UIC Jamaica

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.

Diana Hyman
General Secretary, is an Accounting Officer and Political Science Graduate with Project Management certification.

Vice President, Surrey County, position is currently vacant. Candidates are welcomed.

our values

Equity in Opportunity, Rights and Justice for all Jamaicans in a Safe, Clean and Orderly Jamaica.

OUR History

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

Vice President, Cornwall, position is currently vacant. Candidates are welcomed.

our vision

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

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

Patrise Campbell
Membership Director, is an Executive Secretary with a legal background and who lives in St. Catherine.

OUR founder

Orande Morgan
Information Technology Director, is a health enthusiast, entrepreneur and businessman.

Nadine Thomas
Campaign Manager, is a Community Organizer and Consultant with a deep love of social work and children. 

Jeanette McIntosh EA
Treasury Secretary (Acting), is a Senior Accountant with over 20 years experience.

Mario Boothe
Communications Director & Youth Leader, is a CSR, digital social activist and writer.


Mark Cameron
Vice President, Middlesex County, is an Artist, Chef and Entrepreneur with a special interest in the environment. 

our mission

A Non-partisan Democratic Republic of Jamaica.

Let's Make A New Jamaica!

our leadership team

The UIC is committed to creating a nonpartisan democratic republic of Jamaica with a new constitution that promotes good governance by eliminating political corruption. We will focus on making Jamaica a safe, clean and orderly society where every citizen enjoys equal opportunity, equal rights and equal justice. This will bring out the best in our people and secure economic independence for our nation.

Dr. Evelyn Richardson
Public Relations & Fundraising Director, is a business woman and broadcaster.