About Us


The First Diaspora Engagement Conference 2017 is managed by the Diaspora Engagement Conference Planning Committee which has the following six (6) Sub-Committees:

Finance
Sub-Committee

  • Chet Bowling
  • Gerald Willabus
  • Gillian Williams
  • Keith Waithe
  • Komal Singh
  • Melanie Smith (c)
  • Shoba Gaymes
  • Vedya Looknauth
  • Wayne Forde


Communications
Sub-Committee

  • Chet Bowling
  • Gillian Williams
  • Keith Waithe
  • Michael Brotherson
  • Paulette Paul
  • Raquel Thomas
  • Shoba Gaymes
  • Wayne Forde (c)
  • Wazir Mohamed


Editorial
Sub-Committee

  • Alim Hosein
  • Fitzgerald Yaw (c)
  • Gwyneth George
  • Indiana Minto Coy
  • Janette Bulkan
  • Lear Matthews
  • Vibert Cambridge
  • Wayne Ford


Logistics
Sub-Committee

  • Donald Ainsworth (c)
  • Michael Brotherson
  • Sophia Darlington


Guyana Tours
Sub-Committee

  • Melanie Smith
  • Raquel Thomas (c)
  • Roxroy Parris


Cultural Night
Sub-Committee

  • Keith Waithe (c)


Note: (c) - Chairperson

DIASPORA ENGAGEMENT CONFERENCE SECRETARIAT

The Planning Committee and its Sub-Committees are supported by the Diaspora Engagement Conference Secretariat consisting of the following members:
Diaspora Engagement Conference Secretariat

  • Prof. Ivelaw Griffith (c)
  • Dr. Keith Nurse
  • Dr. Fitzgerald Yaw
  • Ms. Tamika Profitt
  • Ms. Christina Bynoe
  • Mr. Andrew Kendall
  • Mr. Daren Khan


Note: (c) - Chairperson