Jamaica Baptist Union



Rev. Dr. Glenroy Lalor


Rev. Dr. Glenroy Lalor was installed as the President of the JBU in February 2022, at the 172nd General Assembly. He is pastor of the Bethel Baptist Church in Half-Way-Tree. Rev. Dr. Lalor has pastored the Port Maria Circuit and served as Baptist Warden at the United Theological College of the West Indies. Rev. Dr. Lalor is married to Dr. Sharon Lalor, and they have one son Dominic.

Mrs Sylvia Henry

Vice President

Mrs. Sylvia Henry is a deacon at the Longville Park Baptist church and currently serves as moderator of the Thompson Town Circuit of Baptist churches. She also served as moderator of the Clarendon Baptist Association and was President of the Jamaica Baptist Women’s Federation from 2015-2017. She is married to the Rev. Edgar Henry. They have an adult daughter, Khadeen.

Rev. Dwight Fraser

Vice President

Rev. Dwight Fraser is pastor for the Eltham and Angels Circuit of Baptist Churches in Spanish Town, St. Catherine. He previously served at the Waldenesia Baptist Church in Trelawny and the Morant Bay Circuit of Baptist Churches in St Thomas. He is married to Keron and they have two children DeAnna and Ajani.

Rev. Merlyn Hyde Riley

Acting General Secretary

Rev. Merlyn Hyde Riley has been the General Secretary (Acting) since October 2021. She began her pastoral ministry in July 1999 at the Port Antonio Circuit of Baptist Churches in Portland where she was also ordained on August 20, 2001. Rev. Hyde Riley served as Associate General Secretary with responsibility for Youth, Education and Training of the Jamaica Baptist Union from 2006 until October 2021. She is married to Ainsworth and is blessed with two sons Gabe and Galen.

Mr. Ewan Millen

General Treasurer

Mr Ewan Millen is a member of the Mona Baptist Church where he has served in several roles. He is the immediate past church secretary, and has also served as chairman of the Finance and Administrative Committee. Ewan and his wife Jennifer are the parents of three adult children (Andre-Vaughn, Jodi-Ann and Janelle-Cheri). They have one granddaughter.

Rev. Robert Campbell

JBUMA Secretary

The Rev. Robert Campbell was elected Secretary for the Jamaica Baptist Union Mission Agency at the 2022 General Assembly. He is the pastor of the Old Harbour Bay Circuit of Baptist Churches. He previously served the Gibraltar Circuit. He is married to Delise and they have four children, Connilia, Astia, Charissa and Christophe.

Rev. Norva Rodney

Immediate Past President

The Rev. Norva Rodney demitted office as president in February 2022. He serves as pastor of the Kitson Town circuit of Baptist churches in St. Catherine. He previously served the Bethany Circuit in St. Ann. He is married to Naomi and they have one child, Daineda.