Leadership

Governance

The Anglican Diocese of The Bahamas, Turks & Caicos Islands (The Anglican Diocese) has been involved in educating the youth of this nation for many years. Today, there are four schools St. Andrew’s Anglican School (Exuma), Bishop Michael Eldon School (Grand Bahama), St. Anne’s School, and St. John’s College in New Providence governed by the Anglican Central Education Authority (ACEA), a body of 15 members appointed by the Bishop of the Diocese of The Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands. All four schools are coeducational institutions. The primary departments of the schools have grade levels from nursery and kindergarten through grade six. The Secondary Departments have grade levels seven through twelve.

The Anglican Central Education Authority establishes and directs overall policy, controls staff recruitment and conditions of service, development and expansion, and finances. The Chairman is The Very Rev’d. Harry Bain, Dean of Christ Church Cathedral. The Director of Education is the liaison between the Anglican Central Education Authority and the school administration.

Board of Directors

NamePositionOrganization
The Rt. Rev'd. Laish Boyd Diocesan Bishop Anglican Diocese
The Very Rev'd. Harry Bain Victor & Dean Christ Church Cathedral
Sonja Balfour Diocesan Administrtor Anglican Diocese
Italia Davies Director of Education Anglican Central Education Authority
Lelani Burrows Deputy Director of Education Anglican Central Education Authority
Selisha Thompson Asst. Financial Controller Anglican Central Education Authority
Glen Ritchie President Family Guardian
Gravette Brown Corporate Executive
Janice Munnings Asst. Professor University of The Bahamas
JoyAnn Thompson Asst. Professor University of The Bahamas
Leja Burrows Asst. Director, Education Ministry of Education
Maria Seymour St. Education Officer Ministry of Education
Sean Longley Chief Executive Officer Leno Corporate Services