Appointment of Chief Executive Officer of the Grenada Cultural Foundation
April 14, 2023 – The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, and Culture, announces the appointment of Mr. Livingston Nelson as the Chief Executive Officer of the Grenada Cultural Foundation.
Mr. Nelson is a well-known cultural practitioner. He comes to the Foundation with decades of experience as a cultural researcher and community leader. As the leader of the Tivoli Drummers, Mr. Nelson has been the organizer of workshops and festivals aimed at creating awareness and pride in our Grenadian identity. He also previously served as CEO of the Foundation during the period 2008 to 2013.
Apart from assuming responsibilities for the day-to-day running of the Foundation, Mr. Nelson will be expected to develop and recommend strategic plans to the Board consistent with the vision and mission of the Foundation as outlined in Act No. 23 of 1998, otherwise known as the Grenada Cultural Foundation Act, 1998.
The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, and Culture joins the Board of the Grenada Cultural Foundation in warmly welcoming Mr. Nelson as we look forward to working with the Foundation in fulfilling the charge given by the Prime Minister, to make Culture and the Creative Arts a pillar in the Government’s Transformation Agenda.
Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, and Culture