Derrick Glenroy 'Soso' Cuffy
Political Candidate, Dominica
Derrick Glenroy 'Soso' Cuffy is a Dominican politician.
Early life and education
Derrick Glenroy 'Soso' Cuffy was born in 1968 and raised in River Street, Dominica. He is the son of Shirley Shillingford and the adopted son of Ramona Graham. He attended the Roseau Boys' School and the Saint Mary's Academy (SMA). He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Management Studies from the University of the West Indies (UWI).
Cuffy is a consultant and a farmer. For decades, he was employment in the banana industry and worked in several areas such as food production, food quality assurance, water management, and certification. He also coordinated the Leaf Spot Programme at Dominica Banana Producers Ltd. (DBPL).
He has been involved in organizing football and domino matches in his community. He is also a member of the Roseau Improvement Committee (RIC).
Cuffy is contesting the Roseau Central seat for the United Workers' Party (UWP) in the 2019 General Election.
Cuffy is a divorcee; he has no children.