2011 - Chartered Accountant and Businessman, Joseph L. Patterson returns to Jamaica to live after migrating to Canada 17 years earlier.

2015 - The UIC is launched by Joseph L. Patterson, together with his wife, supporters and over 50 well-wishers at his farm in North-East St. Elizabeth.

2016 - Joseph L. Patterson runs as an Independent and won the affections of Jamaicans across the country and abroad for his effort and message. 

2017 - UIC Jamaica membership continues to grow. Followers increased to over 10,000 online after first public convention in Mona, Kingston where members voted to organize as a political party.

Vice President, Surrey County, is currently vacant.

Patrise Campbell
Membership Director, is an Executive Legal Secretary and Youth Advocate.

OUR founder

Information Technology Director position is currently vacant. Applications are welcomed.

Horenzo Chambers
Treasury Secretary, is a Student of Education at the University of the West Indies.

Youth Leader, currently vacant


Janett Lacey Chocianowski
Fundraising Director, is an Educator and Businesswoman.

Vice President, Middlesex County, is currently vacant. Applicants are welcomed. 

our mission

A Non-partisan Democratic Republic of Jamaica that protects Individual Liberty  and Promotes Personal Responsibility.

Jon-Tae Nugent
General Secretary, is a Student of Law at the University of the West Indies.

​​Joseph L. Patterson
President, is a Chartered Professional Accountant,  Social Investor and Businessman.

​​​Humphrey Sutherland
Chairman, is an Advertising Graphic Designer, Businessman and Nature Enthusiast.


- Equal Opportunity, Equal Rights and Equal Justice 

- Individual Liberty & Personal Responsibility

- A Safe, Clean and Orderly Society.

OUR History

Nayehama Grandison
Vice President, Cornwall, is an Architect, Entrepreneur and Businessman.

Dr. Evelyn Richardson
Public Relations Director, is a Businesswoman and Broadcaster.

It is the natural right of every human being to be free. Therefore, the only moral justification and rightful purpose of government is the protection of your life, liberty and property. Good Governance is a system that protects our individual liberty, promotes personal responsibility and provides all citizens a safe, clean and orderly society. This is the sure foundation for a truly great and prosperous nation.

our leadership team

our vision

A Jamaica that brings out the best in all its people.