UCTP Welcomes Newest Representative

The United Confederation of Taíno People (UCTP) is honored to inform our community that Dr. A.D. Cropper Ph.D (Kalinago Carib) has now taken on the responsibility of Interim UCTP Liaison Officer to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.

Dr. Cropper is a native Trinidadian who currently resides in Rochester, NY with his wife Natalie Rogers-Cropper and daughter Iala Kitanyea where he is employed by ITT Industries Space Systems Division. He has a long and distinguished community service record and has been affiliated with the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) for 15 years. Recently, Dr. Cropper was honored by the President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, the Honorable Professor Max Richards, with the prestigious “Icons in Science and Technology” award.

Interim UCTP Representative Dr. A.D. Cropper Ph.D with Humbolt Students attending the AISES National Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina.

*See 11/05/2005 post for related story