Members Of The Senate

The Senate consists of eleven members appointed by the Governor. Five are appointed on the advice of the Premier, three on the advice of the Leader of the Opposition, and the final three are Independent Senators are appointed at the discretion of the Governor. As of 2012, the present members of the Senate are:

Independent Senators: 

  • Carol Anne ¬†Bassett: President of the Senate
  • Joan Dillas-Wright: Vice-President of the Senate
  • James Jardine
Government/OBA Senators:
  • Michael Fahy: Minister for Home Affairs
  • Nalton Brangman: Minister of Education
  • Senator #3 not yet appointed
  • Senator #4 not yet appointed
  • Senator #5 not yet appointed
Opposition/PLP Senators:
  • Diallo Rabain
  • Jonathan Smith
  • Vince Ingham