Everton “Heru” Holligan, Progressive Candidate for St. George North, believes his purpose in life is to leave his country and community better than the one he inherited. He was born and raised in Melverton, St. George and attended St. Luke’s Primary and Lodge School. His belief is exemplified in his chosen career as a holistic health consultant. He has co-founded Healing Earth Life Products (HELP), a natural health company which offers wellness consultations and manufactures a line of Herbal Formulas. Everton is an international and Caricom Certified Massage Therapist, and reflexologist and Holistic Health Consultant. He is also the owner of The Good Life Restaurant and Lounge, Barbados’ only vegan restaurant. Apart from being a business owner and family man, Everton has been a social activist and an advocate for community empowerment. He serves as Vice-President to the organisation Better Birthing in Bim, whose mandate is to educate about natural birthing practices, and advocate for better birthing conditions in public health institutions in Barbados. Everton also founded Khemit Konnections, an organisation he started in his early 20s while living abroad, to give back to the Citizens of Barbados. He used his resources t fund educational activities across the island, inviting international scholars to educate on topics of health and wellness. He also founded book clubs and study groups. Everton is the father and mentor of five amazing children for whom he desires to leave a legacy.