The Hon. Girlyn Miguel is serving her second term as Parliamentary Representative for the Constituency of Marriaqua. She also serves as the Minister of Education.
Sister Girlyn, as she is fondly known, attended the Marriaqua Government School where she obtained the Primary School Leaving Certificate and became a member of the British Junior Red Cross Society. She's completed trainings in counseling and several trainings in education administration and teaching.
Girlyn Miguel devoted her life to education and our kids. She's spent her career in our schools working first as a teacher and then as a principal. She's also started programmes like First Browne, Girl Guide and Ranger Companies to help keep our kids on the right path.
As Minister of Education, Sister Girlyn has presided over an Education Revolution in this country. She oversaw the unprecedented expansion in the investment in our school facilities and in the quality of teachers. She also oversaw the explosion of scholarships in this country.
Outside of her ministerial duties, Sister Girlyn is active in the Marriaqua community. She's involved with the Marriaqua Cooperative Credit Union, the Marriaqua United Friendly Society and the Marriaqua Educztion, Culture and Sports Organisation.
A committed Christian, Sister Girlyn has been active in her church since she was 17. This includes service as a Lay Reader, Catechist, Eucharistic Minister of Holy Communion and she's been involved in missionary work at Geriatric homes, prisons, hospitals and to the home-bound.
Girlyn Miguel is a widow and mother of four.