U.S. Board of Directors

Lourey Smith, Chairman

Barry Benjamin

Chris Kettel

Samantha Wong

Clifford O'Brian Strachan

Janeen Curtis

Kathleen Sullivan-Sealey

Bahamas Board of Directors 

Janeen Curtis was educated at Rolle Town Primary School, St. John’s College and The College of The Bahamas. Miss. Curtis made a career in offshore and commercial banking and currently manages the National Job Creation Skills and Enhancement Programme. She is an active member of the National Youth Committee and  St.Herman Baptist church, volunteering her time to the breakfast program three times a week and after-school activities. 

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Exuma Foundation Hoopers Bay office will be manned by volunteers.  Please send us an email or call if you are able to volunteer here.

Board Members for 2022

Barry Benjamin

Janie Palmer-Albury
Ramon Darville
Jenny Kettel
Jeremy Mutton
Daniel Strachan
Kathleen Sullivan-Sealey

The Mission of The Exuma Foundation is to enhance the quality of life for the people of the island of Exuma in The Bahamas, both now and for future generations to come, by encouraging and managing gifts for operating, capital, and endowment, by addressing community needs through grant making, and by providing philanthropic leadership. The Exuma Foundation (Bahamas) Ltd., a partner organization of the Exuma Foundation, seeks to enhance the quality of life for people of the island of Exuma, both now and for generations to come, by managing the Exuma Foundation (Bahamas) properties and facilities, overseeing management of programs that take place on the facilities, and by overseeing the management of funds disbursed by the Exuma Foundation. The Exuma Foundation (Bahamas) Ltd. seeks to maintain an environmentally sustainable campus that is a catalyst for the educational and community  enrichment programs as well as a model of Exuma's indigenous flora and fauna environment. 

Our Mission

About Our New Board Members

​Peter Nicholson, President

Jeff Todd

Tyrone Munroe

Daniel Strachan

Howard Chang

Canadian Board of Directors

Clifford O'Brian Strachan was educated at George Town Primary School, Exuma Senior High and The College of The Bahamas. He is well known in his community as a leader and successful businessman; formerly a chief councillor and chairman of the East Township, he is a JP and still serves on local government. Strachan is proud to serve on numerous local committee’s for sports, junkanoo, and Regatta as well as being an active member of St. John’s Union Baptist Church. Within his community,  he serves as first vice president and director of the Exuma District Youth Department, president of the Commonwealth Spiritual Convention Youth Department, assistant treasurer and user of Exuma District Convention, and treasurer and usher to the St. John’s Union Baptist.