H.E. Stephenson King is a Saint Lucian politician currently serving as the country’s sixth Prime Minister. In addition, King is Minister of Finance, International Financial Services, Economic Affairs, Economic Planning, and National Development. King represents the constituency of Castries North for the United Workers Party (UWP) in the House of Assembly of Saint Lucia.
As Prime Minister, King is focused on economic development, job creation, law and order, youth education and opportunity. An advocate of a return to traditional values through the security of peace, love, unity and harmony, King is dedicated to securing the St. Lucian people’s fundamental rights and freedom guaranteed under the Constitution. King oversees National Disaster Management, the Office of Privatization & Private Sector Relations, Public Sector Reform, and Cabinet Coordination.
King previously served as Minister of Community Development and Sport and Minister of Health and Local Government. King was also named Minister for Health and Labor Relations in 2006.