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Theodore Burke to chair BVIAA after Lake, Sylvester’s terms expire

Theodore Burke to chair BVIAA after Lake, Sylvester’s terms expire

Cabinet has approved the appointment of a new Board of Directors for the BVI Airports Authority (BVIAA).
Theodore Burke, who was announced as the Board’s new non-executive chairman, was appointed along with Michael Thomas for a period of three years.

This was disclosed in a Cabinet post-meeting statement issued by the government yesterday.

Cabinet further approved the appointment of Susan Daly, Kevin Fahie and Selvyn Dawson as non-executive directors of the new board. They have been appointed for two-year terms effective from August 31.

The release said the Cabinet acknowledged the expiration of the chairmanship of Bevis Sylvester and the expiration of appointments of Patsy Lake, Kelvin Hodge, and Marlon Chocoutou as members of the previous board of directors. The Cabinet statement also acknowledged the resignation of Nathaniel Isaac as a previous member of the board.

According to the statement, the Financial Secretary, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Transportation & Works, and the Director of Tourism have also been appointed as as ex-officio directors on the BVIAA Board.

Members of the board, the statement further noted, will be paid a stipend with the Chairman receiving $1,250 per month and other members receiving $800 per month.

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