Maxwell Samuels

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Maxwell Samuels
Member of the Belize House of Representatives for Belize Rural North
In office
30 June 1993 – 7 February 2008
Preceded by Sam Rhaburn
Succeeded by Edmond Castro
Personal details
Born 1940 (age 74–75)
Nationality Belizean
Political party People's United Party

Maxwell Ewing Samuels (born 1940) is a Belizean politician and a member of the People's United Party. He represented the Belize Rural North constituency of Belize District in the House of Representatives of Belize from 1993 until 2008.

A long time law enforcement officer, Samuels served as Commissioner of Police from 1981 until 1986. He was first elected to the Belize House in 1993, defeating United Democratic Party incumbent Area Rep. Sam Rhaburn by four votes.[1] He was re-elected in 1998 and 2003. Under Prime Minister Said Musa Samuels served as Minister of Communications, Transport and Public Utilities until 2005. Samuels was not a candidate for re-election in 2008.[2]

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