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Jamaican government official , Lawyer

John Archibald Junor, Jamaican government official, lawyer. Certified barrister-at-law, London. Chairman Caricom Ministerial Conference on Environmental, Kingston, 1992; member national executive committee People's National Party, Kingston, 1980. Member Kingston Cricket Club, Police Officers' Club, Manchester Club.

Background

Junor, John Archibald was born on July 25, 1946 in Spalding, Manchester, Jamaica. Son of Silburn and Lucille (Heron) Junor.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, Howard University, 1968.

Career

Assistant secretary Dispute Tribunal, Kingston, Jamaica, 1975-1976. Company secretary, legal officer National Housing Trust, 1976-1980. Parish councillor Borobridge Division, St. Ann, Jamaica, 1977-1978.

Senior House of Parliament, Kingston, 1978-1980. Founding partner Playfair, Junor, Pearson & Company, 1980. Member from Central Manchester House of Parliament, since 1989.

Minister of state Ministry of Construction, Kingston, 1989-1990, Ministry of Development and Planning, Kingston, 1990-1991, Ministry of Finance, Kingston, 1992-1993. Minister Ministry of Tourism and Environmental, 1992-1993, Ministry of Local Government Youth and Sports, Kingston, 1993-1995, Ministry of Tourism, Kingston, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Certified barrister-at-law, London.

Religion

Through Covenant each individual accepts the relationship with God. It is not about acquiring a relationship with God, but living within the loving relationship that God has already offered.

Politics

Some people think that involvement in political life is something Christians should avoid. But God is present everywhere, including political institutions.

Views

Church members should be close and caring to feel each other's pains and problems. The good of the whole body of the Christian society should be put before individual needs.

Membership

Chairman Caricom Ministerial Conference on Environmental, Kingston, 1992. Member national executive committee People's National Party, Kingston, 1980. Member Kingston Cricket Club, Police Officers' Club, Manchester Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music, gardening.

Connections

Married Urla Rosslyn George, August 16, 1969. Children: Chelif, Uki, Ajani.

father:
Silburn Junor

mother:
Lucille (Heron) Junor

spouse:
Urla Rosslyn George

children:
Chelif Junor

Uki Junor

Ajani Junor