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Saint Lucia

Name: Sally Angela Shelton
State of Residency: Texas
Non-career appointee
Title: Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary
Appointment: May 17, 1979
Presentation of Credentials: Jun 11, 1979
Termination of Mission: Left Bridgetown Feb 24, 1981
Note: Also Ambassador to Barbados, Grenada and Dominica; Special Representative to Antigua, St. Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla, and St. Vincent; resident at Bridgetown.

Name: Milan D. Bish
State of Residency: Nebraska
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Appointment: Nov 23, 1981
Presentation of Credentials: Dec 15, 1981
Termination of Mission: Left Bridgetown Mar 4, 1984
Note: Also accredited to Antigua and Barbuda; Barbados, Dominica, St. Vincent and the Grenadines; and Special Representative to St. Christopher and Nevis; resident at Bridgetown.

Name: Thomas H. Anderson, Jr.
State of Residency: Mississippi
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Appointment: May 3, 1984
Presentation of Credentials: Aug 22, 1984
Termination of Mission: Left Bridgetown Mar 12, 1986
Note: Also accredited to Antigua and Barbuda; Barbados, Dominica, St. Christopher and Nevis, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines; resident at Bridgetown.

Name: Paul A. Russo
State of Residency: Virginia
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Appointment: Oct 14, 1986
Presentation of Credentials: Dec 2, 1986
Termination of Mission: Left Bridgetown Jun 25, 1988
Note: Also accredited to Antigua and Barbuda; Barbados, Dominica, St. Christopher and Nevis, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines; resident at Bridgetown.

Name: Joy A. Silverman
State of Residency: New York
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Note: Nomination of Jul 11, 1989, as Ambassador to Barbados, Dominica, St. Lucia, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines was not acted upon by the Senate. John E. Clark served as Chargé d'Affaires ad interim from Jun 1988.

Name: G. Philip Hughes
State of Residency: Virginia
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Appointment: Oct 30, 1990
Presentation of Credentials: Nov 21, 1990
Termination of Mission: Left Bridgetown June 17, 1993
Note: Also accredited to Barbados, Dominica, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines; resident in Bridgetown.

Name: Jeanette W. Hyde
State of Residency: North Carolina
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Appointment: Mar 28, 1994
Presentation of Credentials: May 3, 1994
Termination of Mission: Left Bridgetown Jan 31, 1998
Note: Also accredited to Barbados, Dominica, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines; resident in Bridgetown. Appointed Ambassador to Antigua/Barbuda, Grenada, and St. Kitts/Nevis on Mar 4, 1995.

Name: E. William Crotty
State of Residency: Florida
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Appointment: Oct 22, 1998
Presentation of Credentials: Aig 17, 1999
Termination of Mission: Died at Gainesville, Florida, Oct 10, 1999
Note: Accredited also to Antigua/Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, St. Lucia, St. Vincent/Grenadines; resident at Bridgetown.

Name: James A. Daley
State of Residency: Massachusetts
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Appointment: Aug 3, 2000
Presentation of Credentials: Nov 6, 2000
Termination of Mission: Left Bridgetown Mar 1, 2000
Note: Commissioned during a recess of the Senate; a second nomination of Sep 28, 2000, was not acted upon by the Senate. Accredited also to Antigua/Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, St. Lucia, St. Vincent/Grenadines; resident at Bridgetown.

Name: Earl Norfleet Phillips
State of Residency: North Carolina
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Appointment: Jan 30, 2002
Presentation of Credentials: Apr 9, 2002
Termination of Mission: Left Bridgetown Jun 1, 2003
Note: Also accredited to Antigua/Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, St. Kitts/Nevis and St. Vincent and the Grenadines; resident at Bridgetown.

Name: Mary Kramer
State of Residency: Iowa
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Appointment: Dec 15, 2003
Presentation of Credentials: Feb 11, 2004
Termination of Mission: Left Bridgetown, October 30, 2006.
Note: Also accredited to Antigua/Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, St. Kitts/Nevis, and St. Vincent/Grenadines; resident at Bridgetown.

Name: Mary Martin Ourisman
State of Residency: Florida
Non-career appointee
Title: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Appointment: September 15, 2006
Presentation of Credentials: February 20, 2007
Termination of Mission:
Note: Also accredited to Antigua/Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, St. Lucia, and St. Vincent/Grenadines; resident at Bridgetown.


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