Professor Andreas Charalambous President of Galen University. The government, conduct, management and control of the academic aspects of Galen University are vested in this Board. The Board has all powers necessary to perform these duties and to achieve the academic objectives and purposes of the university. This includes the power to make policies and set procedures in place.
The following individuals serve as members of Galen University's Board of Trustees:
Mr. Douglas Singh
Mr. Singh founded International Corporate Services Limited (ICS) in 1998, and possesses an MBA from Loyola Marymount University in California where he worked for over 10 years in the financial sector. He was the General Manager of the Government Development Bank in Belize for four years and also served on the Board of Directors of Atlantic Bank for that period. He has served as the Chairman of the United Democratic Party, the current ruling political party, for 10 years from 1999 to 2009.
Mr. Singh served in the National Assembly of Belize as Senator and Leader of Government Business in the Senate from 2008 to early 2012 and as a member of the Prime Minister’s Cabinet from 2010 to early 2012 as the Minister of Police and Public Safety. From 2012 to 2014 he served as a Director of the largest Telecommunications Company in Belize In addition to co-managing ICS, Mr. Singh presently serves as the Chairman of the Social Security Board in Belize and as the Chairman of the Citrus Products of Belize Ltd and their subsidiaries.
Senator Godwin Hulse
Senator Godwin Hulse is an engineer by profession, and a successful businessman. He is an expert on quality rice production, sales and marketing. For over a decade, he has participated in governance and legislative affairs of Belize. He has been an advocate, activist, author, and co-author to many laws and amendments. He assisted in drafting legislation, including the Free Zone and the Belize Chamber of Commerce Acts. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry. In 1993 he was a Councilor on the Board of the BCIi, and in 2008, he served as its President. Mr. Hulse was appointed to the Senate of Belize by the BCCI, and the Belize Business Bureau, to represent the interests of the private sector.
Dr. Aaron P. Lewis
Dr. Aaron P. Lewis received a Bachelor degree in Mathematics and Physics from South Carolina State University, and a PhD from The University of South Carolina (USA). His dissertation research was in the area of nuclear and low temperature physics. His career has focused on tertiary level education. He taught and also conducted research assistantships at the University of South Carolina and at Syracuse University in the USA. In 2000, Dr. Lewis returned to Belize and joined the University of Belize, where he is an Assistant Professor. From 2002-2003 he served as Dean of Arts and Sciences at the University of Belize. From 2003-2007 he was the Dean of the Faculty of Science and Technology. Dr. Lewis has a number of research publications in physics.
Ms. Marian E. McNab
Ms. Marian E. McNab received a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Mesa State College, Colorado, U.S.A., and a Master of Science Degree in Human Resource Management and Development from the University of Manchester, U.K. She has spent her career working in the Public Service of the Government of Belize. She has served as Permanent Secretary in the Ministries of the Public Service and Labour (1993-1998), Tourism, Information and Broadcasting (1998-1999), and the Attorney General (1999-2000). She has also served been the Chief Executive Officer in the Ministries of the Public Service (2000-2003), Education, Youth and Sports (2003-2008), and is currently the CEO in the Ministry of Labour, Local Government and Rural Development.
Dr. Glenford Howe
Mr. Clifton Hill