September 16, 2019

Cayman Islands: Proud of Them R10 Bios: Greyshell Bent, Shannon Williams

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Greyshell Bent – Community Service Eighteen-year-old Greyshell Bent’s life is one characterised by community service.  As a member and leader of the John Gray High School Key Club for five years, she performed more than 110 hours of community service annually while balancing her school work (including extra subjects), carrying out her duties as a […]

Cayman Islands: Proud of Them Round 10 Bios- Dominic Owens, Jillian Crooks

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Dominic Owens – Academics Dominic Owens is a 2017 honours graduate of St. Ignatius School where he obtained 10 I/GCSE passes consisting of A*, A’s and two B’s in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Accounting, ICT, English Language, French, Religious Studies, and English Literature. At his High School graduation, he received awards for Highest Attainment in […]

Cayman Islands Proud of Them Round 10 bios: Julisa Dilbert, Diego Smith

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From Cayman Islands Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands Julisa Dilbert– Business Young Caymanian businesswoman Julisa Dilbert is the embodiment of determination, innovation and hard work. At the tender age of 19, Julisa started a dog walking and pet sitting company.  The idea for her own business came to her while she was […]

Cayman Islands: Proud of Them Round 10 Bios: Allison Flores-Hernandez, Nathan McCoy

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Allison Flores-Hernandez – Academics 14-year old Allison Flores-Hernandez is a model student known for being conscientious, courteous, helpful and industrious. A very involved member of the Layman Scott High School student body in Cayman Brac from interschool sports days to Maths competitions to Student Council. She is a solid A-student who has been on the […]

Cayman Islands Proud of Them Round 10 Bios: Isabella Hall, Tarec Francis

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Isabella Hall – Academics Isabella Hall is a consistent high achiever who has earned numerous academic awards beginning with her days at Red Bay Primary School.  When she moved on to John Gray High School in 2010, her leadership skills and friendly disposition were quickly identified, and she was made a Deputy Prefect. While at John […]

Cayman Islands Proud of Them – Jade Barnard & Jorel Bellafonte bios

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Jade Barnard – Academics Scholar. Recycler. Entrepreneur. Musician. These are just some of the words that can be used to describe 14-year old Jade Barnard from West Bay.  Jade is a straight ‘A’ student at Cayman Prep and High School where she balances 13 subjects, including two foreign languages. At the end of the 2017/2018 […]

Nominations open for Cayman Islands ‘Proud of Them’

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The public is invited to recognise excellence among young people in the Cayman Islands by submitting nominations to the Proud of Them award scheme. The nomination period, for Round 10, runs from 16 November – 7 December 2018. Youth ages 10 – 25 who are reaching new heights of achievement in […]

Cayman Islands: Proud of Them recognises twelve stellar youth

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Ministry of Education and the National Youth Commission feted 12 young Caymanians at the Proud of Them, youth recognition initiative, celebration held at George Town Yacht Club on 11 July 2018. The Round 9 recipients hail from Stake Bay in Cayman Brac, George Town, and Bodden Town and range from […]

Nominations open for Cayman Islands’ ‘Proud of Them’ Today

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The public is invited to recognise excellence among young people in the Cayman Islands by submitting nominations to the Proud of Them award scheme. The nomination period, for Round Nine, runs from 1 June – 20 June 2018. Youth ages 10 – 25 who are reaching new heights of achievement in […]

Cayman Islands Proud of Them Bios: Brianna Bodden and Jared McGill

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Brianna Bodden: Bodden Town, 16, – Academics Brianna has been an exceptional student since she started Clifton Hunter High School (CHHS).  A well-rounded student, she epitomises what the ideal student represents, with her never give up attitude. She has been involved in just about every aspect of school life. She plays netball, is an avid […]