Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership
The Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis (St. Kitts and Nevis)
(Female Suffrage 1951) Part of the British Colony of Leeward and Windward Islands 1623-1967, when it became a state in association with United Kingdom before achieving independence in 1983

See also Saint Kitts Heads of State for the Queen,  Saint Christopher and Nevis Parliament and Nevis

1984-92 Minister of Women's Affairs Constance V. Mitcham
1986 Acting Minister of Education
1987 Acting Minister of Labour, Tourism and Education
1989-92 Minister of Health and Labour
1989 Acting Minister of Education
1992 Minister of Health and Tourism
1994-95 Minister of Health, Labour and Women's Affairs
Sometime Acting Prime Minister. Also served as High Court Registrar and Chief Magistrate (Trial Judge) in the British Virgin Islands, and Senior Magistrate in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis and now heads a privated Law firm. (b. 1947-)

1999-2000 Parliamentary Secretary of Tourism, Culture and Environment with Responsibility for Culture
2000-
04 Minister of  Information, Youth, Sport and Culture Jacinth Lorna Henry-Martin
Senator
1999-2000 and Labour MP 2000-04, Deputy Ambassador to United Kingdom and Ambassador to USA and OAS from 2011.

2010-15 Minister of Health, Social Services, Community Development, Culture and Gender Affairs Marcella Liburd
Deputy Speaker 1999-04 and Speaker of the National Assembly 2004-08 and Chair of the St. Kitts and Nevis Labour Party from 2013. First appointed Acting Prime Minister during the absence from the Federation of both the Prime Minister and the Deputy Premier.

2015- Minister of State of Health, Community Development, Gender Affairs and Social Services Wendy Phipps
Appointed Senator in 2015

 

Last update 25.02.15