Board of Directors

Mr. Dennis Chung

Chairman

Committee: Finance
Board Term: 6 years
Position: CEO at Supreme Ventures Services Limited

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships:

Mr. Chung holds a Masters in Accounting from the University of the West Indies (UWI) and completed the Certified Public Accountant exams in the State of California. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Jamaica (ICAJ), where he is a Past President, and has sat on numerous public and private and sector boards. He currently sits on Petrojam and other private sector boards and is a Director of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF). He is well known for his  economic and financial commentary in the media.

Expertise: Solid Waste Management, Risk Management, Corporate Governance, Human Resource Management

Mr. Linley Reynolds

Deputy Chairman

Committee: Finance 
Board Term: 5 years
Position: Consultant

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships:

Mr. Reynolds undertook various Banking Exams while studying at Emile Woolf College of Banking and Accountancy, in the UK in the early 90’s. He rejoined the Bank of Nova Scotia in 1992 where he initially spent ten years and there he continued to develop and hone his banking skills. In 2007, he attained his MBA from the University of Manchester – UK. As a former Scotia Banker for an aggregate of thirty-seven years, he progressively moved through the ranks and rose to the level of Assistant General Manager. He led various teams in the Corporate, Commercial and Retail Banking Units. Throughout his tenure, he developed expertise in Credit Analysis and Financial Management, Sales Management, Change Management and People Management.


Today, he continues in Banking as a Consultant. He also lends support to Micro, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (MSME’s) towards greater governance and structural reforms towards efficiency and better financial planning / management and reporting. He currently is an Elder of Grace Missionary Church and a Director of the Missionary Church Association of Jamaica where he is the Chairman of the Finance Committee.

Expertise: Banking, Finance, Business Management, Risk Management, Human Resource Management, Corporate Governance, Solid Waste Management 

Dr. Charlene Sharpe

Chair – Risk Management 

Committee(s): Risk Management, Technical & Operations, Corporate Governance 
Board Term: 3 years
Position: Consultant

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships :

Dr. Sharpe is a St. Hugh’s old girl and a Fulbright Scholar with a PhD in Geography from the State University of New Jersey – Rutgers. She holds a distinction in Urban and Rural Resource Management (MSc.) and another in Government from the University of the West Indies (UWI). She serves as the Associate Vice President for Academics at the Northern Caribbean University (NCU). She serves on several private entity boards and holds membership in a few environmental NGOs.

Expertise: Environmental Management, Solid Waste Management, Corporate Governance, Risk Management, Disaster Management, Public Education

Mr. Norman Brown

Director

Committee: Chairperson of the Audit Committee
Board Term: Total of nine (9) years
Position: Managing Director, Pembrooke Trucking

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships: 

Mr. Norman Brown holds an MBA from the Mona School of Business and Management. He is an astute businessman with over 19 years in the logistics industry. Mr. Brown is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors at the Housing Agency of Jamaica (HAJ), Chairman of the Board of Governors for Glendevon Primary and Junior High School and is a member of the St. James Lay Magistrates Association. Mr. Norman Brown also serves on the Special Projects Committee for the Urban Development Corporation (UDC). 

Expertise: Logistics, distribution and management.

Mrs. Camille Facey

Director

Committee(s): Chairperson of the Corporate Governance Committee and Member Technical & Operations Committee
Board Term: 6 years
Position: Partner at Faceylaw, Deputy Chair – Spectrum Management Authority, Chair – PSOJ Corporate Governance Committee & Director- Jamaica Chamber of Commerce

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships: 

Mrs. Facey is an Attorney-at-Law with over thirty years of experience. Her practice is focused in the areas of company and commercial law, corporate governance, telecommunications, real estate, banking, trusts and estates. Formerly Regional Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Flow/Cable & Wireless, she holds a Bachelor of Law (LL.B) degree from the University of the West Indies (UWI), a Certificate of Legal Education from the Norman Manley Law School and a Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Governance from the Jamaica Stock Exchange e-campus. Prior to joining Cable & Wireless, Mrs. Facey spent eighteen years in the financial sector where she held various senior management roles and gained significant experience in management and business operations.

Expertise: Law, Telecommunicatons,  Corporate Governance, Solid Waste Management, Finance

Mr. Wade Brown

Director

Committee(s): HR, Audit & CGC
Board Term: 4 months
Position: Director- Global Business Vault & Communication Specialist, IWEco Project

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships :

Mr. Brown holds a Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Marketing Communications (I.M.C.) degree from the  University of the West Indies (UWI) and a Professional Certificate in Strategic Management from the  Wharton Business School. Mr. Brown also serves on the Board of the Global Business Vault Ltd, the Board of Visitors for the Horizon Adult Remand Centre, the Tivoli Gardens Football Club, Denham Town Primary, and Islaamiyah Basic School.. 

Expertise: Communications, Environmental Management, Solid Waste Management

Mrs. Gabrielle Wilks

MLGRD Representative

Committee(s): 
Board Term: 5 years
Position: Director- Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships :

Gabrielle Wilks has been a practicing Attorney-at-Law for over 11 years. She is currently employed to the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development’s Legal Services Division, where her primary focus is to provide general legal advice to the Ministry, the fourteen (14) Local Authorities and five (5) agencies. 

Ms. Wilks also assists with the organization and co-ordination of the review, amendment and proclamation of legislation for which the Ministry has responsibility. 

Expertise: Law

Mr. Lenworth Kelly 

Director

Committee(s): Chairperson of the Technical & Operations Committee, Member Risk Committee
Board Term: 3 years
Position: Civil Engineer at Nubian-1 Construction Limited

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships:

Mr. Kelly holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in Civil Engineering from the University of the West Indies, St Augustine and has 30 years experience in Civil Engineering Design and Construction.

 

Mr. Kelly also serves as President of the Incorporated Masterbuilders Association of Jamaica (IMAJ) and on the Oversight Team at Swallowfield Chapel. 

Expertise: Civil Engineering

Ms. Jodian Myrie 

Director

Committee(s): Corporate Governance Committee & Risk Management Committee
Board Term: 6 months
Position: Green Paper Packaging Distribution Ltd & Jam One Auto Sales Company Ltd

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships

Ms. Myrie holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree from The University of Technology (UTECH). Ms. Myrie also serves on the Board of the Urban Development Corporation (UDC)  and the Aeronautical Telecommunications Ltd. She is the current Member of Parliament Caretaker for St. Andrew East Central.

Expertise: Marketing , Sales,  Operation/Logistics

Ms. Jodiel Ebanks 

Director

Committee(s): Human Resource Committee, Risk Committee, Technical and Operations Committee & Audit Committee
Board Term: 3 years
Position: National Environment and Planning Agency

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships: 

Ms. Ebanks holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in Zoology with a minor in Botany from the University of the West Indies, Mona, Certificates in Supervisory Management and Public Relations from the University of the West Indies Open Campus and a Diploma in Spanish as a Foreign Language from the Venezuelan Institute for Culture and Corporation. Ms. Ebanks also serves on the Board of the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM). 

 

Expertise: Environmental Management, Communication

Mr. Fabian G. Brown,JP

Director

Committee(s): Chairman of the Human Resource Committee, Member of the Audit Committee, Member of the Corporate Governance Committee & Member of the Finance Committee
Board Term: Under 1 year
Position: Value Added Services Limited

Employment history/industry expertise/specific skill set/other directorships:

Mr. Brown is the Founder of and CEO of Value Added Services Limited. He is an experienced business professional, communicator and creative visionary with a wealth of experience within the business, private and public sectors, and social services sectors. Mr. Brown also serves on the Board of the Golden Age Home, Young Entrepreneurs Association, Social Development Commission, Factories Corporation of Jamaica, Hamwalk Primary and Infant School, Cardiff Management Advisory Committee and the Jamaica Hotel and Tourism Association.

Expertise:  Human Capital Development, Labour Relations, Strategic and Project Management, Communication and Business Process Re-engineering, Events, State and Official Protocol Management

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