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wholesale company controller

Velma Merlee Knowles, Bahamian wholesale company controller. Recipient Honoured award Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, 1981, certificate of appreciation United States Fish & Wildlife Service, 1982, certificate of merit Talent & Associated Companies, 1983.

Background

Knowles, Velma Merlee was born on December 8, 1963 in Nassau, Bahamas. Daughter of Winston E. Knowles and Margaret (Jane) Sawyer.

Education

Diploma with honors, Aquinas college, Nassau, 1981. Certified, World Bible Corresponding School, 1983.

Career

Sales clerk Stop-N-Shop Ltd., Nassau, 1978-1981. Typist, receptionist Bahamas National Trust, 1981-1983, office supervisor, 1983-1985. Executive secretary Ronald A. Albury Ltd., 1985-1986, assistant controller, since 1986.

Membership

Annual member, member schools education committee Bahamas National Trust, since 1981. Volunteer for ministry of tourism People to People, since 1983. Member fund raising committee Aquinas College, 1979-1981, executive assistant to student council, 1980-1981.

Member Institute Professional Managers (provisional member), Key Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing poetry songs lyrics, playing the guitar, boating, snorkeling, swimming.

Connections

father:
Winston E. Knowles Sawyer

mother:
Margaret (Jane) Sawyer