Jeanette Scatliffe Boynes named as AG. Director of SSB
It has been official announced that Mrs. Jeanette Scatliffe Boynes has been appointed to the position of Acting Director of the Social Security Board.
This comes after the early departure of Mrs. Antoinette Skelton. Skelton tendered her resignation on 31st December 2020 prior to her scheduled retirement of 30th June 2021.
Scatliffe Boynes appointment was upon the recommendation by the Board of Directors of the Social Security Board (BVI) and approval by Cabinet.
It was confirmed in a press release issued by the Social Security Board that, the new Acting Director’s appointment has been approved for a period of one (1) year, six (6) months in the first instance, until the position of Director has been filled permanently.
Boynes Scatliffe has contributed to the organization for over 30 years in the capacity of Deputy Director. During her tenure, Scatliffe Boynes functioned in a number of positions and managed a diverse portfolio in the organization; including Benefits and Contributions, Public Relations and Human Resources. She also served as Board Secretary.
The Acting Director has made presentations on behalf of the Board, locally, regionally, and internationally.
Scatliffe Boynes holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (with Honors) and has acquired extensive credits in doctoral studies focusing on organizational management.
When asked about her recent appointment, Scatliffe Boynes said, “I am humbled and excited about this opportunity to lead the Social Security organization. I look forward to building on Mrs. Skelton’s legacy and to leading the organization to even higher levels of achievement as we go forward”.