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Bermudian of the Year: Christie Hunter Arscott
Bermudians of the Year

Bermudian of the Year: Christie Hunter Arscott

Christie Hunter Arscott has devoted her career to helping women achieve their best by giving them the tools to become strong leaders and see risk as an opportunity to be seized, not avoided.The author, advisor and speaker, 38, who was one of the first Rhodes Scholars to pursue graduate research in women’s studies, has an acronym she calls Bold Moves: “Moves is how you assess whether it’s a risk worth taking,” she explains. “M is motivation, O is opportunity and…


Bermudians of the Year

Bermudian of the Year: Dr Carika Weldon

Geneticist and entrepreneur Dr Carika Weldon was "shocked and very amazed" to be named a Bermudian of the Year—but anyone hearing her speak about her work would not be.Dr Weldon radiates enthusiasm and, aged just 33, has already completed a…


Bermudians of the Year

Bermudian of the Year: The Hon. Walter Roban

If Bermuda’s Deputy Premier and Minster of Home Affairs asks you to be on his quiz team, say “yes.” As a child, his parents gave him the “big volume series” of the Encyclopaedia Britannica and that was his favourite thing…


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Bermudian of the Year: Patrina O’Connor-Paynter

Running Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda (BBBS) is not a job, it’s a vocation, and it’s one that Patrina O’Connor-Paynter, 47, was meant to do. “It was aligned,” she says. “I saw it [in the paper] and it was…


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9 Christmas Things with Bishop Nick Dill

Bishop Nick was born on Dock Hill, Devonshire in hurricane Arlene in the dark ages of 1963. Husband to Fiona, and Father to 6 amazing children. A perpetual drain on his parent's patience and money, he did two degrees -…

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Kelly Hunt: Campaigning for Kids

Kelly Hunt on what it takes to be an effective advocate for Bermuda’s vulnerable youth After seven years at the helm of the Coalition for the Protection of Children, 46-year-old Kelly Hunt says she is still “learning something new every…