Updated: View Site Map Site Map
Governors of Turks and Caicos Islands
Country Bios | Governors | Deputy Governors | Heads of Government | Opposition Leaders | Cabinet
The Governor of the Turks and Caicos Islands is the representative of the British monarch in the United Kingdom's overseas territory ofTurks and Caicos Islands. The Governor is appointed by the monarch on the advice of the British government. The role of the Governor is to act as the head of state, and he or she is responsible for appointing the Premier and 5 members of the House of Assembly. The current Governor is Peter Beckingham.
Learn more
H.E. John FREEMAN
Governor: 17 Oct 2016   - incumbent
Biography
Former Governors of the of Turks and Caicos Islands
Learn more

Alexander Graham MITCHELL
Governor: Apr 1973 - May 1975

Biography
Learn more

Arthur Christopher WATSON
Governor: May 1975 - Jul 1978

Biography
Learn more

John Clifford STRONG
Governor: Aug 1978 - Sep 1982

Biography
Learn more

Christopher John TURNER
Governor: Oct 1982 - Jan 1987

Biography
Learn more

Michael John BRADLEY
Governor: Jan 1987 - Jun 1993

Biography
Learn more

Martin BOURKE
Governor: Jun 1993 - Sep 1996

Biography
Learn more

John Philip KELLY
Governor: Oct 1996 - Jan 2000

Biography
Learn more

Mervyn Thomas JONES
Governor: Jan 2000 - Nov 2002

Biography
Learn more

Cynthia Anita Louise ASTWOOD
Acting Governor: 2002

Biography
Learn more

James 'Jim' POSTON
Governor: 2002 - 2005

Biography || Throne Speeches: 2012
Learn more

Mahala WYNNS
Acting Governor: 2005

Biography
Learn more

Richard TAUWHARE
Governor: 11 Jul 2005 - 16 Jul 2008

Biography || Throne Speeches: 2006
Learn more

Mahala WYNNS
Acting Governor: 16 Jul 2008 - 5 Aug 2008

Biography
Learn more

Gordon Geoffrey WETHERELL
Governor: 5 Aug 2008 - 22 Aug 2011

Biography
Learn more

Martin STANLEY
Acting Governor: 22 Aug 2011 - 12 Sep 2011

Biography
Learn more

Damian Roderic 'Ric' TODD
Governor: 12 Sep 2011 - 15 Sep 2013

Biography || Throne Speeches: 2012
Learn more

Anya WILLIAMS
Acting Governor: 15 Sep 2013 - 9 Oct 2013

Biography
Learn more

Peter BECKINGHAM
Governor: 9 Oct 2013 - 16 Oct 2016

Biography || Inaugural Address || Throne Speeches: 2014 | 2015 | 2016
Learn more

John FREEMAN
Governor designate: 17 Oct 2016

Biography
Browse Biographies Alphabetically
A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Fact Check
We strive for accuracy and fairness. If you see something that doesn't look right, or if you would like to share additional information on the topic, kindly contact us!
How to Reference Our Site
To reference our site, please use the following as a general guideline.
APA: KnowledgeWalk Institute. (Date Published).Title of Web Page. Retrieved from (URL)
MLA: "Title of Web Page." caribbeanelections.com. KnowledgeWalk Institute, (date published). Web. Date Accessed.
Chicago: "Title of Web Page," KnowledgeWalk Institute, last modified (date), URL.
Turks and Caicos Islands
Caribbean Elections
 Country Profile
 Parliament
 Biographies
 Deputy Governors
 Elections
 Electoral Legislation
 Governors
 Heads of Government
 Leaders of the Opposition
 Manifestos
 National Budgets
 National Heroes
 National Strategies and Policies
 Throne Speeches
 SEARCH CARIBBEAN ELECTIONS
 GENERAL TOPICS
 Bookshelf
 Caribbean Constitutions
 Caribbean Studies
 Citizenship Education
 Democracy
 Free Trade Agreements
 Green Economy
 Global Election Sites
 Human Development Reports
 Human Rights
 International Development Reports
 International Politics
 Multilateral Agencies
 National Budgets
 National Heroes
 National Strategies & Policies
 Political Party Manifestos
 Regional and International Integration
 Throne Speeches
 Trade and Investment
 ABOUT CARIBBEAN ELECTIONS
Caribbean Elections
Caribbean Elections provides comprehensive information on the electoral process, politics, and citizenship in the Caribbean. This portal includes election data and resources for the public, teachers, students, and researchers.
Caribbean Elections Learn more about CE»
Visit KnowledgeWalk Institute © 2008-2016 KnowledgeWalk Institute. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Statement | Terms of Use  | Advertise With Us | About Us | Contact Us