Juman Yassin returned unopposed as GOA President
-Dr. Pilgrim replaces Blackmore
Attorney-at-Law K.A. Juman Yassin was returned unopposed as President of the Guyana Olympic Association at its annual General Meeting which was held last Tuesday, at the entity’s Headquarters.
According to a release from the GOA, the audited statement and a report of the last four (4) years was submitted and adopted during the meeting.
The other officers elected were Noel Adonis, Charles Corbin and Dr. Karen Pilgrim as Vice-Presidents, while Ivor O’Brien was returned unopposed as Secretary General; Garfield Wiltshire as Treasurer and Hector Edwards as Assistant Secretary Treasurer.
The release also stated that Juman Yassin thanked Terry Holder for performing the role of Returning Officer, while complimenting outgoing Vice-Presidents Blackmore and George Lee Lam for their support and contributions over the years.
The GOA also announced the following persons as Trustees: Richard Fields S.C, Edward Luckhoo S.C, Victor Insanally, Terrence Holder and Paul Chan-A-Sue.