The CHTA Education Foundation has an active board of volunteer Trustees who give of their time, services & products for the development of young Caribbean people desiring a career in Tourism & Hospitality, and Caribbean nationals already employed in the industry wishing to uplift their skills and knowledge to grow their career paths.

Richard S. Kahn, President, Kahn Travel Communications, New York
Chairman, CHTA Education Foundation
Jim Weitkamp Vice President, Harbor Linen, Florida
Deputy Chairman, CHTA Education Foundation
Jim donating Chef Uniforms for Haitian Students in 2011/12
Ernest Dwight, President, Southwood Corporation, North Carolina
Auction Committee Chair

Ernest working the parties for donations at Marketplace 2010
Tom Pas President, Pas Purchasing, Tourism Marketing International, South Carolina
Counsel, CHTA Education Foundation

Tom celebrating Scholarship success at the inaugural Tourism Summit, 2012
Louise John, Owner, Talkabout Presentation Skills, Antigua
Haiti Project Lead, CHTA Education Foundation

2012 Allied Member of the Year with Jamaican Scholars Jhenelle & Abbie-Gayle
Hamish Watson, Managing Director, Mill Reef Club, Antigua

Antigua is delighted to have Hamish on-island as their active Trustee! Hamish has been a member of the Selection Committee for many years.
Lemuel González - Marcano, Manager, Condado Lagoon Villas Caribe Hilton, Puerto Rico

Lemuel mentors our Hispanic scholars and is an active Selection Committee member
Clive Barnes, General Manager, The Calabash Hotel, Grenada

Clive is a member of the Selection Committee
CHTAEF_BolongoBayLogoSM.gif Richard Doumeng,
Bolongo Bay Beach Club, St. Thomas

On sabbatical! President, CHTA 2012-14
Nadine Rankin AMG Ltd., UK CHTAEF UK Projects Chair

Nadine organized the elegant Wallace Collection Gala Fundraiser in March 2012

Anthony Bowen, Consultant, H W Sun Hotels, Barbados

Sherille Hughes, Owner, Paradise Coves

Past Vice-President of CHTA and keen supporter of youth and staff professional development.
Sue Springer, Executive President, Barbados Hotel & Tourism Association

Passionate supporter of youth development within Tourism & Hospitality
Loreen M. Chant, President, Johnson and Wales University, Florida

Loreen, Larry, Jeff & the Faculty at JWU are ALWAYS supportive & have assisted our Haiti Project tremendously
Amanda Wills Managing Director, Virgin Holidays Limited, UK

Amanda giving a Special Award in Barbados 2012
Neil Kolton, Director Resort Sales & Services - Caribbean

Neil Kolton & the team, work feverishly to donate many thousands of dollars annually.

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