Albert Bryan (politician)

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Albert Bryan
Albert Bryan with Del Plaskett and Doug Domenech cropped (cropped).jpg
9th Governor of the United States Virgin Islands
Assumed office
January 7, 2019
LieutenantTregenza Roach
Preceded byKenneth Mapp
Personal details
Born
Albert Bryan Jr.

(1968-02-21) February 21, 1968 (age 51)
St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)
Yolanda Cabodevilla (m. 1998)
Children2
ResidenceGovernment House (Christiansted)
EducationWittenberg University (BA)
University of the Virgin Islands (MBA)
WebsiteGovernment Website

Albert Bryan Jr. (born February 21, 1968) is an American politician, who is the ninth Governor of United States Virgin Islands, since 2019. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as commissioner of Labor from 2007 to 2015.

On August 4, 2018, Bryan won the Democratic primary, earning 39.23% of the vote to defeat Allison "Allie" Petrus (33.67%) and Angel E. Dawson Jr. (26.68%).[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Unofficial Territorial Results (8-14-18)". 2018 General Election. Election System of the Virgin Islands. August 14, 2018. Retrieved November 23, 2018.
  2. ^ Albert Bryan elected Governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands
Party political offices
Preceded by
Donna Christian-Christensen
Democratic nominee for Governor of the United States Virgin Islands
2018
Most recent
Political offices
Preceded by
Kenneth Mapp
Governor of the United States Virgin Islands
2019–present
Incumbent