Michael A. Weeks, JP, MP
Michael WeeksMember of Parliament
Pembroke East Central
Michael A. Weeks is the Member of Parliament for the people of Pembroke East Central, Constituency #16, a seat he successfully contested in 2009, after the untimely death of the Hon. Nelson Bascome, JP, MP. In November 2010, he was appointed Minister Without Portfolio/Junior Minister of National Security and in 2011 was appointed as the Minister of Community Development & later the Minister of Public Works.
Mr. Weeks was born in Pembroke, Bermuda and educated at Central School (now called the Victor Scott School). He then went on to the Berkeley Institute and completed his High School education at the Fryeburg Academy in Maine. He then attended Howard University in Washington D.C., and graduated from there with a BBA in Business Administration, Majoring in Accounting and a Minor in Social Work.
He served for many years in the field of Accounting, and has had nearly twenty years of service as a Residential Treatment Officer in the Residential Treatment Services division. Some of those years he served, as a supervisor and live - in house parent.
Over the years, Mr. Weeks has served on a number of Government Boards, including the Housing and Planning Boards and the Pembroke Parish Council. He was also involved in a number of volunteer organizations, such as the former Chairman of the Board of C.A.R.E. Learning Center.
Presently, he is the Vice President of the Western Stars Sports Club, a member of the Bermuda Leopard's Club, member of the Berkeley Educational Society and an active member of the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated.
Mr. Weeks is married to Cindy, a twenty seven year veteran in education, and has three sons and a daughter.