Press Release

Governor's Group
Office of the Governor
Office of the Deputy Governor
Release Date:
Friday, 12 November 2021 - 2:48pm

Deputy Governor, Mr. David Archer, Jr will act in the Office of Governor from November 13 to 22 in the absence of His Excellency the Governor, Mr. John J. Rankin, CMG who will be out of the Territory on business.

The Deputy Governor Archer, Jr’s appointment is in accordance with section 37 (1) (a) of the Virgin Islands Constitution Order 2007 which states, “During any period when the office of Governor is vacant, or the Governor is absent from the Virgin Islands or is for any other reason unable to perform the functions of his or her office, the Deputy Governor shall during Her Majesty’s pleasure, act in the office of Governor and shall perform the functions of that office accordingly.”


Temulji Hughes

Communications Officer
Deputy Governor's Office
Government of the Virgin Islands
Road Town,Tortola VG1110, Virgin Islands
Direct Line:  284 468 2350