On August 10th the Government of Belize released an updated list of Cabinet and Chief Executive Officers (CEO) within the Ministries of governance. This marks the third reshuffling of the Cabinet since the last General Election in 2015.

 

 

Ministry

Minister / Minister of State

CEO

1

Prime Minister & Minister of Finance

and Minister of Natural Resources

 

 

Hon. Dean Barrow

 

Hon. Dr. Carla Barnett

 

Ms. Audrey Wallace

 

Mr. Joseph Waight

 

Mrs. Sharon Young

2

Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Education (including Science & Technology), Culture, Youth and Sports

Hon. Patrick Faber

 

Mrs. Debbie Domingo

 

Mrs. Adele Catzim-Sanchez

3

Minister of Economic Development, Petroleum, Investment, Trade and Commerce

Hon. Erwin Contreras

 

Hon. Tracy Taegar-Panton

Mrs. Sharman Yvonne Hyde

 

Mrs. Amparo Masson

4

Minister of Housing and Urban Development

Hon. Michael Finnegan

Mr. Denton Belisle

5

Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, the Environment and Sustainable Development and Immigration

Hon. Godwin Hulse

 

Hon. Dr. Omar Figueroa

 

Hon. Beverly Williams

Mr. Jose Alpuche

 

Dr. Percival Cho

 

Mr. Edmund Zuniga

6

Minister of Tourism and Civil Aviation

Hon. Manuel Heredia

Mr. Yashin Dujon

7

Minister of Human Development, Social Transformation & Poverty Alleviation

Hon. Anthony Martinez

Ms. Judith Alpuche

8

Minister of Defence

Hon. John Saldivar

Mr. Felix Enriquez

9

Minister of Works

Hon. Rene Montero

Mr. Errol Gentle

10

Minister of Transport and NEMO

Hon. Edmond Castro

Mrs. Ruth Meighan

11

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Home Affairs

Hon. Wilfred Elrington

 

Hon. Elodio Aragon, Jr.

Mr. Patrick Andrews

 

Col. George Lovell

12

Minister of Health

(NHI, Primary Health Care)

Hon. Pablo Marin

Hon. Dr. Angel Campos

Dr. Ramon Figueroa

13

Minister of Labor, Local Government and Rural Development, Public Service, Energy & Public Utilities

Hon. Hugo Patt

 

Hon. Frank “Papa” Mena

Mr. Kerry Belisle

 

Dr. Peter Allen

14

Attorney General

Hon. Michael Peyrefitte

Mr. Nigel Hawke

 

Ag. Solicitor General – Mr. Nigel Hawke

Financial Secretary – Mr. Joseph Waight

Cabinet Secretary – Mr. Carlos Perdomo

** Yellow/Green highlights Ministers of State in the respective ministries