Three Knighted

Three Barbadians have been knighted for Independence this year.

They are Ken Hewitt for his outstanding contribution to the development of the international business services sector; lawyer, Jimmy Serroa, for an outstanding contribution to the modernizing of the Barbados electoral system and its administrative processes and Avisene Carrington, SCM, who has been named Dame of St. Andrew for her pioneering role in Early Childhood Education and her outstanding contribution to primary education in Barbados.

Ms. Carrington is also the first centenarian to be knighted in Barbados, having celebrated her birthday in September.