Michael Misick

Premier of the Turks and Caicos Islands
Born Feb 2, 1966

Michael Eugene Misick was the chief minister of the Turks and Caicos Islands from 15 August 2003 to 9 August 2006 and was the first Premier of the Turks and Caicos Islands from 9 August 2006 to 23 March 2009. Misick is a member of the liberal Progressive National Party, and became chief minister when his party, after eight years as the opposition party, gained two parliamentary seats in by-elections.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Michael Misick.


1966 Birth Born on February 2, 1966.


1984 18 Years Old Misick spent several years in the private sector where he was sales manager for Prestigious Properties Ltd. from 1984 to 1986 and managing director from 1986 to 1988.


1988 22 Years Old From 1988 to 1991 he was chairman and CEO of Paramount Group of Companies, a property and financial services company.
1991 25 Years Old Misick was first elected to the Legislative Council in 1991, when he became Minister of Tourism, Transportation and Communications.
1995 29 Years Old He was re-elected in 1995.


2002 36 Years Old In March 2002 he was elected leader of the then opposition PNP thus succeeding Washington Misick. … Read More
2003 37 Years Old The successful petitioning and winning of by-elections held in two constituencies resulted in Misick being sworn in as Chief Minister of the Turks and Caicos Islands on 16 August 2003. In April 2006, Premier Michael Misick married American actress and fashion designer, LisaRaye McCoy; it is reported that the Misicks are divorced. … Read More


In 2008, a Foreign Affairs Select Committee of British Members of Parliament conducting a routine review of the administration in British Overseas Territories received several reports of high-level official corruption in the Turks and Caicos. … Read More
2009 43 Years Old Misick, who has denied any wrongdoing, resigned on 23 March 2009 after an investigation found "clear signs of corruption" in Turks and Caicos. … Read More
2010 44 Years Old In September 2010 a report from the Turks and Caicos Islands 2008-9 Commission of Inquiry recommended criminal investigation of Misick of possible corruption and abuse of his former position. … Read More
2014 48 Years Old 1 More Event
He was returned to Turks and Caicos on 7 January 2014 where he was questioned at the capital's police headquarters.
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