Minister of Communications, works, Public Utilities, Posts, Physical Planning, Natural Resources and Environment, Agriculture, Lands, Housing, Co-operatives and Fisheries.
Date of Birth: 19.12.1967
Education and Training:
Hugh Wooding Law School, Trinidad; Legal Education Certificate
University of the West Indies, Cave Hill; LLB
University of the West Indies, St. Augustine; B. Sc. Agriculture
Eastern Caribbean Institute of Agriculture (ECIAF) Trinidad
Awards and Commendations:
Best All-round Student (ECIAF)
1989 & 1990
National Officer of Excellence, Nevis
1992 & 1993
OECS Regional Officer of Excellence
National Scholarship Award ; Bank of Nova Scotia
Joe Pires Memorial Award (UWI)
Red Cross Society member
Past Culturama Financial Comptroller
Past Nevis Youth Council member
Member of Nevis Boy’s Scout
Founding member of Nevis Symphonic Band
Born in 1967 in Charlestown this accomplished scholar has chosen to take the ultimate step in service to his country. A passionate debater throughout his student years, Robelto has prepared himself for Cabinet by first pursuing careers in Agriculture as a Crop Protection Specialist and then by entering the legal profession. Before being elected to representative politics in the Nevis Local Elections on July 10, 2006, Robelto Hector operated his own law firm Hector and Associates in Charlestown.
In his spare time Robelto enjoys playing tape ball cricket with the guys at Bucco Park on Government Road, mixing and mingling with his constituents and fishing.