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 Executive Director

Judith Marchan Administrative Manager

Marlon Green Administrative Officer

Kara Roopsingh
Heritage Preservation and Research Officer


Leslie Ann Paul
Heritage Preservation and Research Officer

Ashleigh Morris
Heritage Preservation and Research Officer

Joseph Bertrand Education and Outreach Officer

Cheryl Ali Customer Service Officer

Chenelle Spooner Communications Officer

Tiy Cross-Lovelace Social Media + Education Officer