Maxine - Barbados
Deputy Head of Diversity and Inclusion
I enjoy working in Parliament as it has provided me with the opportunity to meet many different people who are so committed to supporting democracy.
Being part of the Commonwealth is always a reminder that I am a descendant of the Windrush generation. In my case, I am one of the first generation of children to be born in the UK of Caribbean descent. This is something I am very proud of.
And in the homecoming call to reconnect with Barbados by visiting family, with holidays or investing in the island: “We Gatherin’”