Ms. Bernadette Lewis
New Secretary General
A CTU committee was then established to determine a process for selecting and recruiting a new Secretary General. Ms. Bernadette Lewis was reruited, the first woman to hold the position and her tenure as Secretary General commenced on 13th August, 2003.
The new Secretary General, embarked on a process to re-engineer the CTU and to make it relevant in a rapidly changing technology sector. Under her her leadership in 2004 the CTU increased the frequeny of its statutory meetings, expanded the membership categories to include non-CARICOM States, private sector and civil society organisations and formally included information and communication technologies (ICT).