The Commission is composed of nine members appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Legislature. Of the seven members appointed:

(1) Three (3) members must be selected from the taxi industry, one from each island, who are active taxi drivers who own taxi medallions; and

(2) Three (3) members must be from the public-at-large who are not government employees, and providing that one (1) member each must be a resident of St. Croix, St. Thomas and St. John respectively.

(3) One (1) member who must be retired with a background in law enforcement or the legal profession; and

The remaining two members are select from government agencies. One (1) member who is an employee of the V.I. Department of Tourism and one (1) member who is an employee of the V.I. Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs as recommended by their respective commissioners, provided further that one employee shall be a resident of the District of St. Croix and one employee shall be a resident of the District of St. Thomas-St. John.

All members of the Commission serve a term of three years; except that any person appointed to fill a vacancy occurring before the expiration of the term for which his predecessor was appointed serves only for the remainder of the term. Members may be reappointed subject to title 3 Virgin Islands Code section 65a(c) of this title. Upon expiration of a member's term, the member serves until the member's successor is appointed and qualified. Vacancies are filled for the unexpired term of a member in the same manner as the initial appointment.

Members

Horace Graham

Vice Chairman
Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs
District: St. Croix
Term Expires: Dec 2014

Eldondane Francis

St. Thomas Taxi Drivers
District: St. Thomas
Term Expires: Jun 2020

Secundino Roman-Cruz

Retired Law Enforcement
Divi Carina Bay
District: St. Croix
Term Expires: Feb 2019

Joyce Dore-Griffin

Assistant Commissioner
USVI Department of Tourism
District: St. Thomas
Term Expires: Dec 2018

Cedric Armstrong

Public-at-Large
Armstrong Ice Cream, Inc
District: St. Croix
Term Expires: Jul 2018

Richard Doumeng

Public-at-Large
Bolongo Beach Resort
District: St. Thomas
Term Expires: Jul 2018

Angie Smith

Public-at-Large
VIVA! Villas
District: St. John
Term Expires: Jul 2017

Sweeney J. Toussaint

St. Croix Taxi Drivers
St. Croix Safari
District: St. Croix
Term Expires: Dec 2014

Camille Paris

St. John Taxi Drivers
Government of the VI
District: St. John
Term Expires: Dec 2014