Member of Parliament for South Leeward

Shadow Minister of Community Development, Local Government, Youth and Sports

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Few men have demonstrated dedication to the improvement and enhancement of their communities like Nigel ‘Nature’ Stephenson. Nigel has demonstrated that serving your fellow man can be a pathway to the higher honour of national service. This is why he has decided to step forward and bring true representation to the people of South Leeward.

Having a firm belief that education is the backbone of development, he entered the teaching profession twelve years ago. Having taught subjects such as Geography, Principles of Business and Economic, he has amassed a wealth of experience and success in enlightening out nations youth. Knowledge is power and Mr. Stephenson is putting power in the hands of the leaders of tomorrow.

Nigel believes in all-round development as is shown by his involvement in sport at the community, national and regional level. He is actively involved in many types of athletics as Chairman of the South Leeward Cricket and Netball Associations, Games Secretary of the South Leeward Football Association, Executive Member of the South Leeward Sports Association, Executive Member of the Vermont Sports and Cultural Club as well as Vice-President of the Campden Park Sports and Cultural Club.

ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • Bachelors of Science in Economics and Management Program –University of London.

INTERESTS OUTSIDE OF POLITICS:

  • Sports especially Cricket and Football, youth organizations

FAMILY LIFE:

Married

 

Other Candidates


Honourable Dr. Godwin L. Friday

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Honourable Arnhim U. Eustace

  Member of Parliament for East Kingstown and Leader of the Opposition, Finance, the Public Service, Economic Development and National Security.

Honourable Major St. Clair Leacock

Member of Parliament for Central Kingstown, Trade, Industry and Commerce, Private Sector Facilitation , Disaster Management and Labour

Honourable Terrance N. Ollivierre

Member of Parliament for Southern Grenadines, Education, Health and Grenadines Affairs

Honourable. Daniel E. Cummings

Daniel Cummings is an exemplary Representative of West Kingstown and Parliamentarian functioning seamlessly to support all the people of his constituency. His Resource Centre is open to all Vincentians youth and adults wanting to improve their circumstances.

Honourable Roland U. Matthews

Member of Parliament for North Leeward, Agriculture & Fisheries, Lands and Surveys, Physical Planning and Environment

Dr. the Honourable Linton Lewis

Dr. Linton A. Lewis is a true son of the soil having lived in East St. George all his life. He was born and bred in Calliaqua and he currently lives with his wife in Cane Hall.

Honourable Nigel Stephenson

Member of Parliament for South Leeward, Community Development, Local Government, Youth and Sports

Addison "Bash" Thomas

Born in the small farming Village of Chapmans, Addison ‘Bash’ Thomas knows what is to be poor, and can identify with the poor and working class.

Noel Dickson

Noel Dickson is a principled and extremely competent son of South Windward who brings to the table not just wide and varied academic and business/work experience but an appreciation of what it means to come from humble beginnings and succeed against trying odds.

Curtis Bowman

Coming from the Marriaqua Constituency, Curtis Bowman brings to the people of the constituency his desire to work hard to see their lives improve. He is passionate about the delivery of proper health care to his constituents and to the people of the nation.

Lauron Sheara Baptiste

Lauron "Sheara" Baptiste is a son of the soil born and bred in Sandy Bay in the North Windward constituency. Sheara received his Primary and Secondary education in Sandy Bay and Kingstown where he excelled in sports playing football and cricket in his community and school.

Dr. Julian (Jules) Ferdinand

Dr. Julian (Jules) Ferdinand is a business consultant, lecturer and author. He has conducted management and leadership training in several companies and organizations throughout the Eastern Caribbean.

Mr. Benjamin Exeter

Mr. Benjamin Exeter was born in Layou on to very humble beginnings. While a student at the Layou Government School, his mother migrated him and his siblings to Toronto, Canada.

Kenroy Johnson

Kenroy Johnson the NDP's candidate for North Central Windward has had a brilliant eaching career starting as a pupil teacher at the age of 14 years. He holds a Maters degree in Science Education and Curriculum Studies. A first class Honours Degree in Science Education and Curriculum studies at undergraduate level. He has worked to create curricula for the OECS and has functioned in his community educating and impacting the lives of his students positively. 

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