Board of Directors
Fatima-Zahra serves on the 2021 GBCH Board as a Director. She fell in love with The Bahamas when she first visited Grand Bahama in 2001. Born in Morocco, Fatima-Zahra moved to France when she was four years old. While in France, she studied business and communication and passed her Baccalauréat at the Lycée Alphonse Daudet in Tarascon.
Lesley Davies-Baptista began working with fundraising and special events for the Home more than 15 years ago. She currently serves on the 2021 GBCH Board of Directors as Legacy Director. Lesley also sits on the Executive Committee and oversees donor relations and direct funding for the Home.
Ms. June M. Hutcheson was appointed to the position of Executive Director of Grand Bahama Children’s Home on March 8, 2021.She grew up in Grand Bahama but relocated to Florida as a teen. After completing university, she moved to Nassau to begin her career with the Catholic Board of Education. Ms. Hutcheson has earned a MS in Varying Exceptionalities from Nova Southern University and a BS in Psychology and Criminology from St. Leo University.