RDA Board Members

MEMBER
United Kingdom

Mr Ahmad has over 32 years of professional experience in Civil Engineering, Programme Management and Strategic Planning. He has produced engineering designs for a variety of infrastructure projects, prepared multi-million-dollar programmes for international aid agencies and successfully managed infrastructure improvements in some of the most difficult environments of the world. These include: complex engineering projects…

MEMBER
Civil Society

Michael is a partner at ABVI Law and has practised law in the BVI since 1996. His legal practice covers dispute resolution (litigation and arbitration), shareholder disputes, corporate law, insolvency, trusts, commercial, and civil actions to recover the proceeds of fraud; constitutional work, particularly in criminal matters; and real estate and development work. Michael routinely…

Anthony S. McMaster is an enthusiastic and motivated BVIslander who prides himself in serving others. He believes that the purpose to life is to add value to every individual you may encounter. Anthony has over ten years of experience in the telecommunications industry with Cable and Wireless West Indies culminating as a Caribbean Networks Operations…

MEMBER
Sister Islands

Shea Alexander is a business developer and brand enthusiast whose focus on marrying economics with psychology has resulted in a fascination with consumer behaviour and branding. Shea is currently engaged as a consultant with his firm Indigo, leading progressive corporate and Government clients through strategic business development and marketing. He also curates the luxury experience…

MEMBER
Youths between 18 - 35

Marquese majored in Civil (BSc) and Environmental (BSc) Engineering at the University of Central Florida. His studies allow him the in-depth understanding of design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including public works such as roads, bridges, airports, sewerage systems, pipelines, and structural components of buildings. In addition to this, Marquese…

Bishop John I. Cline

MEMBER
Private Sector

Bishop John I. Cline is the senior pastor of the New Life Baptist Church in Tortola, British Virgin Islands. He began ministry in 1985 at the New Light Baptist Church in New Jersey where he served as both as Associate Minister and Youth Pastor.  He was ordained as pastor in 1989, and shortly thereafter, in…

MEMBER
Donors

Dr. L. Sauda Smith is the Executive Director of Unite BVI Foundation. She is an alumna of Wesleyan University, the University of Wisconsin – Madison and Warnborough University. Sauda is the former Vice President, Associate Vice President and Dean of Arts and Sciences of the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College where she worked for twenty-one…

MEMBER
Governor’s Office

Geraldine Ritter-Freeman is a seasoned public officer with over 20 years’ work experience in the public sector. She currently serves as the Executive Private Secretary to the Governor and has served as the Deputy Secretary in the Premier’s Office, Chief Information Officer at the Government Information Service (GIS), Director of Communications at the H. Lavity…

DEPUTY CHAIRMAN

Mr Jerry Samuel is a Partner in the Litigation & Restructuring Department of Conyers Dill & Pearman in the BVI. Jerry has over 15 years’ experience in civil and commercial litigation in the areas of insolvency, urgent interim relief, enforcement of judgments, shareholder disputes and asset tracing. Jerry advises a broad range of clients, including…

Ronnie W. Skelton is a Chartered Electrical Engineer with over 45 years of active participation in the public and private sectors. In such capacities, he has worked in the highest managerial positions, dealing with industry wide and national growth reforms. Mr. Skelton was first elected to the House of Assembly, formerly known as the Legislative…