Scott Johnson

Photograph of Scott Johnson by Ana-Lisa Wells

Education and Science Officer, Terrestrial Biologist Scott Johnson is a Science Office at the Bahamas National Trust. His research interests include terrestrial birds, reptiles, Bahamian ecology and teaching people about the importance of Bahamian wildlife.  Dubbed the “snake man” by many for his masterful handling of snakes, Scott is motivated by his desire to educate… Continue reading Scott Johnson

Rosemary C. Hanna

Rosemary C Hanna photographed by Ana-Lisa Wells

Author, Photographer, Historian Born in Nassau in 1942, Rosemary Clarice Hanna is a retired banker, author, documentary filmmaker, musician, gardener and photographer whose knowledge of the general history of The Bahamas and Nassau’s Over-The-Hill community provides valuable insight into the history and culture of The Bahamas.  She authored the book “Pictorial History and Memories of… Continue reading Rosemary C. Hanna

Philip A. Burrows

Portrait Photograph of Philip Burrows by Ben Jamieson

Director, Actor, Producer, Teacher Born 1956, Philip Burrows has been steadfast in his commitment to the cultural development of this nation. He is a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center.  Philip has been involved in more than a hundred productions either as… Continue reading Philip A. Burrows

Nova Taylor

Nova Taylor photographed by Duke Wells

Nurse Nova is the only practicing critical care nurse with certification in The Bahamas. She is one of the founders of the critical care and telemetry unit at Doctor’s Hospital, where she also started the sole respiratory therapy program.  She trains nurses and technicians in a variety of capacities. Nova says she absolutely loves her… Continue reading Nova Taylor

Nigel Bower

Photograph of Nigel Bower by Scharad Lightbourne

Boat Captain, Entrepreneur Starting out with nothing but a vision, Nigel Bower pioneered a whole new approach to providing tours. He wanted to provide vacationers an unforgettable experience in the breath-taking northern Exuma archipelago.  He rescued a derelict Defence Force boat from demolition, rolled up his sleeves and rebuilt it. Now he had a boat,… Continue reading Nigel Bower