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Mark Newton Kerr-Jarrett

Mark Newton Kerr-Jarrett, Jamaican mechanical engineer.

Background

  • Kerr-Jarrett, Mark Newton was born on November 10, 1960 in Kingston, Jamaica. Son of Peter Francis and Janet Eleanor (Hesselbrock) Kerr-Jarrett.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1987.

    Career

    • Mechanical engineer NTSB, Washington, 1988-1989. General manager Barnett Ltd., Montego Bay, Jamaica, since 1989, president, managing director, since 1992. Director Greater Montego Bay Redevelopment Limited company, 1991-1994, 96—, Campus Crusade for Christ, Jamiaca, since 1996.

    Membership

    Justice of the Peace, Government Jamaica, 1997. Chairman St. James Parish Development Committee. Trustee Teamwork Trust and Christian Center.

    Chairman Flankers Primary & Junior High School, 2000-2003, St. James High School, since 2004. Member Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce (director 1997-1998, Second vice president 1998-1999, 1st vice president, 1999-2000, president 2000-2003, 2005-2006, director 2003-2004), Agricultural Development Corporation (director), Agricultural Marketing Corporation, National Works Agency (advisory board member).

    Personality

    Interests

    Scuba diving, horseback riding, sailing, skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Paula Kay Bovell, December 29, 1990. Children, Joshua Francis, Rebecca Michelle.
    • father: Peter Francis Kerr-Jarrett
    • mother: Janet Eleanor (Hesselbrock) Kerr-Jarrett
    • spouse: Paula Kay Bovell
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    Born November 10, 1960
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    • 1987
      Virginia Technology
    • 1988 - 1989
      Mechanical engineer, NTSB
      Washington, United States
    • 1989
      general manager, Barnett Limited
      Montego Bay, Saint James, Jamaica