Our Speakers

Kendria L. Ferguson

A native of The Bahamas, Kendria Ferguson obtained a Bachelor’s in Marine Biology from Barry University and a Master’s Degree in Sustainable Energy from the University of South Florida.

Gordon Gill

Since graduating, she has worked on several critical environmental projects locally and internationally. Kendria’s experience included marine mammal research, sustainable development within the tourism sector, waste management, drafting environmental legislation, disaster response, developing a national campaign to ban select plastics and strategies for increasing renewable energy integration across the public sector and residential landscape. Currently pursuing her Ph.D. studies with UWI Mona Sustainable Development Institute, Kendria is exploring the socio-economics of natural disasters within The Bahamas context. Her vast experience and personal aspirations have led her to explore the breadths of policy and research within environmental and social sustainability roles throughout The Bahamas.