Community activist Terry Bynoe has been elected president of the recently-formed Canouan Island Development Council (CIDC).
The purpose of the group, which was formed on Feb. 25, is “To Work for the good and general welfare and the development of Canouan and its residents and to foster a better relationship between residents, investors and Government of SVG.”
Residents elected the executive during a meeting at the Canouan Hard Court.
The Executive also incudes Duane Lewis, Andrew Foyle and Peter Laidlow as 1st 2nd and 3rd Vice president; Valcina Gregg, secretary; Zico Garraway, treasurer; Shanique Pompey, assistant secretary/treasurer; Hansel Henry, public relations officer; and Lisa Frederick, Shelly King and Casita Laidlow as committee members.
The executive will serve for two years.
“Currently, the Council is developing its constitution and would be registered as a non-governmental/ not-for-profit organisation,” Henry said in a statement.
Its motto is, “Striving for a better Canouan”.