Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) candidate for Micoud South, Guibion Ferdinand, said he is ready to provide what he described as ‘quality representation’ to the people of that constituency.
Ferdinand who will contesting that seat against United Workers Party (UWP) leader, Allen Chastanet, said that his life and belief system are in sync with the party.
The former school principal told a news conference on Thursday, “I am very comfortable associating with this party because I believe it is where as a politician I belong.”
Guibion who was born and has resided in Desruisseaux all his life is the Former Principal of the Micoud Secondary School, a community activist, sports enthusiast and educator.
He began his teaching career at the Blanchard Combined School in 1990 until he resigned as Principal of the Micoud Secondary School in March 2016.
The 42-year-old father of three is holds a Bachelor of Education (Hons) Degree in Educational Administration from the University of the West Indies as well as an Executive Diploma in School Management from the Institute of Business in Trinidad and Tobago. Ferdinand is a qualified teacher and attained his certificate from the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College.
Having served in various capacities in Youth and Sports Organizations, Ferdinand is very well know within the Micoud South Constituency and nationally. He was a FIFA Regional Instructor in Administration and Management and holds a Futuro III Certificate in Administration and Management (FIFA) and a level one certificate in coaching (Cricket).
The SLP has expressed confidence in Ferdinand securing a win at the next election.