The work of the Trust is administered by an 11-member Council which comprise of 6 appointed (by the Minister) and 5 elected members (selected from among the membership) with varied professional backgrounds and expertise.


Appointed Council Members 2016:

  • Ms. Margaret McDowall – Chairman
  • Mr. Geoffrey MacLean – Deputy Chairman
  • Ms. Candace Ramsaran – Secretary
  • Ms. Neisha Ghany – Treasurer
  • Mr. Louis Vilain – Council member
  • Ms. Aduke Williams– Council member



From Left, Aduke Williams (Council Member), Margaret McDowall (Chairman), Neisha Ghany (Treasurer), Geoffrey McLean (Deputy Chairman), Candice Ramsaran (Secretary) and Louis Villain (Council Member)



Valerie Taylor interim CEO

Marlon Green Research Assistant

Kara Roopsingh Research Officer

Judith Marchan Administrative Manager

Cheryl Ali Event Coordinator

Joseph Bertrand Administrative Assistant

Tiy Cross-Lovelace Outreach Officer