Miss Bahamas Universe Team

Our Board Members

The Miss Bahamas Pageant Organization is comprised of a stellar cadre of professionals from various backgrounds, all of whom bring their extensive experiences, exceptional skills and talents to the fore.

Our team members are leaders in various industries, including multimedia, communication, travel and tourism, modeling, film, entertainment, fundraising and charity. Together, they will train and prepare young Bahamian women to become better citizens and leaders in their respective communities all while continuing to build the organization into a global brand.

Anthony Smith

National Director

Pj Douglas Sands

Director of Pageant Affairs

Dr. Lorneka Joseph

Director of Personal and Career Development

Darron Pickstock

Legal Advisor

Carla Fernander

Contestant Manager

Brett Claywell

Co-Executive Producer

Miguel Roker

Director of Corporate Sponsorship

Khallilah Khalfani

Director of Finance

Chester Robards

Public Relations and Media Training

Ly’Qhorii “Jinga” Turnquest

Senior Coordinator

Valentino Laing

Stylist and Designer

Chantel O’Brian

Modeling Coach

Rolanda Epstein


KyShaun Miller


Kim Welcome

Communication Trainer

Rogan Smith


Lavado “Conch Boy” Stubbs


Aldom Chisolm


Daythan Newton

Resident Photographer

Nikoan Johnson


Hiram Carey