MOFA Leadership

The Hon. Frederick A. Mitchell

The Hon. Frederick  A.  Mitchell

The Hon. Frederick  A.  Mitchell Minister of Foreign Affairs & Immigration New Providence.   Attorney Fred Mitchell was born in Nassau on 5 October 1953 to the late Fredrick A. Mitchell, Sr. and Lilla Angelina Mitchell (nee Forde). Political Highlights: Mr. Mitchell was sworn in as the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration on 10 May 2012….

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Mrs. Cleola Hamilton, Parliamentary Secretary

Mrs. Cleola Hamilton, Parliamentary Secretary

Mrs. Cleola Hamilton, Parliamentary Secretary Parliamentary Secretary for Department of Immigration New Providence. Cleola Hamilton is the mother of three children, Arnold Augustine, Dedrick Nathaniel and Clachara Telia Hamilton. She is also a member of Evangelistic Temple Church. Political Highlights: Ms. Hamilton was sworn in as Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and…

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HE Picewell A. Forbes

HE Picewell A. Forbes

HE Picewell A. Forbes Bahamas High Commissioner to CARICOM New Providence. Email: picewell@gmail.com Mr. Picewell “Soca” Forbes was born on August 1, 1961 in Smith’s Hill, South Andros. He is married to the former Drucilla Wallace and they are the parents of four children, Demathio, Picella, Paige and Ramon. Mr. Forbes is a member of the…

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Ambassador Sheila Carey

Ambassador Sheila Carey

Ambassador Sheila Carey Permanent Secretary New Providence. Email: sheilacarey@bahamas.gov.bs Biography Sheila Carey resumed the post of Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration in June 2015.  Previous to that appointment, Ms. Carey served as Chargé d’Affaires in Beijing from 2012 to March 2015. In June, 2007, Ms. Carey was appointed Permanent Secretary of…

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Ambassador Sharon C. Brennen-Haylock

Ambassador Sharon C. Brennen-Haylock

Ambassador Sharon C. Brennen-Haylock Director General New Providence. Email: sharonhaylock@bahamas.gov.bs Biography Ambassador Brennen-Haylock has more than 30 years of experience in diplomacy, international affairs, economic and social development, gender and management, with a brief period in the banking sector, which laid the groundwork for her keen appreciation of financial matters and fiscal discipline.  During her lengthy career in…

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