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Economic Reform Programme

The Economic Reform Programme (ERP) is the Government of Jamaica's  strategic plan of action to generate sustained economic growth and long-term development of Jamaica. ...

Jackson, Fitz A.

Fitz A. Jackson

Date of Birth 21 September 1958
Marital Status Seperated, father of two (2) sons and a daughter
Education Florida International University (FIU) - MPA
  University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, B.A. - Political Science
  Milwaukee Area Technical College, Associate of Applied Science - Civil Engineering Technology
  Kingston Technical High School
Professional Experience Chairman/CEO: Suntrax Corporation Ltd.
Managing Director: Suntrax Enterprises Ltd.
Hospital Administrator: Medical Associates Hospital
General Manager: Midway Oil Company in Milwaukee, USA.
Member: Hellshire Bay Development Company Board
Member: Board of Directors of the National Development Bank.
Chairman: Spanish Town Regional Hospital's Management Board
Chairman (Founding) Portmore Community College
Political Experience  
1989 - Present Member: National Executive Council (NEC) of the Peoples National Party (PNP).
1994 Elected Member of Parliament, South St. Catherine
1997 Re-elected Member of Parliament, South St. Catherine
2002 Re-elected Member of Parliament, South St. Catherine
1996 Represented Jamaica's Parliament at the inauguration of the Assembly of Caribbean Community of Parliamentarians (ACCP)
Represented Jamaica at the Commonwealth Parliamentary Seminar in Accra,Ghana.
1998 - 2000 Served as Jamaica's Parliamentary representative to the African Caribbean and Pacific-European (ACP-EU) Union Joint Assembly in Brussels, Belgium
Member of Public Accounts Committee of Parliament.
Parliamentary Experience Chairman of the Economy and Production Standing Committee of Parliament.
1998 - 2000 Served on Several Select and Joint Committees of Parliament
2002 - Present Chairman of the Economy and Production Standing Committee of Parliament
Ministerial Experience  
2000 - 2001 Minister of State: Ministry of Local Government, Youth and Community Development
2001 - 2002 Minister of State: Ministry of Education, Youth and Culture
2002 - Present Minister of State: Ministry of Finance and Planning.
Community Services  
1987 - 1988
1989 - 1990
President (Founding): Hellshire Heights Citizens Association