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Franklin Andrew Merrifield Baron

Dominican government official

Franklin Andrew Merrifield Baron, Dominican government official. Member of Rotary (president Dominica 1976-1977, representative from Dominica to international conventions).

Background

BARON, FRANKLIN ANDREW MERRIFIELD was born on January 19, 1923 in Portsmouth, Dominica.

Education

Portsmouth Government School, Dominica. Spoken languages: English.

Career

Permanent Representative of Dominica, New York, and Ambassador to Organization of American States, Permanent Mission of Dominica since 1982. Chairman, Chronicle Printery Limited, Dominca, since 1990. Chairman, National Commercial Bank, Dominica, 1986-1990.

Chairman, Fort Young Hotel Company Limited, Dpminica, since 1986. Dominican High Commissioner to the Court of St James, United Kingdom, since 1986. Chairman, Fort Young (1986) Limited, 1986-1988.

Ambassador to the United States of America, Washington, District of Columbia, 1982-1986. Member, Board of Chronicle Printery Limited, 1984-1989. Member, Board of Industrial Development Corporation(s), Dominica, 1984-1989.

Chairman, Board of Dominica Electricity Services, 1981-1991. Member, Electoral Commission & Dominica Boundaries Commission, 1979-1990. Member, Local Policy Advisor Board of Barclay's Bank International, Dominica, 1976-1985.

Chairman, Dominica Tourist Board, 1970-1972. Executive Chairman, Franklyn Hotels, Limited, 1970-1975. Minister of Finance, 1960-1961.

Minister of Trade & Production, 1956-1960. Founder & Head, Dominica United People’s Party, 1954-1966. Member, Board of Management, Dominica Banana Growers Association, 1945-1955.

Membership

Member of Rotary (president Dominica 1976-1977, representative from Dominica to international conventions).

  • Member Rotary Club, Dominica.

Connections

Spouse Sybil Eva Francisca, National of Dominica.