Mrs. Coomarie Goolabsingh, Permanent Secretary (Ag.)
Mrs. Coomarie Goolabsingh is currently the Permanent Secretary (Ag) in the Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries (MALF). Her tenure in the public service spans over thirty-five (35) years with extensive training and experience in strategic human resource management and leadership.
Prior to joining the Ministry, Mrs Goolabsingh who is a substantive Executive Director Human Resource Management, Service Commissions Department, has acted as Deputy Director of Personnel Administration.
Mrs. Goolabsingh is the holder of a Bachelor of Arts Degree (Honours) in Human Resource Management from the School of Accounting and Management (SAM) and a Certificate in Public Administration from the University of the West Indies (UWI).
Permanent Secretary (Ag.), Mrs. Coomarie Goolabsingh is married and has two children. Her favourite quote is by A.R. Rahaman….”Each one of us has our own evolution of life, and each one of us goes through different tests which are unique and challenging. But certain things are common and we do learn things from each other’s different experiences. On a spiritual journey, we all have the same destination.”