(CMR) The Ministry of Youth, Sports, Culture & Heritage (MYSCH) has welcomed Mrs. Mellony Bryan-Waugh as the new Head of the Youth Services Unit (YSU).
Mrs. Bryan-Waugh has had an extensive career as an educator and intervention services specialist. A teacher by profession, Mrs. Bryan-Waugh has spent nearly three decades working with young people in the classroom as a senior school leader, program facilitator, and adult training specialist.
She also possesses multiple qualifications in the field of Education, including a Postgraduate Diploma of Education from the University of the West Indies and a Masters of Arts in Education from the University of Warwick.
“Mrs. Bryan-Waugh comes with a wealth of qualifications and experience and displays a significant passion for youth empowerment and development. The Ministry looks forward to the transformation, development and intergenerational approach that the YSU team will offer under Mrs. Bryan-Waugh's leadership”, said Chief Officer Teresa Echenique.
Mrs. Bryan-Waugh thanked the Ministry for their warm welcome, saying, “I am excited to take on the challenge to develop, enhance and strengthen our youth services, and by extension, our community. I share the Ministry's vision to empower Cayman's young people and look forward to executing that vision alongside my colleagues at YSU.”
Mrs. Bryan-Waugh assumed her duties on 8 August 2022.