MINISTER OF TOURISM & PORTS – HON. KENNETH V. BRYAN, MP
Kenneth Vernon Bryan, Member of Parliament (MP) for George Town Central was born July 12th, 1980 in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. A committed family man, Kenneth is married to, Michele Bryan, together they have two daughters.
Minister Bryan has a degree in Business Administration from the University College of the Cayman Islands. He is also certified as a Backpack Journalist by the Poynter Institute of Media in Tampa, Florida. He also has experience as a civil servant, which he gained in his first job as a Cayman Islands Fire Officer in 1997.
He is well known for his time as a TV reporter, anchor and political journalist with Cayman 27 (2008- 2012) and as the Political Assistant to the Premier of the Cayman Islands from 2013-2015. In those two careers, he garnered much of his political knowledge.
Mr Bryan is also the founder of the “Grasp Your Future” voting registration drive in 2013 helping to register thousands of young people to participate in the electoral process.
In his free time, Kenneth speaks with troubled youths in various schools, most notably with the “Boys to Men” programme.
Once elected in 2017, he was appointed to a number of governing committees and is a strong voice in the opposition as the youngest member of the then Legislative Assembly and the sole independent member of the house.
Mr Bryan was reelected in April 2021 and is now the sitting Minister for Tourism & Ports.