Current Board of Directors

Given the mandate of the PFA to fulfill vital governmental functions for the benefit of the entire Territory, the Board of Directors of the PFA is chaired by the Governor of the United States Virgin Islands, the highest elected official of the Territory. The members of the PFA’s Board of Directors are shown below. Currently, two vacancies exist in the St. Thomas/St. John/Water Island District. The Executive Director of the PFA is Valdamier O. Collens who also serves as the Commissioner of the Department of Finance.

 

Board Member
Chairman
Kenneth E. Mapp

On January 6, 2015, Kenneth E. Mapp was sworn in as the eighth elected Governor of the United States Virgin Islands with his running mate, Osbert E. Potter. Governor Mapp was born in Brooklyn, New York. In 1961, he moved to St. Croix, USVI...
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Board Member
Secretary
Keith O'Neale, Jr.

Keith O'Neale Jr. has served on the Public Finance Authority Board of the Virgin Islands since 2009 and he also serves on the Board of the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network. He is the owner of O'Neale's Transport Inc., Virgin Islands Regulated...
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Board Member
Board Member
Nellon Bowry

Nellon L. Bowry brings thirty (30) plus years of fiscal and financial management experience at the highest levels of the Government of the Virgin Islands. He has served this government faithfully as the Director of the Office of Management ...
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Board Member
Board Member
Pablo O'Neill, CPA

Pablo O’Neill brings an extensive background to the PFA's Board of Directors. With 43 years of financial, tax, and business management experience in the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico...
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Board Member
Executive Director
Valdamier O. Collens, CPA

Valdamier Collens, CPA, a native of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, New York State Certified Public Accountant and an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School, offers more than 20 years of providing sustainable changes in processes, systems, fiscal...
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