Gov. Kenneth Mapp

Virgin Islands


Birth State
New York


University of the Virgin Islands, Harvard University

Government House, 21-22 Kongens Gade Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas, VI 00802

Phone: 340/774-0001  Fax: 340/693-4374

Governor’s Website       State Website


Kenneth Mapp became governor of the Virgin Islands on January 5, 2015.

Mapp began his career in public service as a police officer in New York and the Virgin Islands. He was elected to three terms as a senator in the Virgin Islands Legislature and later served as assistant director of the Industrial Development Commission and director of the Consumer Services Administration.

Mapp served as lieutenant governor from 1995 until 1999. In 2002, he was appointed as director of the Public Finance Authority. Mapp holds a master’s degree in public administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and has completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.


Chief of Staff
Eugene Farrell

Deputy Chief of Staff/Washington Representative
Rochelle Corneiro

Legal Counsel
Emile Henderson III

Communications Director/Media Contact
Kimberly Jones

Governor’s Scheduler
Carmen Potter

Former Governors

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