Fr Donald Dean Chambers, of the Archdiocese of Kingston, Jamaica has been appointed as the new General Secretary of the Antilles Episcopal Conference (AEC) with effect from December 1, 2018.
Fr Chambers was ordained priest on June 28, 1992 and has served in various capacities in his own archdiocese. He has also served as the Antilles Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies from 2007–2012.
Fr Chambers will succeed Fr John Persaud, of the Diocese of Georgetown, Guyana, who has served as General Secretary since November 2014.
The AEC, in a release last Monday extended best wishes to Fr Chambers and assured him of their prayers as he prepares to take up his new office.