#ElectionJa – Meet Your MP: Noel Arscott

Minister of Local Government and Community Development Noel Arscott is the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Clarendon South Western. Here are some more facts about him:

  1. He was born in the parish of Clarendon and educated at the Toll Gate Primary School and Vere Technical High School.
  2. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Economics from the University of the West Indies, Mona.
  3. Arscott is one of four vice presidents of the People’s National Party (PNP), a position he has held since September 2008.
  4. He has a background in agro-processor and farming.
  5. He taught at the Garvey Maceo High School for several years.
  6. Arscott is a cousin of Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller.