Building future leaders and strong citizens
JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT (JA) Jamaica has a rich history of building future leaders and strong citizens through the projects and programmes it offers. This is evident as our students go on to do amazing things, from founding businesses to working in international and multinational companies, or setting up successful charities. Take a few minutes to meet some of our alumni as they share how JA Jamaica has impacted their lives. Name: Mathew Bourne Age :22 Ambition: Entrepreneur Last JA role: Alumnus JA impact: Helped me to realise my inner passion for entrepreneurship. Name: Donae Lindsay Age :18 Ambition: Student at the University of the West Indies, Mona Last JA role: President of Kreole Harvest JA impact: Assisted with my personal development and provided avenues for me to give back to my community. Name: Nizar Biasaor Age :20 Ambition: Trainee at CIBC First Caribbean International Bank and student at the University of the West Indies, Mona Last JA role: JACE participant JA impact: Aided in my professional development by preparing me with the skill sets needed for the world of work. Name: Shauntel Clarke Age :22 Ambition: Student at the University of the West Indies, Mona Last JA role: Event coordinator at JA Jamaica/ Alumna JA impact: Helped me to realise my ambition in aviation management and my knack for marketing.