Board & Management

Dr Helmer Hilwig, Chairman Dr. Helmer Hilwig, Chairman
Born in the Netherlands, Dr Hilwig is a medical doctor by profession. He came to Trinidad in 1983, to stay for one year, but 23 years later he is still here and at present the Clinical Director of Occupational Health and Priority Care Facility Departments at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.His involvement in theatre dates back to his university-days when he joined one of the major Dutch Theatre companies and soon extended into film and television. He has been very involved in local theatre since his arrival as actor or director and worked with The Bagasse Company, Raymond Choo Kong Productions, The Love Movement, PresCon Choir, Brian MacFarlane Productions, Nancy Jackman and Christopher Rodriguez to name a few.He is an Executive Member of the National Drama Association for the past seven years.
DSC_0049 Ms. Nisa Suepaul, Deputy Chairman

San Fernando born Nisa Suepaul is a Curriculum Officer – Business Studies, Ministry of Education. Her goal is to motivate education practitioners nationally, regionally and globally to ensure holistically developed students who can positively contribute to society.Ms. Suepaul has a Diploma in Education from the University of the West indies, a Professional Certificate in Human Resource Management from the School of Business & Computer Science and a Master of Education in Educational Studies from the UK’s University of Sheffield. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics in June 1997.

In her spare time, she has served as the Secretary of the Cunaripo Dharmic Sabha SDMS Branch and is currently a member of the Cunaripo Hindu Women’s Group and an Executive committee member of the SDMS North East Region HIV/AIDS Coordinating Committee.

Of utmost importance to her are her strong spiritual beliefs, family, community and nation building.

charlismile Ms. Charlene Griffith, Member

Born and raised in the east of Trinidad. She is the Personal Assistant to the Minister of Marine and Land Resources.

She is a singer/songwriter and the co-founder of the group 2Ntrigue, who was known for pioneering the genre presently called “Island Pop”. Ms. Griffith’s goal is to assist in developing young artistes and motivating young women to embrace and develop themselves. She spent five years between Trinidad , Atlanta and New York working with producers and developing the sound for other artistes. On her return to Trinidad and Tobago she was frontline for a Soca Band and entered the Soca Monarch Competition in 2013. She also represented Trinidad and Tobago internationally with other entertainers to showcase the country’s culture.

She holds a Diploma in Festival Development and has marketed several events and concerts in the USA and the Virgin Islands. She is also the founder/owner of Islandholik Entertainment , a young company geared towards promoting culture , music, fashion and events from the Caribbean.

She is a strong believer in faith and an optimist by heart.



Yvonne Roberts-White, Member Mrs. Yvonne Roberts-White, General Manager

Yvonne Roberts-White is the General Manager, Queen’s Hall. Yvonne is a highly skilled professional with extensive experience in the fields of senior management, marketing, communications and advocacy. She has brought her leadership skills and superior coordinating ability to bear on development initiatives in the national and regional arenas as evidenced by her success in key postings that she has held over the last twenty years.Prior to joining the Queens Hall team, Yvonne served as Advocacy/ Communications Consultant to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) with responsibility for providing technical support to governments and NGOs throughout the Caribbean.

Yvonne holds a Bachelor Business Administration Degree from Pace University, New York and certificates in Strategic Planning for the Senior Manager; Strategic Project Management; Interpersonal Management Skills and Power Communications.


Upcoming Events

  1. Joanne Edwards Image Consulting – Finishing School Graduation

    August 13 @ 6:00 pm - August 17 @ 8:00 pm
  2. birdsong Academy – Vacation Camp Closing Ceremony

    August 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Denzyl Edwards Gospel Concert

    August 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm