVI Medical and Dental Board 
Ordained Minister and Youth Director Cane Garden Bay Baptist Church 
Advisor to the Finance Committee, Cane Garden Bay Baptist Church
Board Member, Cane Garden Bay Baptist Church 
Chairman, Virgin Islands Cadet Corps 
Vice President, Hope Foundation (BVI) Ltd. 
Director, Project Lion Heart Mentorship Program 
Lead Assessor, Virgin Islands Youth Court

Interest/ Recreations: Youth, Mentoring   

Honourable Melvin M. Turnbull, Government Backbencher and District Two Representative