Bernard Hurtault is now Interim leader of the Dominica Freedom Party.
The DFP made the announcement on Tuesday following the resignation of former leader Kent Vital on Monday.
The Party held a meeting Monday night to map a way forward, where Hurtault, who was Deputy Leader, became the Party’s natural leader according to its constitution.
Hurtault says the party will return to its core values.
According to the new DFP Leader, a delegate’s conference will be convened soon.
Interim DFP Leader Bernard Hurtault.
Bernard Hurtault is a program manager with Texas Instruments, previously based in Dallas Texas.
According to his LinkedIn Profile he holds a PhD in Development Economics and International Development and holds a master’s degree in Electrical engineering and product development. He previously completed a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry at the Midwestern State University in Texas.