Marlene Juliet Flynn-Carty serves as one of the Executive Vice President of NAJASO. She is the Immediate Past President of the Jamaican Association of Bermuda (JAB). The JAB has grown in leaps and bounds under her leadership. The JAB, as a result of her networking skills, has received recognition from Government and other cultural and media groups on the island. Marlene is married to Bobby Washington Carty, a Contractor and Reggae Artist. She is the mother of Steve, Javaughan and Shaunte (Shaunte is a Young Professional and is the winner of the Miss Teen Bermuda 2011 – 2012).
Marlene is well known in Bermuda and has served in many capacities such as Moderator, Mistress of Ceremony at a number of Reggae concerts (featuring Sizzla, Frankie Paul, Gyptian, Etana…) and Gala events for the New Testament Church of God, NAJASO & JAB. She is a Song Writer, Artist Management, Playwright, TV News Presenter, Dub Poet. Marlene is a member of the New Testament Church of God and is a Preacher. She is also an entrepreneur owning two businesses; MarCarty Cleaning Specialist and MarCarty General Construction & Landscaping. She served as an Account Administrator for many years at HSBC Bank of Bermuda and is presently employed as a Corporate Administrator at the largest law firm on the island. Marlene is hard working and is not afraid to take on any task or challenge any group including government to get them to understand the role that Jamaicans play in Bermuda. She is a longstanding Executive Member and member of the Board of Directors of NAJASO for over a decade.