Vice-Chairman & Executive Director
Karla McIntosh serves the Home as Vice-Chairman of the 2021 GBCH Board of Directors. She is also an Executive Director on the Executive Committee and in this role, she oversees Government Relations and Compliance. Karla began her professional career in 2004 as an Associate and Office Manager at Davis & Company’s Freeport Office where she gained experience in Civil Litigation, Conveyancing, Commercial Law, Corporate Law, Probate and Family Matters. Karla built on her experience and joined The Grand Bahama Port Authority Limited in 2010 as a Legal Counsel and Compliance Officer. In 2015, she was appointed General Counsel and currently serves as the Secretary to the Board of Directors. Karla holds a Bachelors of Law degree from the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados. She also attended the Eugene Dupuch Law School in Nassau, Bahamas, where she obtained her certificate of Legal Education. Karla was admitted to The Bahamas Bar in 2009 and is currently a member of The Bahamas Bar Association, Bahamas Association of Compliance Officers (BACO), International Compliance Association (ICA) and the International Federation of Women’s Lawyers (FIDA).