Cornelius A. Smith

Sir Cornelius Alvin Smith, GCMG[1] (born 7 April 1937)[2][3] is the Governor-General of the Bahamas,[4] serving since 28 June 2019.


Sir Cornelius Smith

Governor-General of the Bahamas
Assumed office
28 June 2019
MonarchElizabeth II
Prime MinisterHubert Minnis
Preceded byDame Marguerite Pindling
Personal details
Born (1937-04-07) 7 April 1937 (age 83)
Bahamas

BiographyEdit

He previously was Ambassador to the United States starting in 2008. He was also Minister of Transport, and Aviation of the Bahamas.[5][6] In 2018, he was sworn in as the deputy Governor General.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.thegazette.co.uk/notice/3378369
  2. ^ "AllGov - Officials". www.allgov.com. Retrieved 2019-06-28.
  3. ^ "thebahamasweekly.com - C.A Smith Officially Appointed Ambassador to Washington". www.thebahamasweekly.com. Retrieved 2019-06-28.
  4. ^ media. "The Cabinet Office announces The Honourable Cornelius A. Smith to serve as the 11th Governor-General in an Independent Bahamas! | Bahamaspress.com". Archived from the original on 2019-06-27. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
  5. ^ Guardian, The Nassau. "Cornelius Smith". National Library and Information Services - Bahamas. Archived from the original on 2019-09-16. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
  6. ^ Cooper, Michael R. "Minister Biographies". National Library and Information Services - Bahamas. Archived from the original on 2019-06-27. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
  7. ^ "CA Smith sworn in as Deputy to the Governor General". www.tribune242.com. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
Government offices
Preceded by
Dame Marguerite Pindling
Governor-General of the Bahamas
2019–present
Incumbent