The Government of Barbados

Dame Sandra Prunella Mason, GCMG, D.A., Q.C.


Governor General of Barbados


Dame Sandra Prunella Mason, GCMG, D.A., Q.C. was born on the 17th day of January, 1949 in East Point, St. Philip, Barbados. On leaving St. Catherine’s Primary School at age nine, she attended Queen’s College, where she successfully obtained seven GCE O Level qualifications and A Level qualifications in French and English.

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The Hon. Mia Amor Mottley, Q.C., M.P.


Prime Minister Of Barbados


The Honourable Mia Amor Mottley, Q.C., M.P., became Barbados’ eighth and first female Prime Minister on May 25, 2018.
Ms. Mottley was elected to the Parliament of Barbados in September 1994 as part of the new Barbados Labour Party Government.
Ms. Mottley is an Attorney-at-law with a degree from the London School of Economics, specialising in advocacy. She is also a Barrister of the Bar of England and Wales.

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The Hon. Sir Marston Gibson, K.A.,


Chief Justice Of Barbados


The Hon. Sir Marston Gibson, K.A. assumed office as the 13th Chief Justice of Barbados on 1 September 2011. Chief Justice Gibson was born on 3 March 1954 and was educated at St. Matthias School, Foundation School and Harrison College. He pursued legal studies at the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies from 1972 and obtained the Bachelor of Laws (LLB) in 1975.

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The Cabinet


Hon. Dale Marshall, Q.C., M.P.

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs

Hon. Santia J.O. Bradshaw, M.P.

Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational Training and Leader of Government Business

Hon. George W. Payne, Q.C., M.P.

Minister of Housing, Lands and Rural Development

Hon. Ronald St. C. Toppin, M.P.

Minister of International Business and Industry

Senator Dr. Jerome X. Walcott, J.P.

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade

Hon. Trevor A. Prescod, J.P., M.P.

Minister of Environment and National Beautification

Hon. Cynthia Y. Forde, J.P., M.P.

Minister of People Empowerment and Elder Affairs

Hon. Kerrie D. Symmonds, M.P.

Minister of Tourism and International Transport

Dr. Hon. William F. Duguid, J.P., M.P.

Minister of Transport, Works and Maintenance

Hon. Lt. Col. Jeffrey D. Bostic, M.P.

Minister of Health and Wellness

Hon. Edmund G. Hinkson, M.P.

Minister of Home Affairs

Hon. Dwight G. Sutherland, M.P.

Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce

Hon. Wilfred A. Abrahams, M.P.

Minister of Energy and Water Resources

Hon. Ryan R. Straughan, M.P.

Minister in the Ministry of Finance

Hon. Marsha K. Caddle, M.P.

Minister in the Ministry of Economic Affairs

Hon. Cheryl Sandra V. Husbands, M.P.

Minister in the Ministry of Foreign Trade

Hon. Colin E. Jordan, M.P.

Minister of Labour and Social Partnership Relations

Hon. Charles McD. Griffith, M.P.

Minister in the Ministry of Housing, Lands and Rural Development

Hon. Adrian R. Forde, M.P.

Minister of Youth and Community Empowerment

Hon. Kirk D.M. Humphrey, M.P.

Minister of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy

Hon. Indar A. Weir, M.P.

Minister of Agriculture and Food Security

Hon. Peter R. Philips, M.P.

Minister in the Ministry of Transport, Works and Maintenance

Hon. John A. King, M.P.

Minister of Creative Economy, Culture and Sports

Designated Senator Kay S. McConney

Minister of Innovation, Science and Smart Technology

Senator Lucille C. Moe

Minister of Information, Broadcasting and Public Affairs

Senator Dr. Romel O. Springer

Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training

Hon. Neil G.H. Rowe, M.P.

Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of People Empowerment and Elder Affairs