Veteran journalist Emmanuel Joseph is the new president of the now renamed Barbados Association of Journalists and Media Workers (BARJAM).
Joseph, a senior reporter and producer with Barbados TODAY, was elected this afternoon at a special general meeting and relaunch of the previously named Barbados Association of Journalists (BAJ) at the Dalkeith Road headquarters of the National Union of Public Workers (NUPW).
The vice president is managing editor of the Nation Publishing Amanda Lynch-Foster while Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) reporter Ryan Broome is the general secretary and Marlon Madden a senior reporter with Barbados TODAY is treasurer. CBC sports reporter Ann Marie Burke is the public relations officer.
The three floor members are Lisa Lorde and Anthony Admiral Nelson of CBC and Motoring News Editor Trevor Thorpe.