Senator Allyson West is the new Minister of Public Administration. She will retain her position as Minister in the Ministry of Finance.
The Ministry of Communications issued a release this morning confirming the appointment of West. The office of Public Administration was adopted by Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley following Garvin Simonette’s resignation because of a DUI charge. Simonette was to replace MP Marlene McDonald who was fired after she was charged with several offences.
In addition to West’s appointment:
- Foster Cummings has been appointed as Senator to replace Simonette
- Adrian Leonce has been promoted to Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Public Utilities