Jamaica - Ministry of Labour and Social Security

Lester Michael Henry

Mr. Michael Henry was appointed Minister of Labour and Social Security of Jamaica on June 17th, 2020. 

Mr. Henry has a long career en public service, having served as member of Parliament uninterruptedly since 1980. During these years, he has served as Minister of Transport and Mining form 2016 to 2018, Minister of Transport and Works from 2007 to 2011, and Minister without portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister until June, 2020. 

He has also been the Chairman and Member of the Public Accounts Committee from 1997-2007; Shadow Minister of Transport from 1993-2007; Shadow Minister of Local Government from 1989-1993; Minister of State for Culture from 1983-1989 and Minister of State for Tourism from 1981-1983.  


Focal point: 
Collette Roberts Risden, Permanent Secretary
1 (876) 922-9500-14
1F North Street, Kingston - Jamaica
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