The Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) congratulates Devron Newman on his promotion to the rank of captain in the Merchant Marine, effective May 1, 2012. Receiving a certificate of competence as a master mariner is the most recent of Captain Newman's list of impressive achievements. Captain Newman has a long and distinguished career in maritime education and training. He is currently the dean of marine and professional studies, with responsibilities for the management of programmes according to national and international standards on marine education and training. He is a graduate of CMI, World Maritime University, and a past student of Titchfield High School in Portland. He also has a Master of Science in marine safety administration.