Basseterre, St.Kitts (March 22nd 2017):- The People’s Action Movement PAM have finalized the dates for the Political Party’s 52nd annual Caucus and Convention.
The annual Caucus will take place on Saturday April 8th and will see delegates from All 8 constituencies convene and discuss current issues relevant to the party and also the country. The caucus is the forum at which delegates of the party will decide on the executive that will guide the work of the 52 year Old movement for the next year. All posts are up for election except party leader, The Hon.Shawn Richards retained his position for a mandate period of 3 years as party leader at the 2015 caucus. The Caucus will feature reports by members of the executive, by the various constituencies and sub branches within the Party.
The current executive officers are:
- Mr. Valentine Lindsey ,Chairman
- Ms. Natasha Grey, Deputy Chair
- Ms. Ryllis Percival, Treasurer
- Mrs. Vanessa Phipps, Deputy Secretary
- Mr. Gregg Herbert, Public relations Officer
- Hon. Shawn Richards, Party Leader
- Hon.Eugene Hamilton, Deputy Leader
- Mr.Jonel Powell, Deputy Leader
The National Convention will take place two weeks later on April 23rd .
Convention Attendees will hear presentations from all candidates/representatives from all 8 constituencies on the successes of the party and their performance in the historic Team UNITY Government.
The Convention over it’s 50 plus year history has featured speakers like then Opposition Leader and now Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness and Nevisian Deputy Premier Hon Mark Brantley in recent years as well as former St.Lucia and Dominica Leaders the Late John Compton and Dame Eugenia Charles during the Party’s rule in the 80’s .