17AGENTS of CHANGE As Barack Obama once said, “Change will not come if we wait
for some other person or some
This issue we honour five risk takers who
may not have set out to change Bermuda, but
whose passion, innovation and tenacity have
undoubtedly influenced our island.
Our five honourees include, Bermuda’s new
Premier, a long time advocate for children left
behind, a CEO whose innovative approach
has changed tourism marketing, a courageous
human rights activist and a literary
bellwether who has extended the reach of the
arts deep into Bermuda’s consciousness.
ELIZABETH JONES AND
W. C. STEVENSON