Lion Maureen Graham joined the Lioness Club of Bridgetown, Barbados in 1984 and subsequently became a charter member of the St. Michael Lions Club in 1992, serving with distinction. A distinguished past President, Lion Maureen has held several offices within the Association and chaired many committees. As membership Chair, she introduced the ‘’St. Michael Valentine’s Affair’’ in its 8th year and conceptualized and executed the Christmas with the Lions Project now in its 5th year. In recognition of her service, she has been equally awarded at every level, including Lion of the year; Zone Chairman Lions Paw for three Quarters, and Zone and Region Chairman of District 60B. She also received two International President’s Recognition Awards for excellence and the District Governor’s Award for work with the Disaster relief efforts in St. Vincent, Dominica, and St Lucia.
She is a certified Lions Leadership Trainer and also a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow. Trained management executive with practical experience spanning more than four decades, Lion Maureen is the Managing Director of IMPS Assurance Broker Ltd, an Insurance broking business, serving the community with pride for over thirty-five years. An outstanding leader both in her professional and civic life, she served as President of the Brokers Association of Barbados, Chairman of the Women in Development Organization, Chairman of Child Protection Agency, and the National Cultural Foundation (NCF) and is currently the Chairman of Board of Trustees of the Legacy Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Barbados Public Workers Credit Union. Lion Maureen PMJF lives by the mantra “It is by giving that you get” She is the mother of two adult sons, and the proud grandmother of three, two boys and a girl.