#JaVotes2016 – Meet Your MPs: Westmoreland

Luther Buchanan – Westmoreland Eastern


Luther Buchanan is the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Westmoreland Eastern. Here are some facts about him:

  1. Buchanan is a graduate of the St Elizabeth Technical High School, Jamaican German Automotive School, holds certificates from the Management Institute for National Development (MIND) and the University College of the Caribbean (UCC).
  2. He started his professional career as an Auto Mechanics teacher at the Maggoty High School. He then moved to the Godfrey Stewart High School in Westmoreland.
  3. He has served as Minister of State in three different ministries: Ministry of Water, Land, Environment and Climate Change; Ministry of Transport, Works and Housing and the Ministry of Health.
  4. Buchanan has represented his country twice as Parliamentary delegate to the Commonwealth Conferences held in London.