Bachelor in Political Science, Howard University, 1968.
Assistant secretary, Dispute Tribunal, Kingston, Jamaica., 1975-1976; company secretary, legal officer, National Housing Trust, Kingston, 1976-1980; parish councillor, Borobridge Division, St. Ann, Jamaica, 1977-1978; senior, House of Parliament, Kingston, 1978-1980; founding partner, Playfair, Junor, Pearson & Company, Kingston, 1980; member from Control Manchester, House of Parliament, since 1989; minister of state, Ministry of Construction, Kingston, 1989-1990; minister of state, Ministry of Development and Planning, Kingston, 1990-1991; minister of state, Ministry of Finance, Kingston, 1992-1993; minister, Ministry of Tourism and Environmental, Kingston, 1992-1993; minister, Ministry of Local Government Youth and Sports, Kingston, 1993-1995; minister, Ministry of Tourism, Kingston, since 1995.
Chairman Caricom Ministerial Conference on Environmental, Kingston, 1992. Member of national Executive Committee People's National Party, Kingston, 1980. Member Kingston Cricket Club, Police Officers' Club, Manchester Club.
Married Urla Rosslyn George, August 16, 1969. Children: Chelif, Uki, Ajani.