Doreen Samuels is a Human Resource Manager at British Caribbean Insurance Company (BCIC). She holds a Master’s Degree from Nova Southeastern University in Human Resource Management, a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from UWI and has participated in numerous management and leadership development training courses. Her ability to integrate her real world professional experience in the bauxite/alumina, petroleum, maritime, insurance and the tertiary sectors with academic theory sets her apart and enhances her expertise and service delivery in the workplace and in the classroom. A member of the Human Resource Management Association of Jamaica (HRMAJ), she serves on the Conference Planning Committee. She is also a member of the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM).